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Magnus CoppsThis August we hosted three young people as part of a week-long placement scheme operated by Arts Emergency, an award-winning mentoring charity and network that supports young people to overcome barriers to participation in higher education and careers in Arts and Culture.
Dr Sadie Watson
07.08.2020Future Leaders Fellow Dr Sadie Watson on the impact of coronavirus on archaeological public engagement work.
18.07.2020In this blog, archaeological woodwork specialist Damian Goodburn shares what decades of excavation has taught us about sea level change over the centuries, and what bearing this has on life on the Thames floodplain today…
Dr Kate Faccia
09.07.2020Dr Kate Faccia on some of the key questions she's thinking about as she shapes our public consultation on how the benefit of archaeological engagement can be maximised.
Cecilia Levratto Francese
30.06.2020In this blog, MOLA Archivist Cecilia Levratto Francese shares why we should avoid thinking about gender in a binary way when we interpret burial evidence from the 5th – 7th centuries…