Upcoming Centre Seminars and Events

  • Film Screening: “Six Inches of Soil”, to be held on 11th April 2024, from 6-8.30pm at York City Screen Picturehouse. 
  • Exhibition and Artist’s Talk: “Rain Awakens”, a talk and exhibition by Indigenous artist sɬə́məxʷ (Rain Pierre) to be held on 1 June, 12-3pm in the Common Room, The King’s Manor, York. Tickets can be secured via the York Festival of Ideas website.  

Previous Centre Seminars

  • Kirstine Møller: “Colonial Encounters: continuity and change in the meeting between Inuit and the Moravian Brethren in Colonial Greenland”, held on the 19th May 2023. 
  • Annie Clarke: “The Groote Eylandt Archaeology Repatriation Project”, held on the 23rd June 2023.
  • Jason Dittmer: “Time, Heritage, Assemblage Theory”, held on the 14th July 2023. 
  • Colin Sterling: “Sustainability and the Crisis of Inheritance: Heritage Making in ‘End Times’”, held on 6th October 2023.
  • Whitney Battle-Baptiste: ‘“We were shaped by space”: An archaeological perspective of presence,
    identity and the materiality of Black life’, Friday 8th March 2024, 4pm, The Huntingdon Room, The King’s Manor, York