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Glastonbury Abbey: Archaeology, Legend, and Interpretation

Glastonbury Abbey: Archaeology, Legend, and Interpretation
121 St. Joseph Street, Alumni Hall, Room 400
Time: May 2nd, 4:00 pm End: May 2nd, 6:00 pm
Interest Categories: Women/Gender, Religion, Study of (FAS), Medieval Studies (FAS), Archaeology, Anthropology (UTSC), Anthropology (UTM), Anthropology (FAS), 400-1200, 1500-1800, 1200-1500
Talk by Roberta Gilchrist, University of Reading)

The Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies presents


The 2016 Leonard E. Boyle Lecture:

Glastonbury Abbey: Archaeology, Legend, and Interpretation

 

ROBERTA GILCHRIST is Research Dean for Heritage and Creativity and Professor of Archaeology at the University of Reading. Her research addresses medieval social archaeology, with particular focus on gender and belief. She has published widely on the archaeology of medieval burial and religious communities (nunneries, monasteries, hospitals, cathedrals). She is particularly intrigued by the relationship between Christianity and medieval magic. A champion for equal opportunities, Roberta Gilchrist promotes women in archaeology and is actively involved in initiatives to integrate disability into the teaching of fieldwork.

A reception will follow the lecture in the Laurence K. Shook Common Room at the Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, 59 Queen's Park Crescent East

This event is free and open to all. Registration is not required. For further information please contact The Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies at 416 926 7142

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