AGM and Winter Seminar 2016


hosted by the University of Leicester
Museum Studies Building
19 University Road
Leicester, LE1 7RF.
10 December 2016, 11.30–4.30


11.00              Registration (tea/coffee available)

11.30               Annual General Meeting (agenda to be circulated at the meeting)

12.00              Lunch

1.00                Session 1 chaired by Bob Silvester

Chris Dyer, University of Leicester
‘1986 and all that: the origins and development of the MSRG’

1.45                            Gabor Thomas, University of Reading
‘Anglo-Saxon settlement studies enters the 21st century: recent advances and research agendas’

2.15                Mark Gardiner, University of Belfast
‘Ten years on: later medieval settlement in Britain, Ireland and beyond’

2.45                Tea and coffee, and birthday cake!

3.15                 Session 2 chaired by Stuart Wrathmell

Sam Turner, University of Newcastle
‘New methods for dating medieval terraces in the Mediterranean and
their potential applications in Britain’

3.45                Carenza Lewis, University of Lincoln
‘Settlements into the future’

Seminar fee £16.00 (with lunch), £8.00 (without lunch). Payment by cheque with complete slip below to Dr Susan Kilby, University of Leicester, Marc Fitch House, 5 Salisbury Road, Leicester, LE1 7QR; or for online payment at the University of Leicester online shop (click here).

Any enquiries including directions to the venue, please contact Dr Kilby at the above address or by email to  All bookings involving lunch must be received by Monday 5 December 2016.