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Archaeology Now: Curating the Celts - Fully booked
This event is now fully booked, please call Box Office on 0115 846 7777 to be added to the waiting list.
A series of FREE talks and handling sessions that focuses on current archaeological work. These talks allow professional archaeologists, related specialists and community groups to share their exciting work with us as it is happening and include regional, national and international projects.
CURATING THE CELTS
Wednesday 13 January 2016
Curator Dr Julia Farley will talk about her work on the current exhibition; Celts: Art and Identity at the British Museum (24 September - 31 January).
The exhibition explores the art and objects made by the peoples of Iron Age Europe who were referred to by the Ancient Greeks as Keltoi.
It also follows the story of how the words Celt and Celtic came to be redefined after 1500 to refer to the languages, histories and traditions of the modern Celtic nations.
Dr Julia Farley, Curator of the European Iron Age Collections, Department of Britain, Europe and Prehistory, British Museum.
To book call the Box Office on 0115 846 7777