The British Archaeological Association holds regular monthly lectures on the first Wednesday of each month between October and May in the rooms of the Society of Antiquaries of London, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London W1J 0BE.
Please note: However, it may be that precautions against the spread of Covid-19 make this impossible, in which case the lectures will be given online. Details on a lecture-by-lecture basis will be posted on the BAA website.
At the Society of Antiquaries of London: Tea is served from 4.30 p.m. and the Chair is taken at 5.00 p.m.
The lectures are open to all and provide an opportunity for professionals, students and independent scholars to present research that falls within the BAA’s areas of interest.
7 October 2020
The Fabric accounts of St Stephen’s Chapel, Westminster
by Professor Tim Ayers, University of York
4 November 2020
The Medieval Stained Glass at Holy Trinity, Long Melford
by Anna Eavis, English Heritage
2 December 2020
‘The face of one making for Jerusalem’: The Angel Choir of Lincoln Cathedral and Joy
by Katherine Turely, Birkbeck College
6 January 2021
Three historical oddities, from the fall of the Roman Empire to the BC/AC divide and the continent of Europe
by Professor Eric Fernie, Courtauld Institute of Art
3 February 2021
Living Legends: the art of adventure in English Manuscripts c.1240-1340
by Dr Amy Jeffs, University of Cambridge
3 March 2021
Angels on the edge: constructing sacred space in the art and architecture of early medieval England
by Dr Meg Boulton, Edinburgh College of Art
7 April 2021
Tracing the past: 3-D analysis of medieval vaults
by Dr Alexandrina Buchanan, Dr Nicholas Webb and Dr James Hillson, University of Liverpool
5 May 2021
Women and the built environment in late medieval Scotland
by Dr Rachel Delman, University of York