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Department of Archaeology

Edge of Empire: Researching Northern Roman Britain

A Post graduate and early career conference focussing on Roman Research in Northern England and Scotland

Location - Dept of Archaeology, Dawson Building, University of Durham, Durham
Dates - Friday 2 September 2016
Organisers - Andrew Tibbs & Professor Richard Hingley
Host department - Archaeology
Keynote Speaker - Dr Rebecca Jones, Historic Environment Scotland

Edge of Empire aims to bring together post graduate, early career and independent researchers who are undertaking work on Roman activity in the north of England and Scotland.

Papers will be allocated a 20 minute slot, with time for discussion built into the day.

The conference will be opened by Professor Richard Hingley (Durham University) with a keynote speech given by Dr Rebecca Jones (Historic Environment Scotland) and summation by Professor David Breeze (Durham University).

Abstracts for proposed papers should be sent to Andrew Tibbs ( by Monday 4 July 2016.