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Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Classical Studies Events

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Sex, Sedition And Soldiery: Transatlantic Connections In 18th Centrury Material Culture

Time: 8 pm to 9 pm

Contact: Connie Rodriguez, PhD · rodrigue@loyno.edu · 865-2287

Location: Whitney Bank Presentation Room

“SEX, SEDITION AND SOLDIERY; TRANSATLANTIC CONNECTIONS IN 18TH CENTURY MATERIAL CULTURE”


A Lecture by
Stuart Campbell
Director of Treasure Trove Unit
National Museums Scotland


Wednesday, December 2, 2015
Whitney Bank Presentation Room
Thomas Hall
8 pm

free admission and free parking on campus

Co-sponsored by the Office of the Provost, the Department of Classical Studies and the New Orleans Society of the Archaeological Institute of America

Post-medieval artefacts are undoubtedly the most commonly recovered object from the ploughsoil, and their quantity and ubiquity can often present problems of interpretation to the archaeologist. This paper will examine several thematic categories of personal objects which are linked by unifying themes such as political sentiment or obscenity and suggest how these objects can be linked into a wider consideration of pot-medieval popular cultures.