Programme

Wednesday 27th February 2019

10.00 – 10.40am: Registration in the Arts Centre

Theatre

10.40 – 10.55: Welcome: Christopher Catling, RCAHMW

Carmen Mills, Aberystwyth University School of Art

11.00: PROFESSOR JENNIFFER WALLACE: ‘Beachy Head, Romantic barrows and the ‘alembic’ of archaeological poetics?’

11.50 – 12.10: Coffee Break in the Theatre Foyer

12.10: PROFESSOR MICHAEL SHANKS:‘The Archaeological Imagination – Beginnings’

1.00 – 1.55: LUNCH in the Theatre Foyer

1.45: Site visit to Pen Dinas

2.00: Dr Mary Lloyd Jones: ‘Archaeology: a singing language’

2.20: Dr Helen Wickstead: ‘The Stonehenge Art Ban Revisited’

2.40: Gareth Edwards RCAHMW: ‘The History and Collections of the National Monuments of Wales’

3.00 – 3.20: Coffee Break in the Theatre Foyer

3.20: Dr Antonia Thomas: ‘Art and Archaeology in Orkney: Past, Present and Future’

3.40: Dr Alan Chamberlain: ‘Archaeology, Imagination and Composition: Performing the Past in the Present’

4.00: Dr Brian Graham: ‘Finding the Future in my Past’

4.20: Round Table Discussion chaired by Christopher Catling RCAHMW

5.00: Close

Thursday 28th February 2019

Theatre

10.40 – 10.55: Welcome – AM Lord Dafydd Elis-Thomas, Minister for Culture, Tourism and Sport

Christopher Catling RCAHMW

Carmen Mills: Aberystwyth University School of Art

11.00: PROFESSOR LORD COLIN RENFREW: ‘Icons of the eternal – then and now’

11.50 – 12.10: Coffee Break in the Theatre Foyer

12.10: KATE WHITEFORD OBE: ‘Remote Sensing: an audio visual presentation of fictional archaeology’’

1.00 – 2.00: LUNCH in the Theatre Foyer

1.45: Site visit to RCAHMW Search Room

2.00: Welsh Language Commissioner: ‘The Dragon’s Tongue: a journey in images’

2.20: Dr Ffion Reynolds Cadw: ‘Materials as media at Bryn Celli Ddu passage tomb, Ynys Môn’

2.40: Hope for Justice: ‘Hope for Justice: its relevance today’

3.00 – 3.20: Coffee Break in the Theatre Foyer

3.20: Dr Peter Wakelin: ‘Art without Artists: the aesthetic legacy of antiquaries, illustrators and surveyors’

3.40: JULIA SORRELL (Double Session): ‘The Eye of the Artist’

4.20: Round Table Discussion chaired by Professor John Harvey Aberystwyth University School of Art

5.00: Close and end of the conference