Presentations and Talks

Upcoming Sessions and Papers

Viking slavery: an invisible institution? – Paper to be presented at Lund University, 25th September 2017.

On board with the Crew: identity formation and socio-political cohesion among Viking warbands and armies – Paper to be presented at the 2017 European Association of Archaeologists conference, Maastricht, 1st September 2017.

Raffield, B., Knecht, R., Price, N. & Lindsay, G. Giving a voice to the voiceless: exploring marginalised narratives of conflict on a Pacific battlefield – Paper to be presented at the 2017 European Association of Archaeologists conference, Maastricht, 2nd September 2017.

Sessions Chaired and Organised

Vikings! Current research on the early medieval North – Symposium organised at Simon Fraser University, 27th March 2017.

Captivity and Slavery in Viking Age Scandinavia – 81st Society for American Archaeology Conference, Orlando, 8th April 2016.

Conflict and Society in Viking Age Scandinavia – 80th Society for American Archaeology Conference, San Francisco, 16th April 2015.

Presentations and Talks

Raffield, B., Knecht, R., Price, N. & Linsday, G. Giving a voice to the voiceless: exploring marginalised narratives of conflict on a Pacific battlefield – paper presented at the 23rd European Association of Archaeologists conference, Maastricht, 2nd September 2017.

On board with the Crew: identity formation and socio-political cohesion among Viking warbands and armies – paper presented at the 23rd European Association of Archaeologists conference, Maastricht, 1st September 2017.

The evolution of Viking raiding – Paper presented at the Underwater Archaeological Society of British Columbia’s Shipwrecks conference, 1st April 2017 (by invitation).

Bands of brothers: the socio-political and military organisation of Viking armies during the 9th century – Paper presented at the 82nd Society for American Archaeology Conference, Vancouver, 30th March 2017.

War games: hegemonic masculinities and childhood development in the Viking Age – Paper presented at the Vikings! Current research on the early medieval North symposium, Simon Fraser University, 27th March 2017.

Male-Biased Operational Sex Ratios and the Origins of Viking Raiding – Paper presented at the University of Victoria Archaeology Department’s Seminar Series, 21st November 2016 (by invitation).

Religion, Cooperation and Conflict in Viking Age Scandinavia – Paper presented as part of the SFU Archaeology Department Seminar Series, 22nd September 2016.

Small Soldiers: Martial Influences on Childhood Development in Viking-Age Scandinavia – Paper presented at the 8th World Archaeological Congress, Kyoto, 30th August 2016.

Voices from the Battlefield: Peleliu, 1944 – Paper presented at the 8th World Archaeological Congress, Kyoto, 29th August 2016.

Raffield, B., Price, N. & Collard, M. Religious prosociality and cooperation: an alternative view from Viking-Age Scandinavia – Paper presented at the 6th International Association for the Cognitive Science of Religion Conference, Vancouver, 22nd August 2016.

Raffield, B., Price, N. & Collard, M. An evolutionary anthropological approach to the origins of Viking raiding – Paper presented at the Viking Worlds: Diversity and Change conference, University of Nottingham, 27th June 2016.

Slavery and the Vikings: cross-cultural comparative perspectives – Paper presented at the 81st Society for American Archaeology Conference, Orlando, 8th April 2016.

Raffield, B., Price, N. & Collard, M. The Role of the Gods in Promoting Prosociality in Viking-Age Scandinavia – Paper presented at the 5th Annual HESP Symposium, Simon Fraser University, on 19th March 2016.

Evolutionary Approaches to Viking Studies – Paper presented as part of the SFU Archaeology Department Seminar Series, Simon Fraser University, on 29th October 2015.

Raffield, B., Price, N. & Collard, M. The ‘Bare Branches’ of Scandinavian Society and the Origins of Viking Raiding – Paper presented at the 80th Society for American Archaeology Conference, San Francisco, on 16th April 2015.

Liminal Boundaries and Offering Sites: Rivers, Lakes and Wetlands as Depositional Contexts in Viking Age England – Paper presented at the SFU Archaeology Symposium, Vancouver Maritime Museum, on 7th March 2015.

Spiritual Contracts, Symbolic Defence: The deposition of weapons in English rivers during the Viking Age – Paper presented at the Viking Worlds conference, University of Oslo, on 13th March 2013.

The Land of Hope and Glory: Assessing the Materiality of Viking Age Conflict in England – Paper presented at the International Medieval Congress, University of Leeds, on 9th July 2012.

A Landscape of Endemic Warfare: The Archaeology of Scandinavian Occupied England – Paper presented at the Postgraduate Battlefield Archaeology Conference, University of Glasgow, on 8th October 2011.

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