The Society for Medieval Archaeology Student Colloquium 2015 was held on 11th – 14th November with 50 attendees. The Society for the Study of Childhood in the Past sponsored a session “Children and Childhood” and awarded a best paper prize at the Colloquium. This well attended session was chaired by SSCIP committee member Dr Katie […]
Here is a link to a review of Mark Golden’s 2015 edition of his book, first published in 1990, Children and Childhood in Classical Athens. This was the first book in English to explore the lives of children in ancient Athens. Mark is a member of SSCIP.
A brand new Facebook group has been set up that may be of interest to some of our members. This page is intended for people interested in childhood bioarchaeology and anthropology. https://www.facebook.com/childhoodanth/
A new study has found that children suffered violent deaths during a turbulent time of severe social stress and drought following the “collapse” of the Wari empire in the Late Intermedi… Source: Violent deaths of children during a time of imperial decline in Ancient Peru