Oct 26, 2015 Rolf Warming Comments Off on 4th Postgraduate Conference in Conflict Archaeology
Combat Archaeology has the pleasure of presenting a paper at the 4th Postgraduate Conference in Conflict Archaeology which will be held at the University of Oxford, 6-8th December 2015.
In addition to the paper, entitled “Towards an Archaeology of Boarding: Naval Hand-to-Hand Combat Tactics of Northwestern Europe in the 16th Century, we have been generously been granted the time to present Combat Archaeology as an organisation and its mission. We hope more will join us in the future!
Here is the programme for the event. As you can see, there are lots and lots of interesting papers and presentations here!
Registration for the conference in now open!
Sign up through the following link: https://postgraduateconflictarchaeologyconference.wordpress.com/dates/
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Hope to see you in Oxford.
Rolf is the founder of the Society for Combat Archaeology (SoCA). He holds an MA degree in Maritime Archaeology from the University of Southampton and another MA degree in Prehistoric Archaeology from the University of Copenhagen. His studies have preeminently been on the subject of combat and conflict in the past, ranging from Mesolithic violence to organized state formation in the Renaissance. He has achieved the rank of sergeant in the Royal Danish Army. In addition to this, Rolf is the chief instructor of Weapons Combat Systems, a weaponry-based martial art which he teaches on both a national and international level through classes, seminars, etc.