Common Ground: A Conference in Honour of Anna Ritchie
This event, titled ‘Common Ground’ will take place virtually using Zoom Webinar across the afternoons of Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th March.
The full conference programme is as follows (times in GMT):
Saturday 5 March
12.45-12.50 Log on/arrival
12.50-13.00 Welcome remarks
13.00-13.20: Professor Ian Ralston – Anna Ritchie and Scottish Archaeology
13.20-14.10: Professor Katherine Forsyth – The Ogham Inscriptions of Orkney
14.20-15.10: Christina Cowart-Smith – The Abercorn Assemblage: New Insights into the Sculptural Repertoire of a Central British Monastery
15.20-16.10: Dr Alan Macniven – Commensality in Context: An Onomastic Review of the Socially Embedded Economies of Scotia Scandinavica
16.20-17.10: Dr Kelly Kilpatrick – Finding and Interpreting the Lost and Forgotten Early Inscribed Stones of Pictland
17.10-17.40 Join us in the Ritchie Arms for a chat to wrap up the day.
Sunday 6 March
12.45-12.50: Log on
13.00-13.50: Professor Stephen Driscoll – The Govan Hogbacks in Context
14.00-14.50: Dr Val Turner – Hidden in Plain Sight: Pictish Shetland
15.00-15.50: Dr Adrián Maldonado – Brough of Birsay Revisited: A New Look at the Pictish Workshop
16.00-16.50: Professor Gordon Noble – Aberlemno Environs: New Work by the Comparative Kingship Project
16.50-17.00: Closing remarks
17.00-17.30 Join us in the Ritchie Arms as we wrap up the weekend.