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Chris Gosden
Professor European Archaeology
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Chris Gosden
Chris Gosden
Chris Gosden
Professor European Archaeology
About me:
I am a Professorial Fellow in European Archaeology. I teach students in the Archaeology and Anthropology degree and supervise graduate students within the College.

Research Interests

- Human links with the material world, the long term history of creativity, intelligence, the emotions, and aesthetics;

- the archaeology of colonisation in the recent past, as well as in older periods such as the setting up of the Roman empire;

- late Prehistoric periods in Europe from the late Bronze Age to AD 400. Celtic art and other aspects of material culture;

- issues of identity, especially what it means to be English;

- the history of museums, their collections, archaeology and anthropology as disciplines.

I am interested in general world archaeology.