Europe in Eurasia – crossing continents | University of Oxford

Europe in Eurasia – crossing continents

Speaker
Sir Barry Cunliffe, Emeritus Professor of European Archaeology, University of Oxford
Event date
Event time
13:00 - 14:00
Venue
Ashmolean Museum
Beaumont Street
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 2PH
Venue details

Headley Lecture Theatre

Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
£5 adult/£4 concessions
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Required

Europe is often treated by archaeologists and historians as something of a contained world, but this underestimates the remarkable networks that bound it inextricably to the rest of Eurasia throughout prehistory. What drove this restless mobility – geography, population pressures or human desire to acquire knowledge and commodities?