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Grave Concerns: Death, Landscape and Locality in Medieval Society

To coincide with the Society for Medieval Archaeology 2018 Annual Conference, we are pleased to offer you free access to this special collection from Medieval Archaeology. Articles relate to and engage with the conference theme, “Grave Concerns: Death, Landscape and Locality in Medieval Society,” and include several relevant pieces from other Routledge journals. All articles in this collection are free to read until 30 June 2019.

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Article Title AuthorVolume Issue
The Monumental Cemeteries of Northern PictlandJuliette Mitchell & Gordon NobleVol. 61 Iss. 1 (2017)
Interpreting Rock-Cut Grave Cemeteries: The Early Medieval Necropolis and Enclosure of São Gens, PortugalStuart Brookes, Catarina Tente & Sara PrataVol. 61 Iss. 2 (2017)
Sceattas in Anglo-Saxon GravesChristopher Scull & John NaylorVol. 60 Iss. 2 (2016)
The Lives and Deaths of Young Medieval Women: The Osteological EvidenceFiona Shapland, Mary Lewis & Rebecca WattsVol. 59 Iss. 1 (2015)
‘Sons of athelings given to the earth’: Infant Mortality within Anglo-Saxon Mortuary GeographyDuncan SayerVol.58 Iss.1 (2014)
The Children of the Reformation: Childhood Palaeoepidemiology in Britain, ad 1000–1700Bennjamin J Penny-Mason & Rebecca L GowlandVol. 58 Iss. 1 (2014)
Burial in Early Medieval Scotland: New QuestionsAdrián MaldonadoVol. 57 Iss. 1 (2013)
Passing into Poetry: Viking-Age Mortuary Drama and the Origins of Norse MythologyNeil PriceVol. 54 Iss. 1 (2014)
Magic for the Dead? The Archaeology of Magic in Later Medieval BurialsRoberta GilchristVol. 52 Iss. 1 (2008)
Ancient Landscapes and the Dead: The Reuse of Prehistoric and Roman Monuments as Early Anglo-Saxon Burial SitesHoward WilliamsVol 41. Iss. 1 (1997)
The Viking Barrow Cemetery at Heath Wood, Ingleby, DerbyshireJulian D. Richards, Marcus Jecock, Lizzie Richmond & Catherine TuckVol. 39 Iss. 1 (1995)

Additional Articles

Article TitleAuthorJournal Title Volume Issue
The Diseased Landscape: Medieval and Early Modern PlaguescapesLori JonesLandscapesVol. 17 Iss. 2 (2016)
Votive deposition, religion and the Anglo-Saxon furnished burial ritualSally CrawfordWorld Archaeology Vol. 36 Iss. 1 (2004)
Grave goods in early medieval burials: messages and meaningsHeinrich HärkeMortalityVol 19 Iss. 1 (2014)

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