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Buildings Archaeology Without Recording

Issue: Vol 4 No. 2 (2017) Forum: Beyond Art/Archaeology

Journal: Journal of Contemporary Archaeology

Subject Areas: Archaeology

DOI: 10.1558/jca.32422


This short paper outlines the development and operation of a workshop series called Buildings Archaeology Without Recording. The workshops are an experiment in an artistically-inspired site-specific archaeology, which has proven successful in public and local-political engagements with archaeological themes.

Author: James Dixon

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