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International Ancient Warfare Conference 2014

Next years conference BLOG can be accessed here:


Travel to Aberystwyth
This is the information provided by the National Library of Wales for people travelling to the library.
This information directs users to Aberystwyth University’s campuses
If you click on the Penglais campus tab you can see that the National Library is adjacent to it.

Accommodation in Aberystwyth Area
Bed and breakfast in hotels and guest houses in and around Aberystwyth.

For further information on serviced and self-catering accommodation contact:
Aberystwyth Tourist Information Centre
01970 612125

Final Call for Papers

Final reminder that the deadline for abstracts is February 28th 2013.

Call For Papers: Ancient Warfare Workshop
This workshop is jointly supported by Aberystwyth University, Bangor University, and the University of Wales: Trinity Saint David. It will be held from the 18th of September to the 20th of September 2013, at Aberystwyth University. Workshop Organiser: Geoff Lee (University of Wales : Trinity Saint David).

The workshop is aimed equally at postgraduate students, early career researchers and established academics. The intent is to facilitate a multi-disciplinary workshop and therefore researchers from any relevant discipline are encouraged to participate. Papers on any aspect of Ancient Warfare are sought. These will be of thirty minutes duration with fifteen minutes for comments/questions. The proceedings from the workshop will be published.

The deadline for submission of abstracts, which should be of c. 300 words, is February 28th 2013. All participants will be required to pay the workshop fee which is £10:00 for current students and £15:00 for other participants.

Aberystwyth is easily accessible by rail. Postgraduate students needing help with their travel costs are encouraged to apply to the Thomas Wiedemann Memorial Fund ( Accommodation and meals will not be arranged for the workshop. However, as Aberystwyth is a popular seaside holiday resort there is an abundance of accommodation available. There are also several good places to eat within easy walking distance of the campus. To submit an abstract or for more information please contact the workshop organiser at: