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Prospection Papers, Panels and Publications

Past, Present, Somewhere Kettles Yard (Cambridge, UK) Sept - Nov 2014
The year '00' prototype box and contents were exhibited as part of Somewhere's retrospective exhibtion.

Future Pasts | Present Futures: Critical Conversations on the ‘Contemporary’ across disciplines Institute of Archaeology UCL (London, UK) Jan 19th 2015
Nina Pope gave the second seminar in the Institute of Archaeology Research Seminar series seeking to foster cross-disciplinary conversations on concepts of time, materiality and space through a focus on the temporal, ontological and spatial implications of the ‘contemporary’.

CHAT 2015: Together (Sheffield, UK) 30 October – 1 November, 2015
Nina Pope gave a paper on the project as part of the Contemporary and Historical Archaeology in Theory annual conference.

Prospection: Forward-facing the NWC Development Anthropology Dept, Goldsmiths (London, UK) Feb 24th 2016
Hilary Orange (UCL) and James Dixon (Museum of London Archaeology) led a seminar on the project as part of the series 'Collaboration and the Contemporary Research Milieu'.

What's the future for the past? Festival of Ideas (Cambridge UK) October 29th 2016
Presentations by James Dixon (Museum of London Archaeology) and Sarah May (Research Associate, UCL Institute of Archaeology, Heritage Futures Group) chaired by Karen Guthrie.

Public Art Panel Discussion at the Eddington launch weekend Sept. 9th 2017
With artist Melanie Manchot we presenting Prospection as part of the first phase of the NWC Development Art Programme, exploring artist’s contributions to the narrative of place and cultural place-making. Chaired by Harriet Loffler, Chair of the Public Art Advisory Panel and Curator of Contemporary Art at Norwich Castle.