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Publications Committee

Publications Committee

Advises Council on the annual publication of Archaeologia Cantiana and initiatives for acacdemic conferences, research and publication on archaeological and historical projects relating to the county. The Committee also administers the biennial Hasted Prize for a PhD thesis with a Kentish theme, and Thirsk Prize for an MA dissertation.

Group News

2019 Thirsk Prize

Submitted by Fred Birkbeck on 1 June 2020

The latest Thirsk Prize for a Kent related MA Dissertation was awarded to Andrew Ratcliff for his work on Eccles Roman Villa. the title is available in the KAS Library when access is permitted again.

2013 Hasted Prize

Submitted by Fred Birkbeck on 1 June 2020

Maureen Green was the winner of the 2013 Hasted Prize for a Kent related PhD  Her book, The Green Family of Papermakers and Hayle Mill,  was published by Legacy Press in 2018.

Maritime Kent

Submitted by Fred Birkbeck on 1 June 2020

The book on Maritime Kent arising from a KAS joint conference with Canterbury Christ Church University in 2018, will be published by Boydell and Brewer in 2021.

War, Trade and the State

Submitted by Fred Birkbeck on 1 June 2020

War, Trade and the State, the book arising from the conference supported by the Society in 2017, commemorating the Dutch raid in the Medway in 1667, was published by Boydell and Brewer in April 2020. Click here to order a copy from the publisher

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