Death & Memory – Past & Present


In addition to my doctoral thesis, now available online via EThOS, I have authored and edited a number of published edited collections and one monograph. Here they are listed here in order of publication.

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Williams, H., Critchell, K. and Evans, S. (eds) 2022. Archaeologies and Antiquaries: Essays by Dai Morgan Evans. Oxford: Archaeopress.

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Williams, H., Reavill, P. and Clague, S. (eds) 2022. The Public Archaeology of Treasure. Oxford: Archaeopress.

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Gleave, K., Williams, H. and Clarke, P. (eds) 2020. Public Archaeologies of Frontiers and Borderlands. Oxford: Archaeopress.

Williams, H. and Clarke, P. (eds) 2020. Digging into the Dark Ages: Early Medieval Public Archaeologies, Oxford: Archaeopress.

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Williams, H., Pudney, C. and Ezzeldin, A. (eds) 2019. Public Archaeology: Arts of Engagement, Oxford: Archaeopress.


Williams, H., Wills-Eve, B. and Osborne, J. (eds) 2019. The Public Archaeology of Death, Sheffield: Equinox.


Cerezo-Román, J., Wessman, A. and Williams, H. (eds) 2017. Cremation and the Archaeology of Death, Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Williams, H. and Giles, M. (eds) 2016. Archaeologists and the Dead, Oxford: Oxford University Press.9780198753537

Williams, H., Kirton, J. and Gondek, M. (eds) 2015. Early Medieval Stone Monuments: Materiality, Biography, Landscape. Woodbridge: Boydell and Brewer.


Sayer, D. & Williams, H. (eds) 2009. Mortuary Practices & Social Identities in the Middle Ages: Essays in Burial Archaeology in Honour of Heinrich Härke. Exeter: University of Exeter Press. 306 pages.


Williams, H. 2006. Death & Memory in Early Medieval Britain, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 268 pages. (paperback reprint, 2010).


Williams, H. (ed.) 2003. Archaeologies of Remembrance: Death and Memory in Past Societies, New York: Springer.


Williams, H. 2000. ‘The Burnt Germans of the Age of Iron’: An Analysis of Early Anglo-Saxon Cremation Practices. Unpublished Doctoral Thesis, Reading: University of Reading.



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