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Archaeologist to Discuss European Castles and Knights

BOONE– Dr. T.B. Barry from Trinity College, Dublin, will present an illustrated lecture titled “Castles and Knights: the Normans in Ireland and Europe” on Wednesday, April 28, at 4:30 p.m., in 103 Whitener Hall. The public is invited.

Barry is a professional archaeologist who has written several books, including “Archaeology of Medieval Ireland” (1987) and “Medieval Moated Sites of S.E. Ireland” (British Archaeological Reports No. 35, 1977), in addition to numerous articles. He is the former chair and a current professor at the Department of Medieval History, Trinity College.

Barry’s lecture is sponsored by Appalachian’s Department of History. For more information, call (828) 262-2282.