Heritage protection

Polonovski, M. 2010

‘Jewish graves in Europe: public commemoration or ritual space?’ Museum International, 62: 1-2, 69-74.

Ralph, J., Smith, C., Jackson, G. & 7+ others 2021

‘Recording unmarked graves in a remote aboriginal community: the challenge of cultural heritage driving sustainable development’, Archaeologies, 17, 53-78.

Riding, J., Seciwa, C. & Harjo, S. 2004

‘Protecting Native American human remains, burial grounds, and sacred places: panel discussion’, Wicazo Sa Review, 19:2, 169-183.

Vines, P. 1999

`Bodily remains in the cemetery and the burial ground: a comparative anthropology of law and death or how long can I stay?’, in D. Manderson (ed.) Courting Death: The Law of Mortality, London: Pluto Press, 111–127.


The Cemetery Research Group runs two events a year: in May and in November. Follow the links and send in an abstract