EUR ArChal Master 1 Training course – challenge 2 “Power and inequalities”

Archaeologists’ commitment and responsibilities as seen through the archives

The training course for the first training week of the EUR ArChal Master 1 of the last January, planned within the framework of the challenge 2 “Power and inequalities” and dealing with the theme ” Challenges of Power, inequalities of knowledge: archives of excavations”, will take place in person on Friday 13 May 2022.

The first part will be held in the morning at the Musée d’Archéologie Nationale in Saint-Germain-en-Laye and the second one will be held in the afternoon at the Maison des Sciences de l’Homme, in Nanterre.

This training course will be devoted to the theme “Archaeologists’ commitment and responsibilities as seen through the archives”.


Friday May 13th 2022

10h-12h30 : Musée d’Archéologie Nationale, Saint-Germain-en-Laye.

Corinne Jouys Barbelin, the head of documentary services at the museum, will present “Archaeology and power : the archaeological excavations of Napoléon III, and the Commission for the Topography of Gaul – or, the mastery of territory”.


14h-17h : Maison des Sciences de l’Homme-Mondes, campus de Nanterre (salle du conseil).

Maia Pomadère and Nathan Schlanger will lead a session around the topic of “Archaeological responsibilities and commitments, the place of archives”.

Visit to the Archive services of the MSH-Mondes (

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