Aurore Schmitt

Director of research, French National Centre for S, UMR 5140, Archéologie des sociétés méditerranéeenes, University of Montpellier

Aurore Schmitt is an archaeologist and a bio-anthropologist (CNRS, UMR 5140 Archéologie des Sociétés Méditerranéennes, Montpellier). Her research is concerned with mortuary practices in the Neolithic and Bronze Age in the Mediterranean area and specifically explores collective burials, non-funerary practices and cremation.


Sans sépulture: Modalités et enjeux de la privation de funérailles de la Préhistoire à nos jours

Aurore Schmitt

This volume gathers contributions from archaeologists, anthropologists and historians to present a rich interdisciplinary and diachronic reflection on the diversity of motivations that lead to the intentional deprivation of funerals. READ MORE

Paperback: £29.00 | Open Access