Joshua Robinson published today in Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports, article tile, Burned by the fire: Isotopic effects of experimental combustion of faunal tooth enamel. Direct share link available for the next 50 days (https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2352409X20303849?dgcid=author). PDF of article, click here.
Category: Affiliated Faculty
Josh’s grant in the amount of $13,996.00 awarded in support of his research project, “Multiproxy paleoecology of ~ 2.35 Ma early Homo from Ethiopia.” Congratulations Josh!
Josh’s report titled “A Holocene paleoenvironmental record based on ungulate stable isotopes from Lukenya Hill, Kenya” Elsevier author-share link (good until January 16th) is: https://authors.elsevier.com/a/1a852,rVDBReaX, Click here for paper PhD. Congratulations Josh!
Searching for human remains: Study suggests methodology to improve results January 29, 2019, Boston University School of Medicine Read more at: https://phys.org/news/2019-01-human-methodology-results.html#jCp
BU Archaeology Program Professor John Marston, graduate student, Catherine Scott (GRS’19), alumna Nami Shin (CAS’15), and Christina Luke, Adjunct Associate Professor are co-authors on Exploring Space, Economy, and Interregional Interaction at a Second-Millennium B.C.E. Citadel in Central Western Anatolia: 2014–2017 Research at Kaymakçı, published by AJA. Congratulations to all! Click here to read article.
Professor Rodolfo Fattovich (Trieste 1945 – Rome 2018) worked closely with Professor Kathryn Bard for 25 years. He regularly visited the Department of Archaeology at Boston University for a month or more every year to work with colleagues. He held a Visiting Professorship in the Archaeology Department and was a frequent lecturer in BU’s African Studies Center. […]
Congratulations to Prof. Bill Saturno, admitted to the Society of Antiquaries of London on November 12, 2015
The Society is the world’s premier archaeological society, founded in 1707. Bill was elected for his contribution to Maya archaeology, notably the discoveries at San Bartolo and Xultun.
http://www.bc.edu/publications/chronicle/FeaturesNewsTopstories/2015/news/bc-theologian-co-leading-project-on-the-legacy-of-ancient-judais.html If you are interested in learning more about the BU-BC Maccabees Project, please visit the project website: http://sites.bu.edu/maccabees/
The first international interdisciplinary Virtual Brown Bag discussion in the Maccabees Project organized by Professor Andrea Berlin was launched on October 7, 2015 and hosted at the Elie Wiesel Center for Jewish Studies. Shown here in session are scholars in archaeology, history, theology Jewish Studies and medicine speaking with colleagues in other parts of the […]
Visiting Researcher Karen B. Metheny and Professor Mary C. Beaudry have co-edited Archaeology of Food: An Encyclopedia
What are the origins of agriculture? In what ways have technological advances related to food affected human development? How have food and foodways been used to create identity, communicate meaning, and organize society? In this highly readable, illustrated volume, archaeologists and other scholars from across the globe explore these questions and more.The Archaeology of Food offers more […]