Tag: Historical Archaeology

Jade Luiz speaks at BostonTalks Happy Hour

BostonTalks, WGBH’s smarter happy hour, brings you a night of drinks and short speaking programs around the theme “Underground.” Listen as speakers share their insights and stories about the underground–both literally and figuratively. Between talks, chat with the speakers over a brew! Click here for additional information. Jade Luiz Historical archaeologist Luiz is a historical […]

Professor Mary Beaudry – NEW Publication on Historical Households

While household archaeologists view the home as a social unit, few move their investigations “beyond the walls” when contextualizing a household in its community. Even exterior aspects of a dwelling–its plant life, yard spaces, and trash heaps–uncover issues of domination and resistance, gender relations, and the effects of colonialism. This innovative volume examines historical homes […]