Events

Call for Papers: Historical Archaeologies of the African Diaspora in the Americas

Historical Archaeologies of the African Diaspora in the Americas: Junior Scholars Symposium  Boston University  Spring 2021 – Call for Papers Call for paper due February 5th, 2021.   The Program in Archaeology, Program in African American Studies, and Department of Anthropology at Boston University invite junior scholar proposals for research presentations and a panel discussion […]

Photos of Jane Baxter (CAS’93) talk “Reflections on 25 years of the Archaeology of Childhood”

Dr. Jane Eva Baxter is an alumnus of Boston University (CAS 1993) where she majored in Archaeological Studies. She graduated with a PhD in Anthropology from the University of Michigan in 2000 and that same year began as a tenure-track faculty member in the Department of Anthropology at DePaul University. Dr. Baxter is an award-winning […]

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Photos and Video of 11/5 Archaeology Distinguished Lecture: “A Mercurial Connection: How cinnabar shaped relations between the ancient Maya and Highland Mexico”

Click here for Echo video recording of the talk. Photo of the event, click here.   Boston University Archaeology Distinguished Lecture in honor of Norman Hammond, keynote speaker, Barbara Fash, Director of the Corpus of Maya Hieroglyphic Inscriptions Program (CMHI) at the Peabody Museum of Harvard University.  Talk Tuesday, November 5, 6pm, Stone Science, room […]

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Photos from the 10/30 Indigenous Archaeology and Community Engaged Research in the Americas panel

Click here to view photos from the event.   Indigenous Archaeology and Community Engaged Research in the Americas panel. Sponsored by the Boston University College of Arts and Sciences and the Associate Provost for Diversity & Inclusion in collaboration with the Archaeology Program, Department of Anthropology, and the American & New England Studies Program.   […]

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Photos of 11/6 Archaeology Co-Sponsored Lecture with ACHF: Archaeology at Copan: A Comparative Perspective on Early States in Mesoamerica and China

Dr. LI Xinwei 李新伟, (Institute of Archaeology, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Beijing). “A View of Two Worlds: New Archaeological Discoveries at Copan and a Comparative Perspective on Early States in Mesoamerica and China.” A modest lunch will be served!  

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