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Death and Emotion

It’s been about 2 weeks since my grandmother died. Last week was the funeral. I’ve tried to sort through the myriad of feelings that come with this period of change and death. 605 more words

Anecdotes

Amara West 2014: burial chambers in G244

Sofie Schiodt, University of Copenhagen

My very first time in Sudan has taught me that things here are always miya miya (“100, 100” meaning “GREAT!”), that you can fit any number of people onto a small boat crowded by excavation gear, and that Nutella can cause a lot of excitement among archaeologists – all valuable life lessons. 268 more words

Amara West 2014