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What FoodAnthropology Is Reading Now, October 26, 2016

A brief digest of food and nutrition-related items that caught our attention recently. Got items you think we should include? Send links and brief descriptions to… 619 more words


The Future of Community Archaeology

There are hundreds of community excavations, surveys and general investigations into the past that take place every year. And that is in the UK alone. But what happens to all that work? 1,126 more words



Porta Palazzo: The Anthropology of an Italian Market. Rachel Black. Foreword by Carlo Petrini. University of Pennsylvania Press, 2014

Renata Christen (University of Amsterdam) 1,096 more words


Support the Open Access Archaeology Fund- Get a Trowel USB drive!

Happy Open Access Week everyone!!! There is a lot going on for Open Access Week around the world but I would like to draw your attention to one really great initiative by  110 more words


Local Perspectives on Archaeology from Around the World

We tend to dig other people’s pasts, even in our own countries, such is the nature of archaeology. One of the great joys of archaeology is listening to local communities and their impressions of the past. 73 more words



The Evolution of Trust

Once there was a hormone named oxytocin. It lived within mammals, and functioned to stimulate milk production in females and to trigger infant response through skin contact. 508 more words


Sidney Mintz Celebration

On Friday, Nov. 18, there will be a celebration of Sidney Mintz at the AAA meeting in Minneapolis. For more information and to RSVP, please go here…