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Visualising Words: Archaeological Narrative Through Poetry, Image and Performance

Need something to do this weekend? How about watching some great presentations from the TAG conference:

Session Abstract

‘Narratives do not always have to be presented in a purely linear sequential form’ (Pluciennik 1999)

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Archaeology

Creative Tastebuds Symposium

Rethinking taste.

By confronting natural and human sciences this symposium raises new questions about taste. We invite the audience to wonder with us: How are the connections between culture and brain when it comes to taste? 185 more words

Anthropology

What FoodAnthropology is Reading Now, April 26th, 2017

Jo Hunter-Adams

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… 956 more words

Anthropology

Integrating Science, Technology and Theory in Prehistoric Archaeology

It’s Wednesday, so another round of conference presentations we have filmed. This batch is from the TAG conference:

Session Abstract:

Prehistoric archaeology is at its best when scientific, technological and theoretical approaches can be integrated, creating dynamic approaches to myriad research questions, and providing a greater understanding of the archaeological past. 1,201 more words

Archaeology

Why is the archaeological profession not more unionised?

‘Fellow archaeologists, I have a question for you: why is the archaeological profession not more unionized? It seems to me that this would be a promising strategy in helping to end the profession’s underpaid status.’

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CFP: The Future of Food Studies

We recently received this call for papers for a graduate student conference that should be of interest to our members or their students. At the very end of this CFP there is a note about the Graduate Association for Food Studies that ought to interest any graduate student with interests in food. 884 more words

Anthropology

What FoodAnthropology Is Reading Now, April 21, 2017

David Beriss

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… 964 more words

Anthropology