Themes and Symposia for WAC4

Themes and Symposia for WAC4

Identity, Nationalism and Local Voices

Identity, Nationalism and Local Voices

S058 Epperson USA Archaeology, bioanthropology & African identity in the diaspora: theoretical & methodological advances (with Agorsah)
S052 Pluciennit UK Archaeology and the Left (with Hamilakis)
S091 Bredwa-Mensa CAMEROON African identity and slavery
S047 Lane UK Subordinate societies, local archaeologies (with Reid)
S044 Lilley AUSTRALIA Archaeology, indigenous land rights and settler societies into the 21st century.
S074 Wheaton USA African American archaeology (with McCarthy)
S002 Podgorny ARGENTINA Post-colonial archaeology (with Rao)
S081 Smith AUSTRALIA The politics of practice (with Wobst)
S030 Segobye BOTSWANA The archaeology of gender
S009 Silberman USA Exploring a shared past in the modern Middle East
S136 Matunga New Zealand Archaeology and indigenous issues
S400 Nelson USA Ideology, politics and national identity


Archaeology and Repatriation


S070 Fforde UK Repatriation and its implications (with Parker & Hanchant)
S022 Hubert UK Body and soul, specimen and commodity: meaning, interpretation and treatment of human remains and funerary objects (with Rhodd).
S113 McKeown USA Creating and implementing national repatriation legislation and policy (with Isaac)
S082 Turnbull AUSTRALIA Collecting, collections and the development of the ‘reburial issue’ (with Zimmerman)


Heritage and Archaeology


S063 Carman UK Theorising a realm of practice: research agendas in archaeological heritage management
S050 Jameson USA Archaeology and the National Park idea: challenges for management & public presentation
S102 Merriman UK Public archaeology (with Schadla-Hall)
S077 Witz SA Museums, display, and the general public
S126 Tubb UK The illicit trade in antiquities: destruction and response (with Brodie)
S600 Seeden SWEDEN Heritage management (with Palumbo)
S601 Beck Australia Heritage management in developing economies
S001 Stone UK World Heritage Convention: background and issues
S603 Childs USA Managing archaeological heritage through collections, documentation, and databases
S092 Davis ICAHM: Global archaeology: national and international standards and guidelines (with Costello)


Cultural Resource Management


S110 Azizi USA A curse or a blessing in disguise: is CRM archaeology’s future?
S032 Gribble S. AFRICA Maritime archaeology: challenges for the new millennium (with Jasinski & Boshoff)
S040 Schofield UK Materiel culture: international perspectives on military remains (with Gray Johnson & Beck)


Education and the Past


S057 Esterhuizen S. AFRICA The form, physique and fitness of educational archaeology: is it working? (with Smith)
S043 Lock UK Impact of Information Technology on archaeology (with Smith)
S015 Stoddart UK Different approaches to archaeological visualisation (with Chalmers)
S128 Champion UK Archaeology in cyberspace (with Smith)
S079 Prah SA The Africanisation of knowledge
S014 Stoddart UK Visualisation in archaeology (with Chalmers)
S078 Shepherd SA The Africanisation of archaeology


Movement, Migration and Settlement


S099 Farmanova UZBEKISTAN Bukhara and world culture
S502 Breuning Movement, migration and settlement (with Brukner)
S504 Sutton KENYA The archaeology of trade, routes and long distance contact
S506 to be announced Chronological sequences


Early Humans


S069 Ambrose USA The world at 100,000 BP
S055 Evison UK Genetics in archaeology
S007 Otte BELGIUM The Paleolithic: modernity, anatomy and behaviour
S095 Davidson AUSTRALIA The emergence of mind
S507 Wadley SA Human developments: ancient and modern
S501 Henderson SA Early human behaviour, technology and development


Early Farmers


S107 Bhatt INDIA Proto-numismatics in India and abroad
S094 Crossland USA Consuming texts and traditions in the archaeology of Madagascar (with Radimalahy & Griffin)
S010 Marciniak POLAND Emergence of social complexity and its evidence in the archaeological record
S012 Tykot USA Origins, spread & significance of maize agriculture in the New World.
S131 Maggs SA The archaeology of farming communities
S116 Thomas UK Material and symbolic landscapes


Archaeology and the Environment


S011 Barker UK Agriculture in arid environments: archaeological perspectives
S017 Grattan UK Catastrophism, natural disasters and cultural change (with Torrence)
S020 Pwiti ZIMBABWE Human responses and contributions to environmental change in Africa
S132 Jerardino SA Maritime adaptations in prehistory
S500 Spencer USA The environment


Historic and Contemporary Landscapes


S024 Bender UK Contested landscapes and landscape of movement and exile (with Winer)
S106 Brown UK House and home: the everyday life of historic objects in domestic space (with Gerrard)
S054 Malm SWEDEN Development and everyday life of cities, villages, house and home as well as building techniques and processes.
S023 Mayne AUSTRALIA “Ethnographies of place”: the historical archaeology of Slumland.
S025 Pollard UK A rock and a hard place: perspectives on the archaeology of St Kilda, Scotland (with Morrison)
S124 Ward USA Landscapes and linkages: lineages of trade and contact in the Indian Ocean


Archaeology of the Modern World


S036 Ball USA The early immigration experience in global perspective (with Brown)
S068 Beaudry USA Disregarding small things: the rush to global inference (with Symonds)
S035 Johnson UK The archaeology of the British
S026 Lyons USA Archaeology of colonialism: comparative perspectives (with Lindstrom)
S114 Knupfer USA Battlefields and resistance to colonisation
S700 Kersey UK Historical archaeology: ethnography, oral history and “text aided” research
S701 Kiriama KENYA Ethnoarchaeology


Art, Cognition and Beliefs


S046 Layton UK Echoes from Eco: authorising readings of art in the past (with Diaz-Andreu)
S105 Ouzman S. AFRICA Mindscapes
S133 Hubert UK The mind and body in society (with Rowlands)
S018 Price SWEDEN The archaeology of burial, rituals and the sacred domain
S800 Sillar UK Art, cognition and belief (with Rainbird)
S019 Levy USA Archaeology of sacred places


Analyzing Materials


S061 Craddock UK Archaeological gold, its typology, economic and technological history and trade (with Miller)
S051 Jacobson S. AFRICA Provenance studies
S088 Tite UK Technological choice in ceramic production (with Sillar)
S098 Brandt USA The archaeology of hide working
S130 de Conçeicão Rodrigues PORTUGAL Ceramics in archaeology
S135 Craddock UK Archaeometallurgy


Archaeological Techniques


S067 Bewley UK Aerial archaeology: approaches to the interpretation of sites and landscapes (with Gojda and Raczowski)
S027 O’Connell USA Theory and practice in isotopic dietary studies: TAPIDS (withYoung)
S005 Morris SA New approaches to skeletal analysis