Sponsored by Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest and Utah State History
Saturday, October 22, 2011 -
10:00am to 2:00pm
Rio Grande Building
300 Rio Grande Street
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
Join the Heritage Program of the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest and the Antiquities Section of Utah State History, as we present 4 papers of archaeological adventures from home and abroad. The lectures will be held in the Rio Grande Building at 300 Rio Grande Street, Salt Lake City, Utah, 84101.
10-10:45am: Decisions in the Desert: Studying the implications of obsidian procurement in the West Desert of Utah. -Tom Flanigan, Forest Archaeologist, Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest.
11-11:45am: Tie Hacking Utah's Uinta Mountains: History and Archaeology. -Dr. Chris Merritt, Archaeologist, Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest.
12:12:45pm: The Bioarchaeology of Utah: What skeletal remains tell us about the lives of the prehistoric peoples of Utah. Derrina Kopp, Forensic/Physical Anthropologist, Utah State History Antiquities Section.
1-1:45pm: A Tale of Two Cemeteries- Predynastic to Nubian: a synopsis of two seasons of work at Hierakonpolis, in Upper Egypt. Tom Flanigan, Forest Archaeologist, Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest.
Princeton University Department of Classics
Princeton University Department of Near Eastern Studies
Princeton University Department of Politics
Princeton University in Near Eastern Studies
Lichtenstein Institute for Self-Determination
Mamdouha S. Bobst Center for Peace and Justice
Seeger Center for Hellenic Studies, with the support of the Stanley J. Seeger Hellenic Fund
Transregional Study of the Contemporary Middle East, North Africa, & Central Asia
AIA Princeton Society