June 25, 2020
Dear members and past Annual Meeting participants, After extensive research and discussion, AIA and SCS staff and officers have decided that the January 2021 Joint Annual Meeting scheduled to take place from January 7-10 in Chicago will now be a virtual event. We know that many of you were looking forward to attending paper sessions […]
June 3, 2020
Archaeologists examine the physical remains of humankind to answer questions animated by our present. The material record helps us understand the production of inequality, the representation of power, and the targeted discrimination of communities. Archaeological research that describes the lives of everyday people also gives voice to those who lack privileged representation in the dominant […]
September 12, 2018
We spent one last day on site doing survey work, then post-excavation analysis began!
September 10, 2018
During our last week at Caraun Point, we had an open day, a guest lecture, and an animal bone workshop.
September 6, 2018
We are now in primary occupation material, finding marine shell, butchered animal bone, and green glass.
August 24, 2018
Our week started with a number of exciting finds, and we continued to work down through the layers in both trenches.
August 8, 2018
Work at Caraun Point continued at Building 3 this week, removing the thick deposits of wind-blown sand.
August 2, 2018
This week we opened our two trenches at Caraun Point and took a field trip to Achill Island’s northern coast.
July 24, 2018
Having finished up work at Keem for the season, we have moved to a new site called Caraun Point.