November 20, 2019
january 4, 2020 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm Marriott Marquis Washington, DC901 Massachusetts Avenue NorthwestWashington, DC 20001 United States ArchaeoCon 2020 will be held on Saturday, January 4, at the Marriott Marquis Washington, DC. ArchaeoCon is a day of entertaining and informative archaeological programs, activities, and demonstrations that celebrate archaeology and the AIA. AIA Trustees Sarah Parcak , Egyptologist, 2016 […]
November 11, 2019
As we remember Professor Larissa Bonfante and her long association with the AIA, please consider donating to a fund to name a national lecture in her honor. One of Larissa’s great pleasures was speaking to societies and meeting members. Larissa served the AIA as vice president of the New York Society, as a member of the […]
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.