Studying Famous Atlatls: From Museum to Field Test
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Sponsored by University of Iowa
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Start Date: 
Monday, October 14, 2013 - 7:30pm

Location:
University of Iowa Art Building West
141 N. Riverside Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242
United States

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Museum specimens of rare artifacts often have enlightening individual stories. They also serve as models for replications that can be directly tested, giving us examples of particular technologies, and some insights into their capabilities and possible uses. The Aztec Atlatl in the British Museum, and the unusual atlatls recovered by Cushing’s 19th century excavations in Florida are examples of well known but little studied artifacts. Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Mark L. Anderson
Telephone: 
319-384-0998

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The First Farmers in Western Asia: Excavations at Abu Hureyra on the Euphrates
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
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Start Date: 
Monday, April 22, 2013 - 8:00pm

Location:
Auditorium, Art Building West, University of Iowa Campus
Iowa City, IA
United States

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lecture
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no

Presented with support of the Office of the State Archaeologist, the UI Museum of Natural History, the UI Departments of Anthropology and Classics, and the School of Art and Art History. Read more »

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Name: 
Mark L. Anderson

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The Dangers of Pseudoarchaeology
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Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
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Start Date: 
Monday, October 22, 2012 - 8:00pm

Location:
Main Lecture Hall in the Art Building West, University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA
United States

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lecture
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no
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