6th Experimental Archaeology Conference Review

An informal conference review of the 6th Experimental Archaeology Conference, York, has been produced on the social media aggregator site Storify by Ruth Fillery-Travis, and can be viewed here. A formal conference review is published in the Exarc Journal .

6th Experimental Archaeology Conference Abstract – Ruth Fillery-Travis

From Session 4 of the 6th Experimental Archaeology Conference, York – Practicing Experimental Archaeology Learning and teaching in experimental archaeology Ruth Fillery-Travis The ways in which past peoples communicated knowledge is of considerable importance to studies of technological processes, and is an area in which experimental archaeology could prove highly informative. Whilst some teaching of … Continue reading

6th Experimental Archaeology Conference Poster Abstract – José Miguel Gallego Cañamero

From the 6th Experimental Archaeology Conference, York, 2012. Iberian Weaponary José Miguel Gallego Cañamero ARTIFEX, conservació i recreació del patrimoni arqueològic ARTIFEX, conservation and recreation of the archaeological heritage A PDF of this poster, copyright of the author, is available to download. For a long time in Spanish archaeology there has been little experimnetation on … Continue reading

6th Experimental Archaeology Conference Poster Abstract – Antonio Morgado et al

From the 6th Experimental Archaeology Conference, York, 2012. Experimentation on the lithic technology of ophites rocks. The manufacture of axes heads in the South of the Iberian Peninsula Antonio Morgado(1), Francsico Martínez-Sevilla(1), José Antonio Lozano(2) 1) Dpto. Prehistoria y Arqueología, Universidad de Granada, Spain and 2) Instituto Andaluz de Ciencias de la Tierra, CSIC-Universidad de … Continue reading

6th Experimental Archaeology Conference Poster Abstract – Francisco Martínez-Sevilla

From the 6th Experimental Archaeology Conference, York, 2012. The Neolithic stone bracelets in the south of the Iberian Peninsula: experimentation on their manufacturing technology Francisco Martínez-Sevilla Dpto. Prehistoria y Arqueología. Universidad de Granada, Spain Póster A PDF of the poster, copyright of the author, is available to downlowad. Among the wide variety of elements of … Continue reading

6th Experimental Archaeology Conference Poster Abstract – Danielle Davies

Breaking Point – A new method for assessing impact fractures Danielle Davies A PDF of this poster (copyright of the author) is available here. Department of Archaeology, University of Exeter, UK This poster will detail a new approach to impact fracture experiments, in particular those regarding projectile point damage, which sees knapped stone substituted for … Continue reading

6th Experimental Archaeology Conference Poster Abstract – Eva Fairnell

From the 6th Experimental Archaeology Conference, York, 2012. The application of skinning experiments to the interpretation of bone assemblages A PDF copy of this poster, copyright of the author, is available. Eva Fairnell Department of Archaeology, University of York The pelts of fur-bearing animals have sartorial significance when used to create garments. The different colours and … Continue reading

6th Experimental Archaeology Conference Poster Abstract – Imma Olich-Castanyer et al

From the 6th Experimental Archaeology Conference, York, 2012. Experimentation about building and burning a haystack at the AREA of l’Esquerda (Roda de Ter, Catalonia) A PDF of this poster, copy right of the authors, is available here. Imma Ollich-Castanyer, Montserrat de Rocafiguera, Maria Ocaña Museu Arqueològic de l’Esquerda, Universitat de Barcelona, Spain Haystacks are organic … Continue reading

6th Experimental Archaeology Conference Abstract – Pascal Flohr et al

From the 6th Experimental Archaeology Conference, York, 2012. Reconstructing past water availability with plant stable isotope ratios: re-assessing a method by using experimental archaeology Pascal Flohr(1), Gundula Müldner(1) and Emma Jenkins(2) 1 Department of Archaeology, University of Reading, UK 2 School of Applied Sciences, Bournemouth University, UK It has been argued that stable isotope ratios … Continue reading