New Book Review Publications from Dr. Ian Brown

Attached are two book reviews by Dr. Ian Brown on books that were just released. The first is from American Antiquity and reviews Terry A. Barnhart’s American Antiquities: Revisiting the Origins of American Archaeology (2015). The second comes from Mississippi Archaeology, reviewing C. Diaz-Granados et al.’s edited volume, Transforming the Landscape: Rock Art and the Mississippian Cosmos (2018). […]

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New Publication from Bill Dressler

We have a new publication from Dr. Dressler and colleagues (see attached). It is the result of his continued work in Brazil.  See full citation below. Dressler, William W., Mauro C. Balieiro, and José Ernesto dos Santos. (2019) Agency, cultural consonance, and depressive symptoms: A Brazilian example.  Ethos 47: 148-167.   Dressler, Balieiro, and Santos (2019) […]

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Dr. Tokovinine’s Work on Maya Warfare Profiled in the New York Times, UA News

Dr. Alexandre Tokovinine takes photos to create a photogrammetry 3-D model of broken fragments of a Mayan monument (Courtesy of Estrada-Belli, Tulane University). Dr. Alexandre Tokovinine’s recent work on warfare in the Maya lowlands has been profiled in the New York Times and UA News. As the UA News Center explains: An anthropologist at The […]

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AAAS Leshner Fellow Christopher Lynn Awarded Wenner-Gren Grant (updated with links to news articles)

UA professor and American Association for the Advancement of Science Leshner Fellow Dr. Christopher Lynn has received a $20,000 Wenner-Gren Foundation Grant to continue his work on The Inking of Immunity, Prestige, and Cultural Transmission in the World of Pacific Tattooing. His research, initiated in Summer 2020, has received considerable positive media attention, including a […]

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