My Quest To Save The Rose

By Suzanne Marie Taylor My name is Suzanne Marie Taylor, and I am from Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. I am currently an MA student at Birkbeck University, studying Archaeological Practice. My background is in theatre, but because of my love for the archaeological site of Philip Henslowe’s 1587 Rose Playhouse, I decided to pursue my... Continue Reading →

A Peek into the world and work of a WIA host: Textiles as Craft and as Practice

By Kirsten Lopez Textile manufacture is a unique craft in that it involves fabrication, or the addition of materials as it is made, rather than the removal of materials, as when creating stone tools or pottery. The process of making the item is recorded in the movements and materials used (Camp 2016). Textiles here include... Continue Reading →

WIA at Afterlives

Join us this weekend as Women in Archaeology Podcast host Chelsi Slotten speaks at the University of Pennsylvania's Center for Ancient Studies Afterlives Conference.   See the conference website for the full program!    

Celebrating The Women of Archaeology – 2017 Edition

Written by: Dani Bradford, Steph Halmhofer, and Nikki Martensen *Authors and contributors listed in alphabetical order **Featured image from Steph Halmhofer ***Originally posted on Bones, Stones, and Books   It all started with a suggestion on Twitter by @ArchyFantasies to start a “women of archaeology support group”. The support group began on Twitter and then... Continue Reading →

WIA at SHA 2018

By Chelsi Slotten We’re starting off the year right by hanging out with a bunch of archaeologists in New Orleans!! That’s right, several of us will be attending the 2018 meeting of the Society for Historical Archaeology.  I know it’s being held in New Orleans, so there’s lots of amazing things to see and do... Continue Reading →

2017- A Year in Review

By Chelsi Slotten WOW, we can’t believe it’s been another year, and an amazing one for the Women in Archaeology Podcast too!!!  We released 25 episodes in 2017 and saw our listenership grow to over 6,000 subscribers per episode.  None of this would be possible without you, our fantastic listeners so- THANK YOU!! Some highlights... Continue Reading →

The Women in Archaeology at the AAA’s

By Chelsi Slotten The American Anthropological Association’s yearly meeting is coming up fast. The conference officially kicks off Wednesday evening with the keynote speech- Bending the Arc of Change: A Conversation with Paul Farmer and Jim Yong Kim.  This year’s program is packed full of great presentations, including some by our hosts, guests, and other... Continue Reading →

The Women in Archaeology at PAC 2017

The Public Anthropology Conference (PAC) is an annual student run conference at American University in Washington DC.  The theme of this years conference is Scholarship and Resistance and it will take place this upcoming weekend, November 3-4.  Chelsi Slotten, who is a PhD student at American, will be attending and representing the podcast.  If you... Continue Reading →

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