Cotsen at the SAAs

Congratulations to all of the SAA participants from Cotsen!

Stephen Acabado

Jared Koller and Stephen Acabado
Expansion Modeling and Dating the Ifugao Agricultural Terrace Systems Through Volumetric Analysis and Energetic Modeling
Symposium Geospatial Studies In The Archaeology Of Oceania

Stephen Acabado and Marlon Martin
Indigeneity and Empowerment: The Politics of Ethnic Labeling in the Philippines
Symposium Contested Landscapes: The Archaeology of Politics, Borders, and Movement

 

Hans Barnard

Hans Barnard and Ran Boytner; Chair, Discussant
Symposium Archaeology Out-of-the-Box: Investigating the Edge of the Discipline (Sponsored by Institute for Field Research)

Sylvia Cheever, Maria Lozada, Danny Zborover, Erika Simborth and Hans Barnard
Under Pressure: Evidence of 'La Vida Cotidiana' in Cranial Shape Typology at Jarana, an Inca Site in Southern Perú
Poster Session Bioarchaeological and Mortuary Studies in South America

 

Anna Bishop

Anna Bishop
Preliminary Results from La Luna: A Late Classic Residential Group at El Zotz
General Session Daily Life of the Ancient Maya

 

Jacob Bongers

Jacob Bongers and Henry Tantaleán, Chair
From the Paracas Culture to the Inca Empire: Recent Archaeological Research in the Chincha Valley, Peru

Jacob Bongers
Local Mortuary Practice and Inca Imperial Conquest in the Middle Chincha Valley, Peru
Symposium From the Paracas Culture to the Inca Empire: Recent Archaeological Research in the Chincha Valley, Peru

Jennifer Larios, Jacob Bongers, Jordan Dalton, Jo Osborn and Camille Weinberg
Chincha Mercantilism: A Preliminary Investigation into Chincha Valley Economic Organization during the Late Intermediate Period and Late Horizon
Symposium From the Paracas Culture to the Inca Empire: Recent Archaeological Research in the Chincha Valley, Peru 

Rachael Penfil, Jo Osborn and Jacob Bongers
The Effect of Imperial Conquest on Regional Settlement Patterns: A Case Study from the Peruvian South Coast between ca. 1000–1532 CE
Poster Session Peruvian Architecture Over Time And Space

 

P. Jeffrey Brantingham

P. Jeffrey Brantingham, Randy Haas and Todd Surovell
One Thing Leads to Another: Causal Triggering among Archaeological Events
Symposium Practical Approaches to Identifying Evolutionary Processes in the Archaeological Record (Sponsored by SAA Open Science in Archaeology Interest Group)

 

Jesse Byock

Jesse Byock
The Mosfell Excavations: Viking Archaeology in Iceland
Symposium The State of the Art in Medieval European Archaeology: New Discoveries, Future Directions

 

Karime Castillo Cardenas

Karime Castillo Cardenas
Colonial Glass Production in Mexico City: A Study on Technology Transfer and Adaptation
General Session Advances in Mesoamerican Archaeometry


Kathlyn Cooney

Kathlyn Cooney
Do Women Rule Differently? Lessons from the Ancient Egyptian Patriarchy
Symposium Women of Violence: Warriors, Aggressors, and Perpetrators of Violence

 

Jason De Leon

Cameron Gokee and Jason De Leon
Backpack Biographies: Re-scaling Undocumented Migration in the US-Mexico Borderlands
Symposium Archaeologies of Immigration and Refugee Resettlement

Jason De Leon
Old Methods and Theories in the Ethnographic Present: Why We Need an Archaeological Sensibility in the 21st Century
Symposium Archaeology Out-of-the-Box: Investigating the Edge of the Discipline (Sponsored by Institute for Field Research)

Heather Thakar, Jason De Leon and Pamela Geller, Moderator
Forum #MeToo in Archaeology (Sponsored by SAA Ethics Committee)

 

Gazmend Elezi

Gazmend EleziChair
Neolithic Archaeology in Europe and the Mediterranean

Gazmend Elezi
Manufacture of Late Neolithic Pottery from the Southern Balkans: An Integrative Approach
General Session Neolithic Archaeology in Europe and the Mediterranean

 

Alan Farahani (former Visiting Scholar)

Alan Farahani, Discussant
Forum  Visualizing Plants: Productive Ways to Present Archaeobotanical Data

Alan Farahani and R. J. Sinensky
Challenges and Prospects of Richness and Diversity Measures in Paleoethnobotany
Symposium  Defining and Measuring Diversity in Archaeology

 

Anneke Janzen (former Visiting Scholar)

Anneke Janzen, Mary Prendergast and Katherine Grillo
Early Herding Practices in Tanzania Revealed through Strontium Isotope Analysis
Symposium  African Archaeology Throughout the Holocene

 

Danielle Kalani Heinz

Danielle Kalani Heinz
Nā Wahine o nā ʻĀina Kuleana: Assessing the Impact of Colonization on Gender Experience in North Kohala, Hawaiʻi Island
Symposium Rethinking Hinterlands in Polynesia

 

Sarah Morris

Sarah Morris and Britt Bousman
Paleolandscape Reconstruction Using Geoproxy Evidence at Erfkroon, a Middle to Later Stone Age Occupation in South Africa’s Continental Interior
General Session Geoarchaeology: Global Case Studies, Part II

 

Vanessa Muros

Vanessa Muros
Preservation, Education and Outreach: Conservation at the Corral Redondo Project
General Session Geoarchaeology: Global Perspectives On Public Archaeology: Education, Outreach, And Engagement

 

Dwight Read_(Professor Emeritus)

Michael Merrill and Dwight Read
A Methodology for Comparing and Evaluating Seriation Algorithms Applied to Archaeological Data
General Session:  Mortuary Analysis in the Americas

 

Steven Rosen (former Visiting Scholar)

Dmitry Yegorov, Steven Rosen and Ofer Marder
The Heat Treatment of Flint in the Middle Pre-Pottery Neolithic Site of Yiftahel (Lower Galilee, Israel) and Its Social Interpretation
General Session  New Directions in Experimental Archaeology, Part II

Steven Rosen
The Tabular Scraper Trade: Complexities of a Prehistoric Pastoral Trade System
General Session  Archaeology in South Asia and the Levant

 

Gregson Schachner

Matthew Peeples and Gregson Schachner (member of SAA Annual Meeting 2019 Program Committee and past recipient of the SAA Fred Plog Memorial Fellowship), Chair

Gregson Schachner, Matthew Peeples and Sarah Oas
Keith Kintigh and the Cibola Region over the Long Term
Symposium Attention to Detail: A Pragmatic Career of Research, Mentoring, and Service; Papers in Honor of Keith Kintigh

 

Monica L. Smith

Monica L. Smith, Discussant
Symposium  After Dark: The Nocturnal Urban Landscape & Lightscape Of Ancient Cities

 

Charles Stanish (Professor Emeritus)

Charles Stanish, Participant
Buried Sites in the Chincha Valley Floodplain
Symposium  From the Paracas Culture to the Inca Empire: Recent Archaeological Research in the Chincha Valley, Peru

 

Jo Anne Van Tilburg

Sarah Sherwood, Jo Anne Van Tilburg and Casey Barrier
Soil Fertility and Chronology at the RapaNui Rano Raraku Megalithic Statue Quarry
Symposium  From Middens to Museums: Papers in Honor of Julie K. Stein 

 

Thomas Wake

Thomas Wake (member of the SAA Committee on the Americas), Chair
General Session Ancient Cuisine: Food and Diet in the Archaeological Record

Thomas Wake, Lana Martin and Tomas Mendizabal
Mortuary Feasting at Sitio Drago, Panama and Elsewhere in Lower Central America
General Session Ancient Cuisine: Food and Diet in the Archaeological Record

 

Willeke Wendrich

Willeke Wendrich, Discussant
Lightning Rounds  Exploring Intersections of Technology, Labor, and Identity

Digital Archaeology Mentorship: Best Practices in a Rapidly Changing Field
Symposium Capacity Building or Community Making? Training and Transitions in Digital Archaeology

Sonia Zarrillo

Sonia Zarrillo, Discussant
Forum Visualizing Plants: Productive Ways to Present Archaeobotanical Data