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!    

The Women in Archaeology Podcast Ep 43 – SHA Takeaways

Several of us recently attended the Society for Historical Archaeology 2018 meeting in New Orleans. In this episode we’ll talk about some of the great sessions we attended, tips and tricks for successfully networking, and some suggestions for being better conference presenters and attendees. SHA Takeaways

The Women in Archaeology Podcast Ep 42 – Trafficking Archaeology

On this episode of the Women in Archaeology Podcast we are joined by Dr. Donna Yates to discuss trafficking of archaeological materials. We talk about whose looting, whose brokering, whose buying, and what you can do to help stop looting and trafficking. Trafficking Archaeology

The Women in Archaeology Podcast Ep 41 – AAA Takeaways

On this episode the panel discusses the recent American Anthropological Association annual meeting in DC. We touch on important themes from the conference such as making anthropology more approachable, the need for truly inclusive archaeology, and teaching archaeology as social justice. AAA Takeaways

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…

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…

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 too!!!  We released 25 episodes in 2017 and saw our listenership grow to over 6,000 subscribers per episode.  It wouldn’t be possible without you, our fantastic listeners- THANK YOU!! Some highlights from the year include…

The Women in Archaeology Podcast Ep 39 – THE PERIOD EPISODE

On this episode we discuss PERIODS!! A lot of us have them, they can be really inconvenient, and dealing with them in the field is often less straightforward than normal. We discuss pros and cons of the various products on the market, how to deal with that ‘oops’ moment, and suggestions for making your life…

Voice to the Victims

On this episode, Emily Long discusses how archaeology can play an important role in uncovering the evidence of crimes against humanity. Voice to the Victims Transcript: Welcome to the 365 Days of Archaeology Podcast.  I’m Emily Long and we’re going to discuss how archaeology can be an incredibly important tool in giving the victims of…