Dissertation Progress Notes


Where is Community-based Archaeology 1

Part of my dissertation project involves building a database of community-based archaeology products, anything which resulted from a project where restructuring power relationships in the research encounter was a goal. I started with a database of broader public archaeology references and am now combing systematically through publications, conference proceedings, and the like for […]


#acwrimo goals

I suppose this is when I give up after 3 days trying to avoid committing myself to Academic Writing Month and establish some goals for myself. I can’t resist! (That and I am unlikely to benefit at all from ‘no shave november’ or ‘novel writing month’ since I have neither […]


Aggregation is fun, and also a mess

I’ve recently submitted my Wenner-Gren grant proposal and now am finally returning to normal, including collecting hundreds of articles for my dissertation database, updating this blog, and my duties for various professional organizations. This evening I posted the first in what I hope becomes a series for the World Archaeological Congress’ International […]