Schedule of TARL seminars, workshops and one-off events.

ARC Centre of Excellence for Australian Biodiversity and Heritage (JCU Node) / Tropical Archaeology Research Laboratory Seminar Series

Semester 2, 2019 Seminar Series Schedule

Fridays, 1-2pm
Cairns: A3-002
Townsville: 134-102

NB: Archaeology-related events that are not part of the Friday TARL Seminar Series are in italics.

DatePresenterTitle
2 August 2019 Madeline McAlister Seeing is Believing: image-based interpretation the problem of ‘digital realism’ in underwater archaeology

9 August 2019

TSV room change: 142-033

Gavin Singleton Bulmba-wu maminga-lum - bio-cultural and heritage management through a Yirrganydji lens
16 August 2019 Kelly Wiltshire Excavating Archaeology: Using Archival Film Footage to Ethnographically Study the Cultural Practice of Archaeology
23 August 2019 Madeline McAlister Seeing is Believing: image-based interpretation the problem of ‘digital realism’ in underwater archaeology

30 August 2019

TSV room change: 142-033

Jonathan Benjamin Prospecting for Submerged Archaeology on Australia's Continental Shelf: The Deep History of Sea Country
2 September 2019 11.30am - 1pm Lucy Petersen PhD PRE-COMPLETION SEMINAR: Chronological metamorphosis: An evaluation and revision of age-at-death estimation methods for human skeletal remains from a Southeast Asia population. TSV: 39-201 CNS: D1.123
6 September 2019 Sarah Slater Archaeological Mud Shell (Geloina expansa) on Kaiadilt Country, South Wellesley Islands
13 September 2019 Garth Abercrombie Excavating an early Cycladic Marine Sanctuary in the Aegean: Keros Field School 2017
20 September 2019 Das Sourav TBA
27 September 2019 Jon Nott Grey swan tropical cyclones, palaeo-records and coastal planning and management
4 October 2019 NO SEMINAR LECTURE RECESS
11 October 2019 Theodora Moutsiou and Christian Reepmeyer Finding Palaeolithic sites on Cyprus
18 October 2019 Anna Willis TBA
25 October 2019 Emma Rehn Fire and Environmental Change in Northern Australia during the Late Holocene
1 November 2019 Michael Slack TBA

 

ARC Centre of Excellence for Australian Biodiversity and Heritage (JCU Node) / Tropical Archaeology Research Laboratory Seminar Series

Semester 1, 2019 Seminar Series Schedule

Fridays, 1-2pm
Cairns: A3-001
Townsville: 134-102

NB: Archaeology-related events that are not part of the Friday TARL Seminar Series are in italics.

DatePresenterTitle
22 February 2019 Bronwen Forster and Claire Ovaska Effective Library Research Methods in the Social Sciences [CNS: B1.104 / TSV: 2-102]
1 March 2019 Nigel Chang Individual, family, site, ‘community’ or region? – thinking across spatial & social scale in prehistoric Laos & Thailand
8 March 2019 NO SEMINAR CABAH JCU node research training & engagement week
14 March 2019 Anna Kreij Making Kaiadilt Country: Investigating Long-Term Landscape Transformation [CNS: D003-063, TSV: 134-102]
15 March 2019 Rebecca Bliege Bird We make country, and country makes us: Fire and the shaping of hunter gatherer social organization
22 March 2019 Ted Brandi and John Edgar Townsville City Council Involvement with recent Archaeological Discoveries
29 March 2019

Johnny Murison and Alice Buhrich

The life and death of a rainforest dendroglyph
5 April 2019 Michael Bird & Sean Ulm 'The Filling of the Continent': Modelling the Peopling of Sahul
12 April 2019 Russell Singleton The rise and fall of Mega-Lake Eyre
16 April 2019 10am
Mojca Zega Deep sand time capsules: past environmental records from sediments surrounding Gledswood Shelter 1, Northwest Queensland, Australia [10 am, CNS: E2-113, TSV: 134-102]
19 April 2019 NO SEMINAR NO MEETING (public holiday)
26 April 2019 Geoff Bailey
Coastal Colonisation and Australia:  Key Questions in World Prehistory

3 May 2019

Robert Wasson Palaeofloods, complexity and risk
10 May 2019 Ariana Lambrides Zooarchaeological meta-analysis of Queensland’s Holocene Indigenous fisheries
17 May 2019 Kate Domett The Bioarchaeology of Non Ban Jak, and Iron Age community in northeast Thailand
24 May 2019 Honours Confirmation and Exit seminars Starting from 10am until 3pm, tentatively CAS B1-107 and TSV 040-105
31 May 2019 Xennophon Hadeen Climate Reconstruction in Northern Australia using biomarkers (alkanes)

 

ARC Centre of Excellence for Australian Biodiversity and Heritage (JCU Node) / Tropical Archaeology Research Laboratory Seminar Series

Semester 2, 2018 Seminar Series Schedule

Fridays, 1-2pm
Cairns: D3-063
Townsville: 301-007 (Exception September where we have room 142-033)

NB: Archaeology-related events that are not part of the Friday TARL Seminar Series are in italics.

DatePresenterTitle
27 July 2018 NO SEMINAR NO MEETING
3 August 2018 Maddy Fowler UNESCO 2001 Convention on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage: Highlights from the 2018 Meetings
10 August 2018 Robert Wasson Time and Quaternary Studies: Convergence or Emergence?
17 August 2018 NO SEMINAR NO MEETING
24 August 2018 Kate Domett Trauma at Ban Non Wat: A Bioarchaeological Synthesis
31 August 2018 Keith Fifield An Introduction to Cosmogenic Isotopes – Principles and Practice
7 September 2018 Maria Rivera Araya TSV room 142-033 Highlights of the National Lacustrine Core Facility (LacCore) Summer Institute 2018
14 September 2018 Katherine Cameron TSV room 142-033 Potters and Miners: Investigating the Prehistoric Ceramics of the Vilabouly Complex of Ancient Copper Mining Sites (Sepon), Lao PDR
21 September 2018 Graeme Cotter TSV room 142-033 The Enigma of Irvinebank Mining: A Study in Cultural Ecology
24 September 2018 Sean Ulm & Ian McNiven CNS D3-150 An Update on the Lizard Island Archaeological Project: Investigating Dingaal Seascapes on the Great Barrier Reef in Far North Queensland
28 September 2018 NO SEMINAR NO MEETING (lecture recess)
5 October 2018 Daryl Killin The Burning Question of Savanna
12 October 2018 Texas Nagel Using UAVs, Photogrammetry and GIS to Investigate Kaiadilt Aboriginal Stone-Walled Intertidal Fish Traps in the South Wellesley Islands, Gulf of Carpentaria
19 October 2018 Mojca Zega The Impact of Human Activities on Dolines (Sinkholes) on Karst and Possibilities of their Preservation
26 October 2018 Martin Nakata Tagai STEM Project


Semester 1, 2018 Seminar Series Schedule

Fridays, 1-2pm
Cairns: D3-063
Townsville: 009-002

NB: Archaeology-related events that are not part of the Friday TARL Seminar Series are in italics.

DatePresenterTitle
21 February 2018 Michael Bird

TESS Seminar: Introducing the ARC Centre for Excellence for Australian Biodiversity and Heritage (CABAH)

[NB: 4-5pm, Room D3.054 (CNS) with a live video link to Townsville ATSIP Theatre 145.030]

23 February 2018 Chris Wurster Barriers and Bridges: The biogeographic theatre of SE Asia and its ever-changing stage
2 March 2018 Niels Munksgaard Stable isotopes in precipitation and paleoclimatic archives in tropical areas to improve regional hydrological and climatic impact models - an IAEA program
9 March 2018 Costijn Zwart There is more to rainfall isotopic variability than rainfall amount
16 March 2018 NO SEMINAR NO MEETING
21 March 2018 Zenobia Jacobs

TESS Seminar: Human occupation of Sahul by 65,000 years ago: Excavations, context and construction of the timeline for human occupation

[NB: 4-5pm, Room D3.054 (CNS) with a live video link to Townsville ATSIP Theatre 145.030]

23 March 2018 Sarah Collins, Geraldine Mate & Sean Ulm Scratched Surfaces: Dialogic Remains of Tangible and Ephemeral European Inscription across the Palimpsest Landscape of Sweers
30 March 2018 NO SEMINAR NO MEETING – GOOD FRIDAY
6 April 2018 Nigel Chang Big Test Pits: looking for the Neolithic at Non Ban Jak, a (mostly) Iron Age site in NE Thailand
13 April 2018 Simon Haberle Sago production, human impacts, climate change, and ecological dynamics at Lake Kutubu: A new palaeoeoclogical record from the humid tropics of southern Papua New Guinea
20 April 2018

Jim O'Connell

Jim Allen

(Lecture recess) On the purported 65 ka archaeological date from Madjedbebe (formerly Malakunanja II)
27 April 2018 Lauren Linnenlucke Single-grain optically stimulated luminescence (OSL) dating of terminal Pleistocene and early Holocene human occupation sites in the Dhofar region of Oman
4 May 2018 Anna Hayes Heritage Lost: The Destruction of Old Kashgar
11 May 2018 Ariana Lambrides Archaeological tuna records and the implications for assessing ENSO variability in the western and central Pacific Ocean: a case study from the Marshall Islands, Micronesia
18 May 2018 Graeme Cotter Experimental Archaeology: An Evaluation of the Impact of Human Trampling on an Archaeological Deposit
25 May 2018 Nathan Woolford Our Genomes, Our Heritage


Semester 2, 2017 Seminar Series Schedule

Fridays, 4-5pm
Cairns: B001-107
Townsville: 004-006

NB: Events that are not part of the Friday TARL Seminar Series are in italics.

DatePresenterTitle
2 August 2017 Michael Bird

Getting into Print in the Sciences

[NB: 12pm-2pm, Room D3-063 (CNS) / 145-030 (TSV)]

2 August 2017 Sean Ulm

Getting into Print in the Humanities and Social Sciences

[NB: 2pm-4pm, Room D3-063 (CNS) / 145-030 (TSV)]

4 August 2017 Paul Dirks & Eric Roberts Homo naledi’s surprisingly young age and its implications for human evolution
11 August 2017 Sandra Boswell Analysis of 17th and 18th Century Laos Pottery Motifs
18 August 2017 Maria Jose Rivera Araya Assessing Stable Isotope Data from Archaeological White-Tailed Deer Remains as a Palaeoenvironmental Proxy at the Site of La Joyanca, Northwestern Peten, Yucatan Peninsula
25 August 2017 Michael Bird & Sean Ulm Transforming our Understanding of Australia's Indigenous Heritage and Environmental Past: Introducing the New ARC Centre of Excellence for Australian Biodiversity and Heritage
1 September 2017 Sean Ulm & Ian McNiven An Update on the Lizard Island Archaeological Project: Investigating Dingaal Seascapes on the Great Barrier Reef, Far North Queensland
8 September 2017 NO MEETING NO MEETING – MID-SEMESTER BREAK
15 September 2017 Fiona Petchey Dating the First Settlement of Remote Oceania
20 September 2017 Peter Veth TESS Seminar: The Archaeology of Barrow Island: The Atlantis of the Northern Australia [NB: 4-5pm, Room D3.054 (CNS) with a live video link to Townsville ATSIP Theatre 145.030]
22 September 2017 Jo McDonald Murujuga: Dynamics of the Dreaming
29 September 2017 No seminar scheduled
6 October 2017 Cassandra Rowe

Sinkholes, swamps and savanna: a palaeoecological update.

13 October 2017 No seminar scheduled
20 October 2017 Theodora Moutsiou Raw Material Movement in Early Holocene Mediterranean Seascapes: the view from Cyprus
27 October 2017 No seminar scheduled

 

Semester 1, 2017 Seminar Series Schedule

Fridays, 3-4pm
Cairns: B001-107
Townsville: Week 1: 009-001; Week 2 onwards: ATSIP room 145-030

NB: Events that are not part of the Friday TARL Seminar Series are in italics.

DatePresenterTitle
10 February 2017 Shimona Kealey

Views from Shores Past: Palaeogeographic Reconstructions as an Aid for Interpreting the Movement of Early Modern Humans on and Between the Islands of Wallacea

[NB: 3pm, Room B1-107 (CNS), TBA (TSV)

24 February 2017 Tahnee Innes

PhD CONFIRMATION SEMINAR: Curating Country: Storied Artefacts and Aboriginal Collecting

[NB: 2-3pm, Room A4.002 (CNS) / 4-006 (TNS)] 

24 February 2017 Maddy Fowler "Maritime" Archaeology at Point Pearce Aboriginal Mission/Burgiyana
28 February 2017 Texas Nagel

PhD CONFIRMATION SEMINAR: Engineered Land and Seascapes: Using UAVs and Photogrammetry to Investigate Kaiadilt Aboriginal Stone-Walled Intertidal Fish Traps in the South Wellesley Islands, Gulf of Carpentaria

[NB: 10-11am, Room D3.003 (CNS) / 134-105 (TNS)] 

3 March 2017 Sam Aird
Lightning Strikes and Green Ant Nests: 5 Months Searching for Archaeological Sites in the Remote Lizard Island Group, Great Barrier Reef
10 March 2017 Redbird Ferguson and Christian Reepmeyer A Tonga Fieldwork Update
17 March 2017 Nigel Chang and friends

Do I have to start getting interested in these damn pottery sherds....?

21 March Sam Aird

PhD CONFIRMATION SEMINAR: Long-Term Aboriginal Marine Resource Use on the Great Barrier Reef: An Archaeozoological Approach to Characterising Impacts

[NB: 10-11am, Room D3.063 (CNS) / 134-102 (TNS)] 

24 March 2017 Emma Rehn Fire and Environmental Change in Northern Australia during the Late Holocene
31 March 2017 NO MEETING NO MEETING – MID-SEMESTER BREAK
7 April 2017 Paul Dirks and Eric Roberts [Title update] Difficulties and pitfalls of dating hominin fossils in caves
14 April 2017 NO MEETING NO MEETING – GOOD FRIDAY
21 April 2017 Nick Roberts

Bridging the Divide in Heritage: Cultural Heritage Management at the Sepon Gold and Copper Mine, Lao PDR.

28 April 2017 Robin Torrence 'Excavating' Ethnographic Collections to Reconstruct Indigenous Perspectives on Colonialism
5 May 2017 Texas Nagel

Stones in the Sea: Using UAVs and Photogrammetry to Investigate Kaiadilt Aboriginal Stone-Walled Intertidal Fish Traps in the South Wellesley Islands, Gulf of Carpentaria

12 May 2017 Michael Bird A Geologist's View of Human Dispersal Routes to Sahul
19 May 2017 Anna Willis An Osteobiography of an Individual from the Bronze Age Site of Nyaung’gan, Myanmar
26 May 2017 Cailey Maclaurin Magic Molluscs: Illuminating Mollusc Pigment Patterning Using Ultraviolet Fluorescence 

 

Semester 2, 2016 Seminar Series Schedule

Fridays, 2-3pm
Cairns: A21-002
Townsville: 009-002

NB: Events that are not part of the Friday TARL Seminar Series are in italics.

DatePresenterTitle
12 July 2016 Robin Twaddle PhD PRE-COMPLETION SEMINAR: A Novel Application of Sclerochronology and Scleroisotope Analysis: Forging New Understandings of Aboriginal Occupation in the South Wellesley Archipelago, Gulf of Carpentaria [NB: 9:30am-10:30am, Room A21-002 (CNS) / 009-001 (TNS)]
29 July 2016 Lynley Wallis Investigating the Painted Rock Art of the Central Pilbara
5 August 2016 Christa Placzek An Update on Archaeological and Palaeoenvironmental Research on Barrow Island, Northwest Australia
10 August 2016 Gordon Stenhouse PhD PRE-COMPLETION SEMINAR: Zooarchaeological Analysis of Animal Resources in the Upper Mun River Valley, Northeast Thailand: A Shift from Wild to Domestic [NB: 2-3pm, Room A21-002 (CNS) / 145-030 (TNS)]
10 August 2016 Jim O'Connell TESS Seminar: The Restaurant Revisited: More on Modeling the Human Colonization of Pleistocene Sahul [NB: 4-5pm, Room A3.2 (CNS) with a live video link to the Townsville Audiovisual Services Room 002 (9-002)]
12 August 2016 Christian Reepmeyer The Potential of QEMSCAN and GEOBIA (Object Based Image Analysis) for the Identification of Temper Grains in Ceramics
19 August 2016 Matthew Felgate

Studying Change through Time AD1400-AD1720, at  Tamaki, Auckland, NZ: Radiocarbon Calibration, or why Never to believe an Archaeologist

26 August 2016 Redbird Ferguson An AINSE Winter School Experience
2 September 2016 Collin Storlie How the eResearch Centre and Queensland Cyber Infrastructure Foundation can Power-Up Archaeological Research
9 September Rainer Grün Direct Dating of Human Fossills [NB: 1-2pm, Room 145-030 (TVS) / A21.001 (CNS)]
9 September 2016 Nikki Winn Boundaries, Connections and Cultural Heritage Management Challenges: The Rock Art of the Chillagoe-Mungana Limestone Belt, North Queensland
16 September 2016 Texas Nagel Engineered Land and Seascapes: Using UAVs and Photogrammetry to Investigate Kaiadilt Aboriginal Stone-Walled Intertidal Fish traps in the South Wellesley Islands, Gulf of Carpentaria
21 September 2016 Mike Rowland TESS Seminar: Confessions of an 'Environmental Determinist' (sic) [NB: 4-5pm, Room A3.2 (CNS) with a live video link to the Townsville Audiovisual Services Room 002 (9-002)]
23 September 2016 Mike Rowland 'Crows', Swimming Logs and Auditory Exostoses: Aboriginal Occupation of the Keppel Islands, Central Queensland Coast
30 September 2016 NO MEETING NO MEETING – MID-SEMESTER BREAK
5 October 2016 Alan Williams TESS Seminar: Population and Mobility of Prehistoric Australia – Developing a Regional Framework for Archaeological and Palaeo-Climatic Correlations [NB: 4-5pm, Room A3.2 (CNS) with a live video link to the Townsville Audiovisual Services Room 002 (9-002)]
6 October 2016 Sean Ulm Inaugural Professorial Lecture: The Deep History of Sea Country: Colonisation, Submerged Landscapes and the Archaeology of Australia's Coasts [NB: 6-8pm, Pullman Cairns International]
7 October 2016 NO MEETING NO MEETING
14 October 2016 Karen Joyce Trials and Tribulations of using Drones and Remote Sensing for Environmental Monitoring
21 October 2016 Nigel Chang and Friends Updates on JCU Archaeology in Laos: Two and a Half Projects
26 October 2016 Selene Kenady PhD PRE-COMPLETION SEMINAR: Geophysical Explorations of Archaeological Shell Matrix Sites: Evaluating Geophysical Techniques in Determining the Boundaries, Structure and Volume of Buried Shell Deposits [NB: 1-2pm, Room D3-003 (CNS) / 134-105 (TNS)]
28 October 2016 Theodora Moutsiou The Obsidian Evidence for the Scale of Social Life during the Palaeolithic
10 November 2016 Alice Buhrich PhD PRE-COMPLETION SEMINAR: Art and Identity: Aboriginal Rock Art and Dendroglyphs of Queensland's Wet Tropics [NB: 10-11am, Room A21-002 (CNS) / 9-001 (TNS)]
14 November 2016 Jonathan Walz An Archaeology of Africa-Indian Ocean Entanglement Inland of the Swahili Coast, Tanzania, c.AD 750-1350 [NB: 3-4pm, Room A21.002 (CNS) / 009.001 (TNS)]

 

Semester 1, 2016 Seminar Series Schedule

Fridays, 2-3pm (*NB: CHANGE OF TIME THIS YEAR*)
Cairns: A21-002
Townsville: 009-002

DatePresenterTitle
26 February 2016 Michelle Richards Understanding the Distribution and Popularity of Pacific 'Greenstone' Adzes
2 March 2016 Helene Peck PhD PRE-COMPLETION SEMINAR: The Application of Ecological Models and Trophic Analyses to Archaeological Marine Fauna Assemblages: Towards Improved Understandings of Prehistoric Marine Fisheries and Ecosystems in Tropical Australia [NB: Room A21-001 (CNS) / 009-001 (TNS)
4 March 2016 Luke Godwin and Ian McNiven Strands of Connection: Darumbal Native Title and the Management of Marine Resources
11 March 2016 Clair Davey An Examination of the Lithic Assemblages of Dhaba, India (78-22kya): Evidence for Lithic Continuity in Pre- and Post-Toba Environments
18 March 2016 Galiina (Kal) Ellwood Aboriginal Miner-Prospectors: Continuity, Choice and Technology Transfer in North Queensland Mining Provinces
25 March 2016 NO MEETING NO MEETING – GOOD FRIDAY
1 April 2016 Geoff Clark Human Colonisation of Oceanic Islands in Prehistory: A Trans-Oceanic Analysis
8 April 2016 Emilie Dotte 'From the Pilbara to Tahiti with a Microscope (and a Saw)': Developing Anthracology in Oceania: Recent Projects Conducted in Australia and the Pacific
15 April 2016 Noelene Cole National Heritage Listing of Quinkan Rock Art: An Archaeological Perspective
22 April 2016 NO MEETING NO MEETING – MID-SEMESTER BREAK
29 April 2016 James Moloney GIS and Remote Sensing in Archaeology and Resource Management in Northeast Thailand
6 May 2016 Michael Westaway Human Evolution in Sunda and Sahul
12 May 2016 Catherine Livingston PhD CONFIRMATION SEMINAR: Who were the People of Prehistoric Vilabouly? Exploring Origins and Relationships through Archaeometallurgy [NB: Room 004-006 (TVS) / B1-107 (CNS)
13 May 2016 Greg Siepen and Alice Buhrich Professional Workshop on Aboriginal Scarred Trees: Significance, Conservation and Management of Veteran Eucalypts in the Landscape (All Day Event)
20 May 2016 Jan Wegner

Mining Remains in Queensland, 1870s-1920s: What's the Story?

27 May 2016 Michael Bird Humans, Megafauna and Environmental Change in Tropical Australia
30 June 2016 Puangtip Kerdsap PhD PRE-COMPLETION SEMINAR: Everyday Life in Prehistoric Thailand: What can the Spindle Whorls tell us? [NB: Room B1-031 (CNS) / 009-001 (TNS)

 

Semester 2, 2015 Seminar Series Schedule

Fridays, 3-4pm
Cairns: B1.107
Townsville: Education Central, Room 102

DatePresenterTitle
31 July 2015 Sean Ulm Naïve Island Landscapes: Recent Research in the South Wellesley Archipelago, Southern Gulf of Carpentaria
7 August 2015 Belinda Duke Applying Social Memory in the Interpretations of Social and Environmental Change at the Mound Site Ban Non Wat, Northeast Thailand
14 August 2015 Åsa Ferrier Journeys into the Rainforest: Archaeology, Ethnography and Palaeoecology on the Atherton/Evelyn Tableland, Far North Queensland
21 August 2015 Geraldine Mate & Sean Ulm Professional Archaeology as a Shifting Mosaic: Results of the 2015 Australian Archaeology in Profile Survey
28 August 2015 Christian Reepmeyer The Talasiu site on Tongatapu, Kingdom of Tonga: Investigating the Ancestral Polynesian Society
4 September 2015 Robin Twaddle Using Polymesoda coaxans for Radiocarbon Dating and as an Environmental Proxy in Tropical Northern Australia
11 September 2015 Sam Aird & Redbird Ferguson Reflecting on Attending the 8th International Lapita Conference, Port Vila, Vanuatu: A Pathway to Analysing the Arapus Shellfish Assemblage and Community Engagement
18 September 2015 Nigel Chang New Research in Thailand and Lao
25 September 2015 Lucy Pedersen Evidence for Conflict in Prehistoric Southeast Asia: A Life of Conflict or Peace?
2 October 2015 NO MEETING NO MEETING – MID-SEMESTER BREAK
9 October 2015 Gordon Grimwade Battlegrounds of the Southern Torres Strait: Archaeology and Conservation
16 October 2015 Anna Kreij High Resolution UAS Photogrammetry of Indigenous Stone-Walled Tidal Fishtraps in Northern Australia – Behind the Scenes
23 October Paul Dirks Discovering Homo naledi
30 October 2015 René Vellanoweth

Integrating Technology, Economy, Exchange, and Religion: Understanding Native American Sites on the California Channel Islands

 

Semester 1, 2015 Seminar Series Schedule

Fridays, 3-4pm
Cairns: A21.002*
Townsville: Audio Visual Services room 001 (9-001)*

* Room changes for special events noted below.

DatePresenterTitle
27 February 2015 Sean Ulm Introduction to TARL
6 March 2015 Nigel Chang Archaeology on the 'Plain of Jars', Lao PDR: New Sites, New Sources of Support and New Opportunities for JCU Students
13 March 2015 Sean Ulm Naïve Island Landscapes: Recent Research in the South Wellesley Archipelago, Southern Gulf of Carpentaria
20 March 2015 Alison Fitzpatrick Stone Arrangements in the Lizard Island Group: Results from a Study of Indigenous Seascapes in Northeastern Australia
27 March 2015 Marianne Clarkson The Ceramics from Hervey Range: An Assessment of Gentility
3 April 2015 NO MEETING NO MEETING – GOOD FRIDAY
10 April 2015 Shelley Greer 'Sense & Sensibility': Heritage in the Australian Tropics
17 April 2015 Kate Cameron Through the Looking Glass: Unlocking the Secrets of an Ancient Mining Society through Ceramic Studies
24 April 2015 Kate Domett A Synthesis of Bioarchaeological Research in Cambodia: Regional Significance
1 May 2015 NO MEETING NO MEETING – MID-SEMESTER BREAK
8 May 2015 Clair Davey Technological Changes during the Pleistocene in South Asia
15 May 2015 Cassandra Rowe Weipa's Water and Woodlands: A Palaeoenvironmental History of Big Willum Swamp
22 May 2015 Paul Dirks Hominin Distribution and the Evolving Landscape in Southern Africa
23 May 2015 Clair Davey Workshop: Advanced Stone Artefact Analysis Workshop * Room A4.204
27 May 2015 Christian Reepmeyer TESS Seminar: Climate Change in the Abandonment of Islands: Understanding Human Responses and Population Dynamics in Palau, Micronesia * A3.2 (Cairns) / 9-002 (Townsville)
29 May 2015 Christian Reepmeyer An Update on Island Southeast Asian and Pacific Archaeology: Current Projects and Perspectives
30 May 2015 Selene Kenady Workshop: Excavating and Constructing a Geophysical Test Plot at JCU Cairns

 

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Prospecting for submerged archaeology on Australia’s continental shelf: the Deep History of Sea Country