Archaeology


Cultural resource management without consultation is a mistake 2

Tweet I’m not a fortune teller but I’m pretty sure the recent unpleasantness associated with the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) will spawn a number of books and articles about cultural resource management archaeology, historic preservation, and environmental justice. It’s likely a few individuals will generate whole careers […]

The DAPL protests highlight the deficiencies in the historic preservation process

Can professional  archaeologists collaborate with shows like #BattlefieldRecovery?

Should Archaeologists break bread with looters?

Tweet Cultural resource management archaeologists: Want to hear something that will make your blood boil? Remember that grave-robbing, site-looting show “Nazi War Diggers”? It’s baaaaaack. The most recent rendition is called “Battlefield Recovery” and airs on the UK’s Channel 5. More digging skeletons out of context. More unnecessary burial excavations. […]