September 29 - October 1, 1995
THE SECOND ANNUAL MEETING OF THE MIDWEST BIOARCHAEOLOGY AND FORENSIC ANTHROPOLOGY ASSOCIATION will be held at the Holmes Student Center on the campus of Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, Ill. Informal paper and poster presentations on current research, methodological advances, and case studies are invited. For information, please contact Maria O. Smith or Denise C. Hodges, Department of Anthropology, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL 60115, (815) 753-0246.
October 11 - 15, 1995
THE 49TH NATIONAL PRESERVATION CONFERENCE will be held in Fort Worth, Tex., with the theme "Strategies and Partnerships for a New Era." For registration information, call (800) 944-6847.
October 18 - 22, 1995
THE 53RD ANNUAL PLAINS ANTHROPOLOGICAL CONFERENCE will be held in Laramie, Wyo. Paper abstracts were due by September 8, 1995. For more information about the conference and for local arrangements, contact Sue Powell, Plains Conference, Conferences and Institutes, Box 3972, University Station, Laramie, WY 82071, (307) 766-2124, email email@example.com. For more information about the program, contact Marcel Kornfeld or Charles Reher (307) 766-5136, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
October 21 - 22, 1995
THE 14TH ANNUAL NORTHEAST CONFERENCE ON ANDEAN ARCHAEOLOGY AND ETHNOHISTORY will be hosted by Rhode Island School of Design in Providence, R. I. Send titles for papers and abstracts to Elisabeth Bonnier and Edward Dwyer, Division of Liberal Arts, Rhode Island School of Design, 2 College St., Providence, RI 02903, (401) 454-6570, fax (401) 454-6586, email email@example.com. Feel free to request a formal letter of invitation to solicit travel funds, if needed.
October 25 - 29, 1995
THE MIDWEST ARCHAEOLOGICAL CONFERENCE will hold its annual meeting and celebration of the 100th anniversary of the Logan Museum of Anthropology. For more information, contact Robert J. Salzer, Department of Anthropology, Beloit College, 700 College, Beloit, WI 53511, (698) 363-2616, fax (608) 363-2718.
October 26 - 29, 1995
THE EASTERN STATES ARCHAEOLOGICAL FEDERATION will hold its 62nd Annual Meeting at the Radisson Hotel in Wilmington, Del. Abstracts of proposed papers and/or symposia were due by June 1, 1995. For local arrangements, contact Ronald A. Thomas, MAAR Associates, Inc., P.O. Box 655, Newark, DE 19715, (302) 368-5777.
November 2 - 5, 1995
THE AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR ETHNOHISTORY will hold its annual meeting at the Radisson Plaza Hotel at Kalamazoo Center, Kalamazoo, Mich. Preregistration fees and abstracts were due by June 2, 1995. Limited travel funds will be available on a competitive basis for students presenting papers. For more information, contact ASE 1995 Meeting Chair, Donald L. Fixico, Department of History, Western Michigan University, Kala-mazoo, MI 49008-5020, (616) 387-4629, fax (616) 387-3999.
November 8 - 11, 1995
THE ANNUAL MEETING OF THE SOUTHEASTERN ARCHAEOLOGICAL CONFERENCE will be held at the Hilton Hotel in Knoxville, Tenn. For local arrangements contact Jefferson Chapman, and for program arrangements contact Gerald Schroedl at SEAC Conference, Department of Anthropology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996-0720, (615) 974-4408, fax (615) 974-2686.
November 10 - 12, 1995
THE 1995 CHACMOOL CONFERENCE will be held at the University of Calgary. Its theme is "Archaeology into the New Millennium: Public or Perish." For further information, please contact Department of Archaeology, c/o 1995 Conference Committee, 8th Floor, Earth Sciences, University of Calgary, 2500 University Dr. N.W., Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 1N4, fax (403) 282-9567, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
November 17 - 18, 1995
THE 4TH OHIO ARCHAEOLOGICAL COUNCIL CONFERENCE will synthesize archaeological research on the Archaic stage in Ohio and surrounding areas, including the mid- and upper Ohio River valley and the Lake Erie Basin, at its meetings at Cleveland State University, Cleveland, Ohio. For information, contact Kent Vickery, OAC Conference Coordinator, Department of Anthropology, University of Cincinnati, P.O. Box 210380, Cincinnati, OH 45221, (513) 556-5787, fax (513) 556-2778.
January 2 - 7, 1996
THE 1996 SOCIETY FOR HISTORICAL ARCHAEOLOGY CONFERENCE ON HISTORICAL AND UNDERWATER ARCHAEOLOGY will be held at the Omni Netherland Plaza, Cincinnati, Ohio. The themes are "Bridging Distances: Recent Approaches to Immigration, Migration, and Ethnic Identity," and "Forging Partnerships in Outreach and Education." For further information, please contact Marcy Gray, Conference Chair, Gray and Pape, 1318 Main St., Cincinnati, OH 45210, (513) 665-6707, email email@example.com, or Kim A. McBride, Program Coordinator, Department of Anthropology, 211 Lafferty Hall, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506-0024, (606) 257-1944, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
March 27 - 30, 1996
THE 19TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE SOCIETY OF ETHNOBI-OLOGY will be held at the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. For information, contact Jan Timbrook, Department of Anthropology, Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, 2559 Puesta del Sol Rd., Santa Barbara, CA 93105, (805) 682-4711 ext. 307, fax (805) 569-3170.
April 10 - 14, 1996
THE 61ST ANNUAL MEETING OF THE SOCIETY FOR AMERICAN ARCHAEOLOGY will be held at the Marriott Hotel in New Orleans, La.
April 15, 1996
HISTORY AND PREHISTORY OF CERAMIC KILNS SYMPOSIUM will be held in Indianapolis, Ind., at the annual meeting of the American Ceramic Society, sponsored by the Committee on Ceramic History. The focus will be on kiln and kiln-firing technologies across a wide cultural area and span of time. For further information, please contact Prudence M. Rice, Department of Anthropology, Mailcode 4502, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL 62901; or contact W. David Kingery, MSE-338E Mines Building, #12, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721.
May 20 - 24, 1996
THE INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON ARCHAEOMETRY will be held at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. For further information, contact Sarah Wisseman, ATAM Program, University of Illinois, 116 Observatory, 901 S. Mathews, Urbana, IL 61801, (217) 333 6629, fax (217) 244-0466, email email@example.com.
May 24 - 26, 1996
THE 3RD EASTERN STATES ROCK ART CONFERENCE will be held at the University of Maine at Machias. The conference will include participants from eastern and central United States and from Canada. Guided tours of prehistoric Algonkian petroglyph sites on Machias Bay are planned for Friday afternoon, May 24, and for Sunday morning, May 26. Saturday, May 25, will be given to presentations on rock art research with informal meetings and and discussions Friday and Saturday evenings. Papers or poster exhibits on rock art in central or eastern North America are due by December 31, 1995. For further information, please contact Mark Hedden, Maine Historic Preservation Commission, 55 Capitol St., Augusta, ME 04333.
June 12 - 15, 1996
THE ANNUAL MEETING OF THE AMERICAN INSTITUTE FOR CONSERVATION OF HISTORIC AND ARTISTIC WORKS will address the topic of "Collaboration in the Visual Arts" in its general session. The intent of the session is to explore the necessity of identifying and understanding the range of materials and complex techniques of fabrication employed in the creation of significant objects and works of art. Presentations should focus on historical and/or modern case studies and emphasize how an understanding of the collaborative efforts employed in making an object inform the conservator's decisions about care and treatment. Abstracts should present a detailed summary of the subject matter to permit an evaluation of the paper's quality and significance. Abstracts are due October 2, 1995, and should be double-spaced and no more than two pages. Send to Jay Krueger, AIC Vice-president and Program Chair, National Gallery of Art, DCL, 6th St. and Constitution Ave. N.W., Washington, DC 20005, (202) 452-9545, fax (202) 452-9545.
September 8 - 14, 1996
THE XIII INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF THE UNION OF PREHISTORIC AND PROTOHISTORIC SCIENCES will take place in Forlì, Italy. For more information, please contact Sarah Milliken, c/o Segreteria XIII Congresso U.I.S.P.P., Via Marchesi, 1, 47100 Forlì, Italy, fax 39.543.35805.