When I returned from the 2017 summer field season, I was riding high on optimism for my archaeological career but … Continue reading Rome is Home
The last 6 months of my life have been a roller-coaster; my physical, mental, and emotional state have hit some … Continue reading An Island Called Cyprus
What a whirlwind! I’m writing this post after finally making it home to Baltimore from a tiny detour in Rome … Continue reading Happens Every Time
The past couple of weeks have been quite busy at Aeclanum. My trench (Saggio 8) received two, bright eyed, bushy … Continue reading The Plow-Zone
Well everybody, it’s been a long time coming but the field season is finally here (and after too much delay, … Continue reading Charles IV, a couple Alpine border crossings, and a quagmire of red tape.
I recently realized that I’ve spent a lot of time writing and discussing the act of doing archaeology, but I haven’t … Continue reading What is Archaeology?
Hey everyone! The Apolline Project is now accepting applications for participants in a variety of programs designed to teach archaeological … Continue reading The Apolline Project is looking for participants!
Well, my field season is officially over (Cue “This is the End” by The Doors). Friday was my last day … Continue reading Ending the Season
Stratigraphy can be a fickle beast. In a previous post, I explained at length how it can become a nightmare. … Continue reading Appreciating the Little Finds in Life
Frustration continues near the summit of Sainte-Candie as we struggle to excavate through increasingly difficult stratigraphy. Compact brownish silt has … Continue reading Tools of the Trade