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Book Review: Experimentelle Archäologie in Europa, Bilanz 2012

Thijs Hofland (NL)
According to James Mathieu in 2002, experimental archaeology is “A subfield of archaeological research which employs a number of different methods, techniques, analyses and approaches within the context of a controllable imitative experiment to replicate past phenomena...

Book Review: Performing heritage: Research, practice and innovation in museum theatre and live interpretation by Anthony Jackson and Jenny Kidd (eds)

Kirsty Sullivan (UK)
This useful text brings together recent thinking about museum theatre and the performance of heritage, offering a range of international case studies to its readers as evidence of the discipline’s usefulness in interpreting the past for visitors...

Highland Folk Museum (UK)

Fruit of the vision of the founder, the museum was opened in 1944.

HAEMUS - Centre for Scientific Research and Promotion of Culture (MK)

HAEMUS is a center for scientific research and promotion of the culture concentrated on the Balkan Peninsula. We offer a comprehensive range of cultural heritage services. This falls into few main categories: research, cultural recourse management, publication, education, promotion and tourism...

Reconstructing the painting studio of Johannes Vermeer

STEADMAN, P., "Reconstructing the painting studio of Johannes Vermeer", Reconstructions: recreating science and technology of the past, issue Economic archaeology. From structure to performance in European archaeology, Edinburgh, National Museums Scotland NMS Enterprises Limited, pp. 235-250, 2011.

Aim at the stars, reach the Nicol: The Zöllner photometer

STAUBERMANN, K., "Aim at the stars, reach the Nicol: The Zöllner photometer", Reconstructions: recreating science and technology of the past, issue Economic archaeology. From structure to performance in European archaeology, Edinburgh, National Museums Scotland NMS Enterprises Limited, pp. 209-233, 2011.

Stoking the Flames: Towards an Archaeology of Fire

Organised by: 
Ellen McInnes, Lauren Doughton, and Rhiannon Pettit (University of Manchester)
Event date: 
Monday, 15 December, 2014 to Wednesday, 17 December, 2014
Kind of Event: 
for Professionals

Reconstructions as experimental history: historic computing machines

SWADE, D. D., "Reconstructions as experimental history: historic computing machines", Reconstructions: recreating science and technology of the past, issue Economic archaeology. From structure to performance in European archaeology, Edinburgh, National Museums Scotland NMS Enterprises Limited, pp. 103-126, 2011.

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