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The Metalworker and his Tools: QUB Belfast Conference

Giovanna Fregni (UK)
A recent conference, funded partially by UISPP, was held in Queens University Belfast. While its main focus was on Bronze Age metalsmithing tools and assemblages, the MeTools conference (23-25 June at Queen’s University, Belfast) had several presentations that focussed on experimental archaeology as a means of exploring metalworking craft...

Book Review: Egyptology in the Present: Experiential and Experimental Methods in Archaeology by C. Graves-Brown (Ed)

SJ Harris (RSA)
The eye-catching and colourful cover illustration of the Egyptian creator-God Ptah, fully-equipped with modern toolkit, promises an informative journey into experiential and experimental archaeology in Egyptology...

Book Review: Recent publications: Experimental archaeology in the November 2015 issue of the Cambridge Archaeological Journal (Volume 25, Issue 4)

Giovanna Fregni (UK)
In the last quarter of the 1900s, John Coles (1979) and Peter Reynolds (1999) introduced the subject of experimental archaeology, which has gained significant momentumin the past few years. The discipline has become essential for reconstructing past technologies, in addition to supporting archaeological theory.

Experiments past (review Flores & Paardekooper

MASRIERA ESQUERRA, C., "Experiments past (review Flores & Paardekooper", Bulletin voor Archeologische Experimenten en Educatie (BAEE), vol. 19, issue 2, Leiden, VAEE, pp. 20-21, 2014.

The reconstruction of the Deskford carnyx - an ongoing multidisciplinary project

KENNY, J., "The reconstruction of the Deskford carnyx - an ongoing multidisciplinary project", Studien zur Musikarchäologie II. Musikarchäologie der frühen Metallzeiten der Welt, issue Economic archaeology. From structure to performance in European archaeology, Rahden, Verlag Marie Leidorf GmbH, pp. 351-356, 2000.

Reconstructing the carnyx

HUNTER, J., "Reconstructing the carnyx", Studien zur Musikarchäologie II. Musikarchäologie der frühen Metallzeiten der Welt, issue Economic archaeology. From structure to performance in European archaeology, Rahden, Verlag Marie Leidorf GmbH, pp. 341-345, 2000.

Reconstructing the Deskford carnyx

CREED, J., "Reconstructing the Deskford carnyx", Studien zur Musikarchäologie II. Musikarchäologie der frühen Metallzeiten der Welt, issue Economic archaeology. From structure to performance in European archaeology, Rahden, Verlag Marie Leidorf GmbH, pp. 347-350, 2000.

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