ASOR 2006 CALL FOR PAPERS
American Schools of Oriental Research Annual Meeting
Nov. 15-18, 2006, Washington, DC
Session - Artifacts: The Inside Story
This session welcomes submissions in which the analysis of Near Eastern
artifacts by means of physical or chemical techniques has led to a new
or re-interpretation of the archaeological record. Paper topics include
materials characterization, raw material acquisition, workshop activity,
manufacturing techniques, ancient technology, and product distribution.
Papers on Eurasian material will also be considered.
One session is planned for 4-5 speakers. Papers will be limited to 20-25
Abstracts are limited to 250 words and should be emailed to the Section
Chair:, Dr. Elizabeth Friedman at [log in to unmask]
Deadline for abstracts is April 1st, 2006 but the section chair would
welcome them sooner.
Please check the ASOR website for membership and participation
Elizabeth S. Friedman, Ph.D.
Department of Biological, Chemical, and Physical Sciences
Illinois Institute of Technology
3101 S. Dearborn, Chicago, IL 60616 USA
Tel: 312-567-7973; Fax: 312-567-3494; Email: [log in to unmask]