Dear all,

the next Postgraduate ZooArchaeology Forum (PZAF) will take place between the 27th and 29th June 2018 in Palermo (Sicily, Italy).

The PZAF is an ICAZ affiliated group run by and for postgraduate students and early-career professionals in the field of zooarchaeology, and provides the opportunity for young researchers to present their projects in an informal environment. Applications are welcome from students at any postgraduate level as well as from early-career professionals who already completed their studies.

Abstracts from any field of zooarchaeology will be considered, and can be submitted through the PZAF 2018 website The deadline for abstract submission is on 31st March 2018. For any information on the conference, please visit or email [log in to unmask]. Updates and useful information can also be found on our Facebook page

Please feel free to circulate this email to whoever might be interested.

Best wishes,

The PZAF 2018 organising committee




Mauro Rizzetto

PhD candidate

Department of Archaeology, University of Sheffield, UK

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Postgraduate ZooArchaeology Forum 2018 (Palermo, Sicily, Italy)

7th PZAF / PALERMO27th - 29th June 2018