December 5 Dr. Jeffrey Long
Evolutionary Anthropologist; Chair, Undergraduate Committee, Undergraduate Faculty Advisor, Evolutionary Anthropology; Director, Genetics Computational Laboratory, and former Associate Chair, Department of Anthropology, University of New Mexico; Recipient, Gabriel Lasker Award, Best Paper Published in Human Biology; and Co-Author (w/AJ Koehl), ‘Contributions of admixture and genetic drift to diversity among post-contact populations in the Americas’, in American Journal of Physical Anthropology.
Isolation in: Human Genome Evolution
December 12 Dr. Hunter M. Claypatch
Archaeologist and Archaeology Faculty Member, Pima Community College, Tucson, Az.Author, ‘La Playa Purple-on-brown: A New Trincheras Ceramic Type from La Playa’, in Journal of Arizona Archaeology; Specialist in pre-Colonial northern Sonoran, Mexico ceramic production; Extensive field & laboratory work in researching ceramic motifs as a proxy for reconstructing trade & cultural interactions. Collaborative work with Centro INAH (National Institute of Anthropology and History) Mexican archaeologists.
Decorated Pottery of the Trincheras Tradition in Northern Sonora, 400-1450 AD/CE
December 19 Dr. Dan Louie Flores
Hammond Professor Emeritus of History of the American West (ret.), University of Montana;
Author, Coyote America: A Natural and Supernatural History (Winner, 2017 Sigurd F. Olson Nature Writing Award Winner); American Serengeti: The Last Big Animals of the Great Plains (Winner, 2017 Stubbendieck Great Plains Distinguished Book Prize); Caprock Canyonlands: Journeys Inot the Heart of the Southern Plains; The Natural West: Environmental History in the Great Plains and Rocky Mountains; Horizontal Yellow: Nature and History.
Wild New World: The Epic Story of Animals & People in America
December 26 Happy Holidays! No program.
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