African Conference on Experimental Archaeology

On March 20, the first ever African Conference on Experimental Archaeology started in Johannesburg #ACE2018. EXARC is very proud to be a co-organiser in this meeting with presentations from all around the African continent. Participants even flew in from Asia, Europe and North America, making Johannesburg the place to be. 
Presentations include a Zimbabwe furnace reconstruction for glass bead manufacture, heat-affected quartzite from the Eastern Cape, South Africa and the influence of temper on the chemical composition of pottery: An empirical study using XRF. 

Let’s PLAY – Participative Learning in Archaeology for Youth

Two members of EXARC joined a project application by the name “Play: Participative Learning in Archaeology for Youth”. Csiki Pihenőkert from Hungary and the State Cultural Reserve of Kernavė from Lithuania. The Lead Partner in the Project call “Creative Europe 2018” is Cooperativa Archeologia from Italy. The two EXARC Members will cooperate with the Agence de Mise en Valeur du Patrimoine et de Promotion Culturelle (AMVPPC) of Tunisia and the Archaeological sites of Valley of the Temples, Agrigento and Giardini Luzzati, Genova (Italy). EXARC will be one of the Associated Partners. 

EAC11 Trento 2019 - 1st Call for Papers

EXARC and Trento University are pleased to announce the 1st call for papers for the 11th Experimental Archaeology Conference (#EAC11), which will be held in Trento, Italy, on the 2-4 May 2019. 

#EAC11 venue is the Humanities Department of Trento University for the first two days, with excursions on the final day.

1st Call for Papers
Send your abstracts for papers and posters to before 1 October 2018. We aim to publish proceedings following on the conference.