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Colonial Williamsburg Foundation – EXARC Fellowship 2019

The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation is pleased to invite applications for the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation – EXARC Fellowship. Fellowships are an important component of the work of the Education, Research and Historical Interpretation Division. Fellowships primarily support research on topics related to British America, the American Revolution, and the Early Republic.

Application Procedures: The application deadline is March 31st, 2019. Decisions will be announced May 23rd, 2019.

RRR Expert Meeting

Performative methods (reconstruction, replication and re-enactment) play a growing role in fields like art history, archaeology, conservation, musicology and anthropology. On the 6th of December, a group of fifteen specialists from various parts of Europe convened in the shadow of the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam. Several of them have a long career in reconstruction, Re-enactment and replication, albeit from various directions including archaeology, history of science, musicology and conservation of paintings...

EXARC Bibliography updated

This Autumn, EXARC updated the online bibliography with 500+ new titles. These include the full series of articles from the Bulletin of Primitive Technology, the German Proceedings of EXAR and several treasures like yearbooks on Lithuanian experimental archaeology as well as from several archaeological open-air museums including Düppel, Lauresham, Bajuwarenhof Kirchheim, Pfahlbaumuseum Unteruhldingen and Campus Galli.

We now have over 11,500 titles referred to, a great source of information. You can find the catalogue at www.experimentalarchaeology.net ...