Browsing the blog archives for May, 2013

The Arbitrariness of Power

Here are some photos from the first week of field school. Lots of fun in hand. Sifting dirt through a 1/4 inch mesh screen. Using Munsell color system to determine soil color and a nice paper bag to collect artifacts. Shovel Test Pit, screen, 5 gallon bucket, ruler, sheet of plastic, Munsell book, journal, pile […]


Independent Study in the Archaeology in Annapolis Lab

For the past 2 semesters, I have been working in the Archaeology in Annapolis Lab in Woods Hall. This is my first year at Maryland, and I wanted to get a feel for the work being done in the archaeology department. Dr. Leone’s Archaeology in Annapolis program was a major factor in my decision to […]