Thursday, August 6, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. MDT
Over the last ten years, research by BYU faculty and students has included excavations at two large sites (Alkali Ridge Site 13 and Coal Bed Village), a variety of site documentation projects, and reanalysis of old artifact collections and survey data. This talk summarizes recent research and what that research tells us about the dynamic history of ancestral Pueblo settlements in southeastern Utah.
Thursday, August 13 at 4 p.m. MDT
Rob will present new findings about the use and meanings of symbolic roadways in the pre-contact U.S. Southwest, with emphasis on issues of inequality, regional organization, and religion.