Just received notice that we have been awarded $155k grant from the University of Manitoba for final renovations in our NEBAL (Near Eastern and Biblical Archaeology Lab) facility in St. Paul’s College. It will now be a fully renovated and equipped facility for our research endeavors.
In Toronto for the weekend to do a presentation on our research at Tell es-Safi/Gath at the Zooarchaeology and Landscape conference at the University of Toronto – a joint paper titled: The ‘Desert and the Sown’: domestic animal exploitation and management strategies during the Early Bronze Age at Tell es-Safi/Gath, Israel, with me, Tina L. Greenfield,…
Tina L. Greenfield and Haskel J. Greenfield recently published a chapter in a book about the creation and history of activities at of the Near Eastern and Biblical Archaeology Lab (NEBAL) at St. Paul’s College that we direct. Here is a link to the article. Enjoy.
http://www.haaretz.com/archaeology/1.761814?utm_source=smartfocus&utm_medium=email&utm_content=archaeology%2F1.761814&utm_campaign=Ruth+Schuster&utm_term=20161228-17%3A13&writerAlerts=true Check out these exciting discoveries. In particular, there is the June contribution – the sacrificial Egyptian donkey/ass that we excavated and analyzed from our excavations at Tell es-Safi/Gath.
Following up on Eric Welch’s suggestion that a great present for the holiday season would be to pay for a relative’s or friend’s participation in the 2017 season at Tell es-Safi/G… Source: Holiday Season Present from the Tell es-Safi/Gath Archaeological Project!
A new paper on the ground stone objects from Early Bronze Age Tell es-Safi/Gath has just appeared (see link here)! The paper, spearheaded by Jeremy Beller (originally part of his MA dissertation at… Source: New paper on ground stone objects from EB Safi
In addition to the Safi-related lectures to be presented at the ASOR meeting in San Antonio this coming week (see here), three posters on Safi-related research are being presented. See below *.jpg … Source: Safi posters at the ASOR meeting