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Yuta Ito talks about his project in Italy. The aim of the project is to design a prototyping shelter at the exhibition site at archaeological park. The site is located in the centre of Mediterranean sea, a place which was not only influenced by Italian culture but also by Spanish, Greek, Arabic and Turkish cultures.
A Womble’s View of Christchurch
BY KATHARINE WATSON
@ VOL 23
ON MAY 04, 2015
Archeologist Katharine Watson explores the discoveries recently excavated in a construction site sitting behind the theatre she presents in. The wild tales she spins out of a few broken tabacco pipes reveals a richer, more nuanced story about her city, Christchuch, NZ.
Documenting Sunken Ship Sites
BY KELLY KEOGH
@ VOL 7
ON MAY 14, 2015
Kelly Keogh, PHD, an underwater archaeologist for NOAA in Honolulu, HI, describes how artifacts become historical record which in turn can create connection with our stories and civilization as a whole. One shipwreck discovery, the Two Brothers, is signifcant because it tells more of the story that inspired the novel, Moby Dick. She indeed shows us how all of these discoveries coming from a remote reef in the northwest Hawaiian islands do have significance to us all.
"Presentation of the Day" on May 28, 2015.
The Past Is a Foreign Country
BY LORI LEE
IN ST. AUGUSTINE
College professor and archeologist Lori Lee sees the past as a foreign country where we all spend time as tourists, but she spends more time there than most. Lori demonstrates how she has been able to help find out more about undocumented history- such as the history and lives of slaves- through her work.