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Archaeological, Ethnographic and Paleoenvironmental Perspectives on Caribou Hunting in the Great Lakes: A Multi-Disciplinary Symposium

Saturday, February 23, 2013
12:00 AM
Ruthven Museums Building, Room 2009

This symposium brings together researchers throughout North America who focus on different aspects of caribou hunting in the Great Lakes Region.  This symposium is an outgrowth of research on the Alpena-Amberley Ridge, where a series of boulders thought to be caribou hunting drive lanes were discovered. As the project has progressed, researchers from a variety of disciplines have provided their expertise to this project. This symposium brings all of the collaborators together to share their knowledge.

Sponsored by: University of Michigan Museum of Anthropology, Department of Anthropology, Rackham Graduate School, College of Literature, Arts and Sciences

Bill Fox, Parks Canada
Patrick Julig, Department of Anthropology, Laurentian University
Ashley Lemke, Museum of Anthropology, University of Michigan
Francine McCarthy, Department of Earth Sciences, Brock University
Lee Newsome, Department of Anthropology, Penn State
John O’Shea, Museum of Anthropology, University of Michigan
Robert Reynolds, Department of Computer Science Wayne State University
Lisa Sonnenburg, Museum of Anthropology, University of Michigan
Andrew Stewart, Strata Consulting