Author Archives: Otis Crandell

ArchaeoCafé Podcast – Episode 2-20 – Mediaeval farming: An interview with Claus Kropp

hosted by Otis Crandell

In this episode I talk with Claus Kropp about Mediaeval agriculture, experimental archaeology, and working at an experimental archaeological open-air laboratory.

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ArchaeoCafé Podcast – Episode 2-18 – Minimally invasive archaeology: An interview with Bonnie Glencross, Gary Warrick, and Louis Lesage

hosted by Otis Crandell

In this episode I talk with Bonnie Glencross, Gary Warrick, and Louis Lesage about minimally invasive strategies in archaeology and their work on the Tay Point Archaeology project.

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ArchaeoCafé Podcast – Episode 2-17 – Questions about quartzite: An interview with Alejandro Prieto

hosted by Otis Crandell and Tommy Ng

In this episode we talk with Alejandro Prieto about the use of quartzite in Europe during the Palaeolithic. We also discuss topics such as the societies who inhabited the Cantabrian Region during the Middle and Upper Palaeolithic and the methods used in petroarchaeology.

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ArchaeoCafé Podcast – Episode 2-16 – Drone archaeology: An interview with Katelyn O’Keefe

hosted by Otis Crandell and Renata Araujo

In this episode we talk with Katelyn O’Keefe about the use of drones for doing aerial surveys in archaeology and for looking at landscape change over time in order to assess risks to cultural heritage. We also discuss the history of Qikiqtaruk (Herschel Island) in Yukon (Canada) and the archaeological and heritage work currently taking place there.

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ArchaeoCafé Podcast – Episode 2-15 – Archaeology and Missing Children: An interview with Eldon Yellowhorn

hosted by Otis Crandell

In this episode I talk with Eldon Yellowhorn about the Missing Children Project and his use of archaeology in this project. We also discuss calls to action in the Final Report of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (Canada) which are particularly relevant to archaeology, and we discuss the various ways that history can be recorded, revealed and retold.

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ArchaeoCafé Podcast – Episode 2-14 – Pseudoarchaeology: An interview with Stephanie Halmhofer

hosted by Otis Crandell and Tommy Ng

In this episode we talk with Stephanie Halmhofer about pseudoarchaeology and her research on topics such as the ancient aliens hypothesis and hyperdiffusionism.

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ArchaeoCafé Podcast – Episode 2-13 – High altitude archaeology: An interview with Ekta Singh

hosted by Otis Crandell

In this episode I talk with Ekta Singh about the history of Spiti Valley in northern India and her archaeological research in the area as well as some of the general aspects of doing archaeological research in the high altitude environment of the Himalayas.

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