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Bone and Stone

  • Regent's University Inner Circle London, NW1 4NS United Kingdom (map)

Archeologist Kathleen Faccia presenting and in conversation with Fernanda Cortes.

Dr Faccia will give a brief presentation on the El-Hemmeh Project (located in the Wadi Hasa, Jordan).

Research at el-Hemmeh is primarily focused on examining the transition from hunting and gathering to food production, investigating how dead were used to maintain community in early Neolithic societies.


Brief Bio's:

 

  • Kathleen Faccia is a member of Medesthai's advisory council. She is an archaeologist and burgeoning designer, with a special interest in archaeology and human osteology. Her research has focused on better understanding the health and culture of Mesolithic and early Neolithic groups, with fieldwork undertaken in Russia (Siberia), the Baltics, East Africa, and Jordan.
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