Call for Papers

The Beauchamp and the Finger Lakes chapters are proud to host the 102nd Annual Meeting of the New York State Archaeological Association (NYSAA) and the annual Spring Meeting of the New York Archaeological Council (NYAC).

The NYAC spring meeting will be held Friday afternoon. The NYSAA annual business meeting will be on Friday evening, with paper presentations all day Saturday and on Sunday morning. The banquet and awards ceremony will be on Saturday evening. Our special guest speaker for Saturday evening’s banquet will be Dr. James Bradley. All events will be at the Comfort Inn, conveniently located at the intersection of the NYS Thruway and I-81 at 6701 Buckley Road, Syracuse.

This is an open call for anyone interested in submitting abstracts for papers or posters on any subject of interest in the archaeology of New York and adjoining regions. Abstracts should be 150 words or less. Presentations should not exceed 20 minutes in length. One paper/poster per presenter – although individuals may co- author multiple papers. All presenters must register for the conference and the lead presenter must be an NYSAA member (either a chapter member or a member-at-large). Abstracts and AV preferences must be received by March 1, 2018 for consideration. Meeting registration must be pre-paid by April 1, 2018, or your paper will be dropped from the program. Registration information will be available online at nysarchaeology.org/conference

Any questions about the conference program can be sent to Sherene Baugher at: sbb8@cornell.edu  Please send your title, abstract, name, address, phone, e-mail, institutional affiliation (if any), NYSAA chapter affiliation, A/V preference, to Wendy Bacon at: wendyjbacon@icloud.com

Call for Papers (134.1 KiB)