Conference papar

I am about to depart for Munich to give a talk at the ICAANE conference on some results by my team. I will be talking about how one can reconstruct the age and sex of potters in ancient pottery from our site at Tell es-Safi/Gath in Israel based on their fingerprints left in the clay.…

New grant awarded

Just received notice that we have been awarded $155k grant from the University of Manitoba for final renovations in our NEBAL (Near Eastern and Biblical Archaeology Lab) facility in St. Paul’s College. It will now be a fully renovated and equipped facility for our research endeavours.

And another conference presentation

In Toronto for the weekend to do a presentation on our research at Tell es-Safi/Gath at the Zooarchaeology and Landscape conference at the University of Toronto – a joint paper titled: The ‘Desert and the Sown’: domestic animal exploitation and management strategies during the Early Bronze Age at Tell es-Safi/Gath, Israel, with me, Tina L.…

New article on the Near Eastern and Biblical Archaeology Laboratory (NEBAL) at St. Paul’s College

Tina L. Greenfield and Haskel J. Greenfield recently published a chapter in a book about the creation and history of activities at of the Near Eastern and Biblical Archaeology Lab (NEBAL) at St. Paul’s College that we direct. Here is a link to the article. Enjoy. https://www.academia.edu/31775628/Near_Eastern_and_Biblical_Archaeology_Laboratory_NEBAL_at_St._Pauls_College    

Holiday gift for upcoming field season

Anyone considering going on the field trip to Tell es-Safi/Gath this summer, should take advantage of this generous offer by Prof. Aren Maeir. “ON DECEMBER 24, 2016 BY ARENMAEIR IN MISCELLANEOUS Following up on Eric Welch’s suggestion that a great present for the holiday season would be to pay for a relative’s or friend’s participation in…