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Thursday 18 May 2017 16:41:00
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Get hands-on with anthropology and archaeology as part of Middlesbrough’s ever-growing Local History Month.

Down to the Bare Bones - Hands-on Anthropology and Archaeology takes place at Middlesbrough Central Library on Monday, May 22.

The one-day workshop features a series of talks and hands-on activities detailing anthropological and archaeological practices and current advances within the disciplines.

Activities will include getting to know the human skeleton, identifying differences between animal and human remains, an introduction to new 3D imaging technology and several short talks by academics working within anthropology and archaeology.

Down to the Bare Bones - Hands-on Anthropology and Archaeology takes place from 10am to 3pm on Monday, May 22 at Middlesbrough Central Library.

The event is hosted by Teesside University and Teesside Archaeological Society and places are free – to book call 01642 729002.

Agenda for the Day

10am                     Welcome

10.10am               Dave Errickson Introduction to the human skeleton from the perspective of the forensic anthropologist and archaeologist and the importance of identifying correctly.

10.40am               ACTIVITY: Animal Identification

11.15am               Matt Adamson: Forensic Archaeology

12.00am               Tim Thompson: Using the Skeleton to Age and Sex

12.30pm               Lunch Break

1.15pm                 ACTIVITY: Identifying features on the skeleton

2.15pm                 Rhys Williams: Case Studies using the human body

2.45pm                 Dave Errickson: Closing Remarks

3pm                       Close

Down to Bare Bones

Local History Month


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