World Archaeological Congress


Newsletter: Volume 27 April 2009

Contributions to the next WAC Newsletter due 18th May 2009

Archaeologists Without Borders Workshop

Report on the website of the World Archaeological Congress

Archaeologies of Art Podcast Series Launched!

Call for WAC members to nominate Indigenous people

World Archaeological Congress honors Larry Zimmerman

Dr Andree Rosenfeld

Recommendation on ERA Draft Quality Ranking

WAC-6 Media Releases

WAC-6 Closing Ceremony Speech

Portuguese WAC-6 Media Releases

German WAC-6 Media Releases

Spanish WAC-6 Media Releases

Turkish WAC-6 Media Releases

Czech. WAC-6 Media Release on Iran



Cultural Heritage & Indigenous Cultural & Intellectual Property Rights

A World Archaeological Congress Symposium

Culture Workshops

The program included cultural workshops run by Aboriginal participants on topics such as Aboriginal painting, basket making, and kinship systems.

Art Exhibition

The program also included an art exhibition by Aboriginal artists from Arnhem Land. Two of the paintings that were produced during the symposium were sold at silent auction.

Click here to download an mpg movie of the children performing "Jingle Bells" (3MB).

Andrew Allen-Farr, teaching local school children

Angelina Harradine & Kay McPherson

Anna, Alice, Cathy, Nigel

Dancers at BBQ

EJ & Wolf

Emily & Kara

Cedric Manabaru and Wilfred Narrirridj painting

Close up santas

Emily Bower and Alan Burns

Faith Trent & Cathy Carlson

Faye at exhibition

Lucinda Bragg & Santas

Martin Wobst and Kirsten Brett

Ngadjuri panel

Rachel Willika, with Samual

Registration table

Teaching Aboriginal kinship

Tom Trevorrow and Taizo Sasaki

Trevor & Josie

Typical members of FU ArchSoc


Vincent Branson, George Nicholas, Julie Hollowell

Wilfred & Elaine

Wilfred teaching Burra school children

Ellen Trevorrow teaching Kayla Willika

Basket weaving workshop

Shaqkayla & Kayla