Message #4:
From: AzTeC SW Archaeology SIG
To:  "'z Matthias Giessler'" 
Subject: 1996 Southwest Symposium - Regional Interaction in the Prehistoric Southwest
Date: Sat, 30 Dec 95 12:16:00 MST
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Dr. Michelle Hegmon, Assistant Professor
Department of Anthropology
Arizona State University
Tempe, AZ 85287-2402


Telephone: (602) 965-7837 / 965-6213
FAX: (602) 965-7671

The 1996 Southwest Symposium will be held in Tempe, Arizona, on the campus
of Arizona State University, on February 9 & 10 (Friday and Saturday).  The
dates were in large part dictated by the scheduling of the Super Bowl, which
will be in Tempe on January 28.

The meeting is organized by Michelle Hegmon, Assistant Professor of
Anthropology, at Arizona State University.  The theme of the overall meeting
is Regional Interaction in the Prehistoric Southwest.  The meeting will
consist of four invited sessions and several other activities.  The
preliminary schedule is outlined below.

Friday (2/9) morning:
Issues in the Study of Regional Systems.  Organized by Alison Rautman,
Michigan State

Friday afternoon:
Inter-regional Economics and Exchange in the Prehispanic Southwest,
Organized by Randy
McGuire, SUNY, Binghamton.

Friday evening:
Catered dinner, followed by SARG (Southwestern Anthropological Research
Group) Revisited, Organized by Sylvia Gaines, Arizona State University.

Saturday (2/10) morning:
Beyond the Borders of the Traditional Southwest, Organized by Sarah
Schlanger, Museum of
New Mexico.

Saturday afternoon:
The Spread of Religions, Organized by Kelley Hays-Gilpin, Northern Arizona

Saturday late afternoon:
Reception, hosted by the Department of Anthropology, Arizona State University.

Reception for Women in Southwest Archaeology.  Organized by Katherine
Spielmann, Arizona
State University.

Poster session(s), including individual posters and, hopefully, groups of
related posters. Organized by Margaret Nelson, Arizona State University.  A
call for poster abstracts will be sent out in early November.