The latest issue of Inventory, the newsletter of Brown University’s Joukowsky Institute for Archaeology and the Ancient World, is now available online, with stories on our most recent “State of the Field” conference focusing on ancient DNA, research by the newest graduate of our doctoral program in Archaeology and the Ancient World, and a glimpse of a few of the exhibits in Rhode Island Hall this semester, as well as Peter van Dommelen’s thoughts on the past semester at the Joukowsky Institute.

Past issues of the newsletter can be viewed in the News section of this website.

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