Archaeology Brown Bag Lecture Series (VIRTUAL)
“Ancient Andean Houses: Making/Inhabiting/Studying” by Dr. Jerry D. Moore, RPA, California State University, Dominguez Hills
Friday, April 8, 2022
The ‘house’ is one of the constructed spaces—along with the hearth, the monument, and the grave—around which complex human meanings orbit. As a pivotal topos in the human experience, ‘house’ and ‘home’ are points of convergence for a wide range of academic inquiries spanning the social sciences and humanities, including archaeology... I question these assumptions, arguing that household archaeology must put the house back into household archaeology.