27 Μαΐου 2021
|19:00 - 20:30||
Purple dye production in the Bronze Age Aegean: archaeological, historical and experimental evidence
About the Speaker:
Rena Veropoulidou studied archaeology at the University of Thessaloniki (BA, MA, PhD). She currently holds a post-doctoral research position at The Malcom H. Wiener Laboratory for Archaeological Science of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens. She also holds a permanent position as an archaeologist-zooarchaeologist at the Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Sports. Rena has worked as an archaeomalacologist in Greece, Turkey, Albania and Spain. Her research focuses on the development of new methodologies for studying and interpreting shells, the dynamic interplay between people and their environment, theoretical aspects of food consumption and craft technologies, as well as the economic and social dimensions of coastal activities.
Programmatic Post-Doctoral Fellow, The M.H. Wiener Laboratory for Archaeological Science