April Nowell

April Nowell

April Nowell is a Paleolithic archaeologist and professor of anthropology at the University of Victoria. She directs an international team of researchers in the study of Lower and Middle Paleolithic sites in Jordan and is known for her publications on cognitive archaeology, the archaeology of children, Paleolithic art, and the relationship between science, pop culture, and the media. She is the author of Growing Up in the Ice Age: Fossil and Archaeological Evidence of the Lived Lives of Plio-Pleistocene Children and coeditor of Stone Tools and the Evolution of Human Cognition. Watch her TEDx talk “Paleo Porn” here.

April Nowell's Tedx talk: Paleo Porn

Check out this TEDx talk given by University Press of Colorado author April Nowell (Stone Tools and the Evolution of Human Cognition). TEDx talks are presented "by independent organizers who want to create a TED-like event in their own community." More information can be found here.

Archaeology of the Night

Life After Dark in the Ancient World

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UPC Authors on Sapiens

UPC authors Nancy Gonlin and April Nowell have a featured blog post on Sapiens! Check in out, and then learn even more in their book Archaeology of the Night: Life After Dark in the Ancient World.

 

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