Willeke Wendrich

Professor
Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, Cotsen Institute of Archaeology
University of California, Los Angeles
E-mail: wendrich@humnet.ucla.edu

Fields of interest: 

Craft specialization, ancient technology, ethno-archaeology

Neolithic and neolithization

Digital Humanities

 

Recent publications:

Wendrich W. 2012 (ed.):
Archaeology and Apprenticeship. Body Knowledge, Identity and Communities of Practice.
Tucson, AZ: University of Arizona Press.

Wendrich W. 2011:
UCLA Encyclopedia of Egyptology, Archaeological Data, and Web 2.0.
In: Eric C. Kansa, Sarah Witcher Kansa, Ethan Watrell, Archaeology 2.0, New Approaches to Communication and Collaboration. Cotsen Institute of Archaelogy Digital Series 1. http://escholarship.org/uc/item/1r6137tb

R. Phillipps, S. Holdaway, W. Wendrich, R. Cappers 2011:
“Mid Holocene Occupation of Egypt and Global Climatic Change”,
in: Quaternary International. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1040618211002138

Wendrich W.  2010:       
“From Practical Knowledge to Empowered Communication: Field Schools of the Supreme Council of Antiquities in Egypt.” 
in: Controlling the Past, Owning the Future: The Political Uses of Archaeology in the Middle East. R. Boytner, L. Schwarz-Dodd, and B. J. Parker, eds. pp. 178-195. Tucson: University of Arizona Press.

Wendrich W.  2010 (ed.):
Egyptian Archaeology, Blackwell Studies in Global Archaeology,
Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell.

Wendrich W.  2009:
“Visual Archaeology”
in Beyond the Horizon: Studies in Egyptian Art, Archaeology and History in Honour of Barry J. Kemp. Edited by Salima Ikram and Aidan Dodson. pp. 582-603.

Wendrich W.  2008:
Hans Barnard and Willeke Wendrich (eds.),  
The Archaeology of Mobility: Nomads in the Old and in the New World.
Los Angeles: Cotsen Institute of Archaeology Publications.