University of Wisconsin–Madison

J. Mark Kenoyer to be recognized with a 2019 Society for American Archaeology Award

Congratulations to J. Mark Kenoyer! Today, the Society for American Archaeology announced that he will receive the Award for Excellence in Archaeological Analysis on April 12, 2019, at the annual business meeting in Albuquerque. Mark Kenoyer has earned the SAA’s Award for Excellence in Archaeological Analysis for his detailed empirical analyses of a diverse array of archaeological materials (stone beads, inscribed seals, shell objects, textiles and cordage, ceramics, stone tools, and copper/bronze and iron objects) utilizing rigorous elemental and microscopic methods and an innovative interpretive framework grounded in experimental and ethnoarchaeological approaches. This award recognizes the significant global impact and enduring contributions of Dr. Kenoyer’s research and teaching to archaeological analysis.