SEAA Society for East Asian Archaeology



The Seventh Worldwide Conference of the SEAA will take place in Boston in June 2016 and will be hosted jointly by Harvard University (Cambridge) and Boston University. The dates are Wednesday June 8 - Sunday June 12, 2016.
Post-conference tours are being planned to archaeological sites in New England, as well as to museums with Asian collections in the northeast of the U.S.
As in years past, we expect a solid turnout, so please help us promote the conference to archaeologists of East and Southeast Asia.

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SEAA-web is an information platform dedicated to communicating the activities of the Society for East Asian Archaeology (SEAA), to spreading news of upcoming events and note-worthies in the field to members more...


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SEAA-web first of all is a means of communication for the members of SEAA, and moreover a platform for information for all those interested in East Asian archaeology and early history. It cannot work without the cooperation and assistance of all users. All kinds of information concerning East Asian archaeology and early history as well as the members' activities are very much welcome. The SEAA-web is open for contributions from non-members as well. Look up the Contributions Guidelines for further information.


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Welcome to the SEAA-web, the official website of the Society for East Asian Archaeology (SEAA). The society is a world-wide scholarly association of professional archaeologists, researchers, students and members of the general public, who are interested in the archaeology and related academic fields of China, Korea, Japan, and adjacent regions.

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  Latest Updates
April 19, 2016


The Ulaanbaatar Panel:
Starting Over Again: the Early Palaeolithic Research in Japan Today   
by Fumiko IKAWA-SMITH and SATŌ Hiroyuki
May 3, 2016
Member List (Members' Area)
April 13, 2016
Jobs (Ethnologisches Museum der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin - Wissenschaftliche/r Angestellte/r)
April 4, 2016
alt Member News (Members' Area)
March 29, 2016
Jobs (Hakuho Foundation, 12th Japanese Research Fellowship Application)
Jan 14, 2016
alt Chinese Cultural Relics (CCR) Translation Contest for Young Scholars
Travel stipends to attend an award ceremony held during the 7th SEAA Conference 2016 and monetary awards
alt Journal Updates (Journal of Korean Art and Archaeology 2015)
Dec 14, 2015
alt Journal Updates (Antiquity)
alt Journal Updates (Asian Perspective)
alt Journal Updates (Japanese Journal of Archaeology)
Aug 10, 2015
New Book: SEYOCK/SCHOTTENHAMMER (ed.): Crossroads, Vol 9 (2014); Special Issue — Trade and Interaction in Ancient Northeast Asia: Reassessing Archaeological and Documentary Sources
July 31, 2015
Noteworthies: Chen Pochan (1973-2015) – Obituary –
by Rowan Flad
July 1, 2015
New Book: BEMMANN / SCHMAUDER: Complexity of Interaction along the Eurasian Steppe Zone in the first Millennium CE.
August 2, 2012
New entries to Gina L. Barnes‘ “Bibliography of Western-Language Works on East Asian Archaeology”
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