Call for Papers for 2012 Spring SGA meeting

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Join us on Saturday, May 19th, for the 2012 Spring Meeting of the Society for Georgia Archaeology. The theme for Archaeology Month is Commemorating the Bicentennial of the War of 1812.

Papers that focus on archaeological research in Georgia and within this timeframe will be considered for the program. Each presenter should plan for a presentation of 20 minutes or less including time for questions at the end. Please submit your title and abstract (100 words) to Catherine Long via email by clicking here by March 15 (in time to print presentation titles in The Profile). First come, first served—the number of slots is limited to 6-7 presentations. For questions, please call 770.722.7730.

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The conference will take place in the Student Center on the campus of Georgia Gwinnett College, 1000 University Center Lane, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30043 (see map below). Coffee and refreshments will be provided. There will be a small registration fee for attendees, including presenters.

To celebrate this year’s theme conference participants are cordially invited to attend an educational presentation at the Fort Daniel archaeological site as sponsored by the Society for Georgia Archaeology, local SGA Chapter Gwinnett Archaeological Research Society and the Fort Daniel Foundation. The program will be in the early afternoon and a pre-paid box lunch will be available for purchase. Don’t forget to visit the website as details for this exciting and engaging meeting are further developed.

We look forward to seeing you there!

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