World Archaeological Congress


Newsletter: Volume 27 April 2009

Contributions to the next WAC Newsletter due 18th May 2009

Archaeologists Without Borders Workshop

Report on the website of the World Archaeological Congress

Archaeologies of Art Podcast Series Launched!

Call for WAC members to nominate Indigenous people

World Archaeological Congress honors Larry Zimmerman

Dr Andree Rosenfeld

Recommendation on ERA Draft Quality Ranking

WAC-6 Media Releases

WAC-6 Closing Ceremony Speech

Portuguese WAC-6 Media Releases

German WAC-6 Media Releases

Spanish WAC-6 Media Releases

Turkish WAC-6 Media Releases

Czech. WAC-6 Media Release on Iran



Ramallah August 2009

Overcoming Structural Violence

Ramallah | International Advisory Board | Sessions, Panels and Papers | General Papers | Session and Paper Submissions | Accommodations | Workshops & Tours | About the WAC InterCongress in Ramallah | Sessions | Travel Details | Registration Fees

Session and Paper Submissions

Participants are encouraged to propose creative formats to facilitate critical consideration and discussion of the topics at hand. Proposals for sessions of various forms – read papers, panels, poster sessions, roundtable discussions, or other formats – should be sent to the Program Committee ( by the deadlines indicated below. Sessions may be proposed by individuals or by groups. All sessions, regardless of format, will be provided a 2-hour block of time to meet.

Session abstracts of 400 words should include the contact information for the organizer(s).  Paper abstracts of 200 words may be sent to either the session organizers or to the Program Committee (


Sessions & Panels - Friday, May 15th 2009
Papers - Friday, June 12th 2009