Humans and Animals

  • Paradoxes of Mutual Relationships International Conference

    Peter the Great Museum of Anthropology and Ethnography (Kunstkamera) of the Russian Academy of Science (MAE, St Petersburg, Russia)
    Italian Association for Ethnoarchaeology (AIE, Rome, Italy)
    Institute of Archaeology and Ethnography of the Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Science (IAET, Novosibirsk, Russia)
    ISMEO – The International Association for Mediterranean and Oriental Studies (Rome, Italy)

    St Petersburg (Russia) 29th - 30th November, 2021

    Peter the Great Museum of Anthropology and Ethnography (Kunstkamera), Russian Academy of Sciences (University Embankment 3, St Petersburg, Russia)


About us

Funded in 1997 by Francesca Lugli, Alessandra Assunta Stoppiello, and Massimo Vidale, the AIE is a non-profit organization, whose aim is to foster the development and diffusion of ethnoarchaeology in Italy and abroad. Its members have been running ethnoarchaeological research in Tunisia, Libya, Algeria, Cameroon, Nepal, Pakistan, Australia, Russia, and Mongolia. The AIE organized eight conferences so far.

The latests (2010 and 2012) generated the following volumes:

Lugli F., Stoppiello A. A., Biagetti S. (Eds.) 2013. Ethnoarchaeology: current research and field methods. BAR S2472, Archaeopress, Oxford.

Biagetti S., and Lugli F. (Eds.) in press. Intangible Elements of Culture in Ethnoarchaeological Research, Springer.