Sarah Kennedy

Sarah Kennedy is a zooarchaeologist investigating the lives of native Peruvians under Spanish rule in their colonial period. By analyzing the remains of animals in past settlements, she is able to piece together a mosaic of knowledge about how ancient people lived. The winding down of summer vacation here in the United States marks the...

Sarah Kennedy is a zooarchaeologist investigating the lives of native Peruvians under Spanish rule in their colonial period. By analyzing the remains of animals in past settlements, she is able to piece together a mosaic of knowledge about how ancient people lived. Midway through my research season in Northern Peru I started to realize I...

Sarah Kennedy is a zooarchaeologist investigating the lives of native Peruvians under Spanish rule in their colonial period. By analyzing the remains of animals in past settlements, she is able to piece together a mosaic of knowledge about how ancient people lived. This summer, I have been excavating and analyzing archaeological material from pre-colonial and...

Sarah Kennedy is a zooarchaeologist investigating the lives of native Peruvians under Spanish rule in their colonial period. By analyzing the remains of animals in past settlements, she is able to piece together a mosaic of knowledge about how ancient people lived. Our excavations in northern Peru have been producing fascinating ancient bones. PAZC excavations...

Sarah Kennedy is a zooarchaeologist investigating the lives of native Peruvians under Spanish rule in their colonial period. By analyzing the remains of animals in past settlements, she is able to piece together a mosaic of knowledge about how ancient people lived. Excavations at the Zaña Colonial Archaeology Project are on a roll! In addition...

Sarah Kennedy is a zooarchaeologist investigating the lives of native Peruvians under Spanish rule in their colonial period. In this installment, she delves into what being a zooarchaeologist is really all about. I have to admit, the first zooarchaeologist I ever met seemed a little weird. She kept telling me how she wanted her friends...

Sarah Kennedy is a zooarchaeologist investigating the lives of native Peruvians under Spanish rule in their colonial period. In this installment, the expedition is just getting underway. The 2014 PAZC (Proyecto Arqueològico Zaña Colonial/Zaña Colonial Archaeology Project) field season has just begun in northern Peru and I am lucky enough to be included in a...