Sarah Kennedy

The End of Another Exciting Season in Peru!

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 ...

The Hunt for Alpaca … Skeletons

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 ...

Zaña, Peru: The Town That Almost Was

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 ...

Horse Bones, Chicken Bones… and Some Mystery Bones!

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 ...

Zaña Colonial Excavation Updates!

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 ...

Zooarchaeology—Making Roadkill Cool!

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 ...

Digging Into Peru’s Past

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) ...