The following was sent to my SAC president email server today. I thought some of you might be interested. In the past, when we had speakers on this topic, we had huge meetings! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Subject: Archaeoastronomy Conference Agenda Set From: Conference Administrator <administrator@xxxxxxxxx> Date: Tue, March 17, 2009 9:30 am To: president@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 17, 2009 ARCHAEOASTRONOMY CONFERENCE AGENDA SET The final agenda of the Conference o n Archaeoastronomy of the American Southwest has been set and can be view a t the conference website. Oral and poster presentations will cover a number of significant locations including the Chaco Canyon World Heritage Site, the prehistoric astronomy of the Hohokam, Mogollan and Sinagua cultures, Chimney Rock Colorado, Mesa Verde National Park and more. Presenters will include Anna Sofaer, J. McKim Malville, E.C. Krupp, Von Del Chamberlain among other notable researchers. The purpose of the CAASW is to advance the study and practice of archaeoastronomy of the American Southwest in all its aspects. The CAASW is committed to recognizing significant contributions to knowledge and the importance of research, professional standards and excellence in the study of archaeoastronomy, effective dissemination and presentation of archaeoastronomical knowledge, and innovation and originality of approach. Additional information about the Conference on Archaeoastronomy of the American Southwest can be obtained at http://www.caasw.org , or by email to a <mailto:administrator@xxxxxxxxx> dministrator@xxxxxxxxxx Dick Harshaw Cave Creek, AZ "A scientist will never show any kindness for a theory which he did not start himself." -- Mark Twain, 1835-1910 (Note: Twain was born during the appearance of Halley's Comet in 1835, and died when it reappeared in 1910) -- See message header for info on list archives or unsubscribing, and please send personal replies to the author, not the list.