Select Contemporary Archaeology Publications

Beaudry, M. and T. Parno (eds) 2013. Archaeologies of Mobility and Movement. New York: Springer.

Buchli, V. and G. Lucas (eds) 2001. Archaeologies of the contemporary past. London: Routledge.

Clark ,B.L. 2010. When the Foreign is Not Exotic: Ceramics at Colorado’s WWII Japanese Internment Camp,. In C. Dillian and C.L. White (eds), Trade and Exchange: Archaeological Studies from History and Prehistory, Springer: New York, 179-192.

Cherry, J.F., K. Ryzewski and L. Pecoraro. 2013. ‘A Kind of Sacred Place’: The Rock and Roll Ruins of AIR Studios. In Archaeologies of Mobility and Movement, M. Beaudry and T. Parno (eds), Springer: New York, 181-198.

Crossland, Z. 2002. Violent spaces: conflict over the reappearance of Argentina’s disappeared. In C.M. Beck, W.G. Johnston and J. Schofield (eds). Matériel culture: the Archaeology of Twentieth Century Conflict. London: Routledge, 146-159.

Dawdy, S. 2010. Clunkpunk anthropology and the ruins of modernity, Current Anthropology, 51 (6): 761-793.

DeSilvey, C. 2006. Observed decay: telling stories with mutable things, Journal of Material Culture, 11 (3) 318-338.

Fortenberry, B. and L. McAtackney (eds) 2012. Modern Materials: papers from CHAT Oxford (2009). Oxford: Archaeopress.

Fortenberry, B. and A. Myers (eds) 2010. CHAT @ TAG: In Context. Archaeologies, 6(1):1-4.

González-Ruibal, A. (ed.) 2013. Reclaiming Archaeology: Beyond the Tropes of Modernity. London: Routledge.

González-Ruibal, A. 2008. Time to Destroy: an Archaeology of Supermodernity. Current Anthropology 49 (2): 247-279.

González-Ruibal, A. 2006. The Past is Tomorrow. Towards an Archaeology of the Vanishing Present. Norwegian Archaeological Review, 39 (2): 110-125.

Gould, R and M. Schiffer (eds) 1981. Modern material culture: the archaeology of us. New York: Academic Press.

Gould, R. 2007. Disaster Archaeology. Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press.

Graves-Brown P. 2009. The privatization of experience and the archaeology of the future. Contemporary archaeologies. Excavating now. Frankfurt: Peter Lang.

Graves-Brown, P. (ed.) 2000. Matter, materiality and modern culture. London: Routledge.

Graves-Brown, P., R. Harrison and A. Piccini (eds) 2013. The Oxford Handbook of the Archaeology of the Contemporary World. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Harrison, R. 2009. Excavating Second Life: cyber-archaeologies, heritage and virtual settlements. Journal of Material Culture 14(1): 75-106.

Harrison, R. 2011. Surface assemblages. Towards an archaeology in and of the present. Archaeological Dialogues. 18 (2) 141-161.

Harrison, R. and J. Schofield 2010. After modernity: archaeological approaches to the contemporary past. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Holtorf, C. and A. Piccini (eds) 2009. Contemporary Archaeologies: Excavating Now. Frankfurt: Peter Lang.

Lucas, G. 2006. Archaeology at the edge: an archaeological dialogue with Martin Hall. Archaeological Dialogues, 13 (1) 55-67.

McAtackney, L. 2014. An Archaeology of the Troubles: the dark heritage of Long Kesh / Maze prison, Northern Ireland. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

McAtackney, L., M. Palus and A. Piccini (eds) 2007. Towards Diversity: papers from CHAT. London: BAR Series.

Mullins, P. 2012. The Politics and Archaeology of “ruin porn”. [last accessed 12 April 2014].

Mullins , P. 2006. Racialising the commonplace landscape: an archaeology of urban renewal along the color line, World Archaeology, 38 (1) 60-71.

Olsen, B., M. Shanks, T, Webmoor and C. Witmore 2012. Archaeology: the discipline of things. Berkeley: University of California Press.

Pearson, M. and M. Shanks 2001. Theatre/archaeology. London: Routledge.

Penrose, S. (ed.) 2007. Images of change: an archaeology of England’s contemporary landscape. Swindon: English Heritage.

Pétursdóttir, T and B. Olsen (eds) forthcoming. Ruin Memories: Materialities, Aesthetics and the Archaeology of the Recent Past. London: Routledge.

Rathje, W. 1979. Modern material culture studies. Advances in archaeological method and theory. 2: 1-37.

Russell, I. 2011. Art and archaeology: A modern allegory: a comment on Rodney Harrison’s article ‘Surface assemblages: Towards and archaeology in and of the present’”, Archaeological Dialogues 18 (2) 176–180.

Shanks, M, D. Platt and W. Rathje 2004. The perfume of garbage: modernity and the archaeological, Modernism/Modernity, 11 (1) 61-83.

Symonds, J. 2004. Historical archaeology and the recent urban past. International Journal of Heritage Studies, 10 (1) 33-48.

White, C. 2013. The Burning Man Festival and the Archaeology of Ephemeral and Temporary Gatherings. In P. Graves-Brown, R. Harrison and A. Piccini (eds), Oxford Handbook of the Archaeology of the Contemporary World, Oxford:Oxford University Press.

Wilkie, L. 2014. Strung Out on Archaeology: An Introduction to Archaeological Research. Walnut Creek: Left Coast Press.

Witmore, C. 2012. The Realities of the Past: Archaeology, Object-Orientations, Pragmatology. In B. Fortenberry and L. McAtackney (eds), Modern Materials: papers from CHAT Oxford (2009). Oxford: Archaeopress.

Zimmerman, L., C. Singleton and J Welch. 2010. Activism and creating a translational archaeology of homelessness. World Archaeology, 42 (3) 443-454.