San Juan Basin
Archaeological Society

a Colorado Nonprofit Corporation
Lewis Mill

The San Juan Basin Archaeological Society... exploring, learning about, and preserving
archaeological, cultural, and historical resources in the Four Corners region since 1979.


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Next Meeting - October 9th 


Our next meeting will be held on Wednesday, October 9th, at 7:00 p.m. in the lyceum at the Center of Southwest Studies at Fort Lewis College. After a brief business meeting, Dr. Michelle Turner will present: "Becoming Chacoan at the Aztec North Great House. There will be a social at 6:30 p.m. in the CSWS foyer.


Dr. Turner is an archaeologist who works on Chaco Canyon and its outliers. She is currently a postdoctoral scholar with the Crow Canyon Archaeological Center Research Institute, where she works on ceramic analysis research related to the Northern Chacoan Outliers Project.

​Dr. Turner is also continuing her research on the Aztec North great house at Aztec Ruins National Monument. The Aztec North project explores the chronology and construction of this previously unexcavated great house, as well as Aztec North's place within the cultural landscape of Aztec Ruins and the Chacoan world. She uses materiality theory, landscape archaeology and sociopolitical theory in her work on the Chacoan world.


Fort Lewis College - Center of Southwest Studies - 2019 Fall Programs

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