Society for American Archaeology

Volume 17 May 1999 NO.3

Award Winners---Annual Meeting, Chicago 1999!

Help choose all the SAA Award Winners by participating in the 2000 Award Nomination Process!






See page 15

The 65th SAA Annual Meeting will be held in Philadelphia April 5­9, 2000!

Abstracts for the 65th SAA Annual Meeting are Due Sept. 2, 1999

Table of Contents

Editor's Corner

Letters to the Editor


In Brief . . .

SAA Financial Statement, 1999

SAA Annual Meeting Report

SAA 64th Annual Business Meeting

SAA Award Recipients

The Register

PEC -- Update

COSWA Corner

Student Affairs -- Update

Awards Committee -- Update

Working Together -- Repatriation

Insights -- Textbook Review

Obituary -- Cotter

Obituary -- Hasseman

Interface -- Digital Cameras

Book Reviews -- LAA

News and Notes

Positions Open


The SAA Bulletin (ISSN 0741-5672) is published five times a year and is edited by Mark Aldenderfer, with editorial assistance from Karen Doehner. Deadlines for submissions are: December 1 (January), February 1 (March), April 1 (May), August 1 (September), and October 1 (November); send to SAA Bulletin, Dept. of Anthropology, UC­Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA 93106-3210. For information, call (805) 893-8604, (805), fax (805) 893-8707, or email Manuscript submission via email or by disk is encouraged. Advertising and placement ads should be sent to SAA headquarters, 900 Second St. NE #12, Washington, DC 20002, (202) 789-8200. Associate editors include Kevin Pape [Insights, (513) 287-7700], Kurt Dongoske [Working Together, (520) 734-2441], Teresa Hoffman [PEC (602) 894-5477], and John Hoopes [Networks, (785) 864-4103], and Jose Luis Lanata (southern cone contact, and Emily McClung de Tapia (Mexico and Central America contact, Inquiries and column submissions should be addressed directly to them. The SAA Bulletin is provided free to members and institutional subscribers to American Antiquity and Latin American Antiquity worldwide. The SAA Bulletin can be found in gopher at, and on the web at Items published reflect the views of the authors and publication does not imply SAA endorsement. Copyright © 1999 by the Society for American Archaeology. All rights reserved.