Brian Clark


Areas of Interest: 
 Historical archaeology; landscape archaeology; lithic technology;archaeology of urbanism in Africa; peripatetic monarchies and other manifestations of mobile political centers; the history and archaeolog yof religious communities.  Areas: Ethiopia and its regional context.  Dissertation topic: Royally sponsored religious communities in medieval Ethiopia and their interconnections with regional affairs and the mobility of the royal court.

Bio: 
Research Interests:   Historical archaeology; landscape archaeology; lithic technology;archaeology of urbanism in Africa; peripatetic monarchies and other manifestations of mobile political centers; the history and archaeology of religious communities.  Areas: Ethiopia and its regional context. 
Dissertation topic: Royally sponsored religious communities in medieval Ethiopia and their interconnections with regional affairs and the mobility of the royal court.
Brian Clark
Archaeology Graduate Student
btc1@rice.edu