Alexey Zelin

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Alexey Zelin

Alexey Zelin

Staff Archaeologist

M.A. Archaeology and Anthropology, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheva, Israel
B.A. Archaeology, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheva, Israel

 Email Alexey Zelin
 (217) 300-3063
 Curriculum Vitae (PDF)


General Interest/Area of Focus

Ancient ceramics; ancient technologies; experimental archaeology.

Memberships

Illinois Archaeological Survey
Midwestern Archaeological Conference

Current Research

Analysis of ceramic collections from prehistoric sites excavated within a corridor of FIP 310 Project
Analysis of ceramic assemblage from Orendorf site Settlement D excavations.

Previous Positions

Archaeological Field Technician
Staff archaeological

Selected Bibliography

Zelin, A.
2010 Zoomorphic Effigies from the Fish Lake site. Illinois Archaeology 22(2):705–725.

2010 Fish Lake Site Ceramic assemblage. Manuscript on file at ISAS.

Zelin, A. and D. Jackson
2009 Rosewood Site Ceramic Assemblage. Manuscript on file at ISAS.

D. K. Jackson, A. Zelin, A. C. Fortier, S. R. Kuehn, K. E. Parker, and S. Daniels
2009 Reevaluation of the Initial Late Woodland Period in the American Bottom. Manuscript on file at ISAS.

Zelin, A.
2008 Russell Site Ceramics. Manuscript on file at ISAS.

2007 Edging Site Ceramics. Manuscript on file at ISAS.

Selected Papers Presented

2012 Clay Figurines and Modified Clay Objects from the Vaughn Branch Upland Locality, Madison County, Illinois. Presented at the 58th annual Midwest Archaeological Conference. East Lansing, Michigan.

2011 The Sponemann Ceramic Component of the Vaughn Branch Upland Locality, Northern American Bottom. Presented at the 57th annual Midwest Archaeological Conference. La Crosse, Wisconsin.

2010 (Coauthor with Madeline Evans) Resent Analysis of Orendorf Settlement D collections. Presented at Illinois Archaeological Survey Annual Meeting.

2010 Orendorf Settlement D: A Middle Mississippian Town Ceramic Assemblage. Presented at the 75th annual Society for American Archaeology Meeting. St. Louis, Missouri.

2009 The Patrick Phase Ceramic Assemblages from the Fish Lake Site. Presented at the 55th annual Midwest Archaeological Conference. Iowa City, Iowa.

2008 Late Woodland Zoomorphic Figurines from the Fish Lake Site. Presented at the 54th annual Midwest Archaeological Conference. Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

2008 (Coauthor with Brad Koldehoff and Thomas Zych) The Russell Site: A Moorehead Phase Nodal Community in the Northern American Bottom. Presented at Cahokia Mississippian Conference. Cahokia Mounds.

2007 Stylistic Aspects of Rosewood Site Ceramics. Presented at the 53rd annual Midwest Archaeological Conference. Notre Dame, Indiana.

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