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Britt Bousman - Presentations, Symposia, Grants/Contracts


Recent Organized Symposia and Workshops

2014 Texas Archeological Society Annual Meeting, Co-Program Chair with Margaret Howard, San Marcos.

From the Past to the Present, changing climates, ecosystems and environments of arid Southern Africa, a tribute to Louis Scott. Scientific Committee Member, University of the Free State, Bloemfontein, South Africa.

2011, 2012, 2013 Texas State Lithic Workshop taught by Chris Ringstaff. Texas State University.

2008 New Views on Ancient Africa: Papers in Honor of C. Garth Sampson, co-organizers: Britt Bousman and Tom Minichillo, Society for American Archaeology, Vancouver.


Recent Presentations/Posters

2014

Middle and Late Pleistocene Terraces and Archaeology in the Modder River Valley, South Africa. Britt Bousman, James Brink, Mark Bateman, Holly Meier, Gary Trower, Rainer Grün, Daryl Codron, Lloyd Rossouw, Christopher Bronk Ramsey, and Louis Scott. 14th Congress of the PanAfrican Archaeological Association of Prehistory, Johannesburg, July.

Early Later Stone Age archaeology at Erfkroon, South Africa and new hypotheses for tool use. Senna Thornton-Barnett, Britt Bousman, Chris Ringstaff and James Brink. 14th Congress of the PanAfrican Archaeological Association of Prehistory, Johannesburg, July.

The Later Stone Age at Erfkroon: an analysis of Robberg technology and open-air site utilization. Molly E. Palmison, James Brink, Andy Herries, Mark Willis, Rainer Grün, Agathe Lisè-Pronovost and Britt Bousman. 14th Congress of the PanAfrican Archaeological Association of Prehistory, Johannesburg, July.

Palynological analysis of the spring mound Baden-Baden in the western Free State, South Africa. A.C. van Aardt, L. Scott, C.B. Bousman, J.S. Brink, Zenobia Jacobs and P.J. du Preez. “From Past to Present, changing climates, ecosystems and environments of arid Southern Africa, a tribute to Louis Scott”, University of the Free State, Bloemfontein, South Africa, July.

A New Palaeoenvironmental Sequence from the western Free State. Britt Bousman, James Brink, Holly Meier, Daryl Codron, Lloyd Rossouw, and Mark Bateman. “From Past to Present, changing climates, ecosystems and environments of arid Southern Africa, a tribute to Louis Scott”, University of the Free State, Bloemfontein, South Africa, July.

A GIS Analysis of the Zeekoe Valley Stone Age Archaeological Record (poster). Garth Sampson, Virginia Moore, Bob Stafford Alberto Giordano, Mark Willis, Tim Dalbey, and Britt Bousman. “From Past to Present, changing climates, ecosystems and environments of arid Southern Africa, a tribute to Louis Scott”, University of the Free State, Bloemfontein, South Africa, July.

Middle and Late Pleistocene Terraces and Archaeology in the Modder River Valley, South Africa. Britt Bousman, James Brink, Mark Bateman, Holly Meier, Gary Trower, Rainer Grün, Daryl Codron, Lloyd Rossouw, Christopher Bronk Ramsey, and Louis Scott. Society for American Archaeology, Austin, April.

2013

Middle and Later Stone Age occupations in the Modder River Valley, South Africa. Britt Bousman, James Brink, Holly Meier, Mark Bateman, Gary Trower, Rainer Grün, Daryl Codron, Lloyd Rossouw, Christopher Bronk Ramsey, Chris Ringstaff and Louis Scott. Association of Southern African Professional Archaeologists, Gaborone, July.

New evidence for the introduction of domestic stock in Southern Africa. Britt Bousman, Raymond Mauldin, Karin Scott and Garth Sampson. Texas Academy of Science, Kerrville. March.

2012

The Middle and Late Pleistocene Alluvial Terraces with Middle and Later Stone Age occupations in the Modder River Valley, South Africa. Holly Meier, Britt Bousman, James Brink, Mark Bateman, Gary Trower Rainer Grün, Lloyd Rossouw, Daryl Codron, Christopher Bronk Ramsey, and Louis Scott; Geological Society of America, Charlotte, North Carolina, November.

Abrupt eco-climate transitions during pre-Clovis occupation along the Gulf Coastal Plain of Texas. Lee Nordt, Michael Waters, Steve Foreman, Steven Driese, Britt Bousman; Geological Society of America, Charlotte, North Carolina, November.

Unraveling the Paleoindian/Archaic transition: Krieger’s Protoarchaic Period Revived. Britt Bousman; Texas Archeological Society, Tyler, October.

Spatial Dynamics of U.S. Cultural Resource Law. Robert Z. Selden and C. Britt Bousman; Texas Archeological Society, Tyler, October.

The Middle and Late Pleistocene Palaeoenvironment of the Modder River Valley, South Africa. Mark Bateman, Britt Bousman, James Brink, Holly Meier, Gary Trower Rainer Grün, Lloyd Rossouw, Daryl Codron, Senna Thornton-Barnett, Christopher Bronk Ramsey, Stephen Tooth, and Louis Scott; Southern African Society for Quaternary Research, Gobabeb, Namibia, September.

Baden-Baden—a Smithfield Antelope Processing Site in the western Free State, South Africa. Britt Bousman and James Brink. Society of Africanist Archaeologists, Toronto, June.

Human Adaptations and Paleoecology during the Middle and Late Pleistocene in the Modder River Valley, South Africa. Britt Bousman, James Brink, Mark Bateman, Holly Meier, Gary Trower, Rainer Grün, Lloyd Rossouw, Daryl Codron, Senna Thornton-Barnett, Christopher Bronk Ramsey, Stephen Tooth, Louis Scott, and Chris Ringstaff. Paleoanthropology Society Meeting, Memphis, April.

Analysis of Quarrying Behavior at Alibates Flint Mines. Britt Bousman, Bob Wishoff, Chris Davis and Paul Katz. Texas Academy of Science, Alpine, March.

2011

“Realms,” A Look at Paleoclimate and Projectile Points in Texas. Michael B. Collins, David M. Yelacic and C. Britt Bousman. Texas Archeological Society Meeting, Fort Worth, October.

Results of the Alibates Flint Quarries Resurvey Project. Britt Bousman, Chris R. L. Davis, I. Robert Wishoff, Paul Katz and Charles Swenson. Texas Archeological Society Meeting, Fort Worth, October.

The post-1.0 Ma evolution of large mammal endemism in southern Africa in relation to East Africa and subsequent biogeographic isolation of the Cape coastal region. James Brink, Rainer Grün, Andrew Herries, John Gowlett and Britt Bousman. INQUA, Bern, Switzerland, July.

Terrestrial evidence of vegetation and climate change during the last 30 ka in Southern Africa: the fossil pollen data. Louis Scott, Frank Neumann, George Brook, Britt Bousman and E. Norström. INQUA, Bern, Switzerland, July.

The Paleoindian/Archaic transition in Texas. Britt Bousman. Texas Academy of Texas Annual Meeting, St. Edwards University, Austin, March.


Recent Grants/Contracts

2010 Recalibration survey of available quarry pit location data at the Alibates Quarries. National Park Service, $5,192.

2009 Excavation of Middle and Later Stone Age Sites at Erfkroon, South Africa, National Science Foundation, $105,260.