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3 years 5 months ago
Mark is wrapping up the conference - major thanks to PhDs and post-docs! https://t.co/dPBCLbCvdI
3 years 5 months ago
Pete is talking about 'chicken fanciers' - people who breed fancy chickens. https://t.co/lHMyRabyoy
3 years 5 months ago
Picking up the baton from Ophelie is explaining how genetics can help us reconstruct plumage colour… https://t.co/hf21meorsH
3 years 5 months ago
has created biggest collection of chicken breed skeletons in the UK to understand archaeological ty… https://t.co/KdaSgGnQ7v
3 years 5 months ago
Cock-fighting! Monks didn't, secular elite did!
3 years 5 months ago
RT : Fascinating findings from of : chickens key in Anglo-Saxon studies for separating secu… https://t.co/BHCPpCK5D7
3 years 5 months ago
Now we're onto breeds! So many types, shapes, sizes! Why? https://t.co/cvDibQFSep
3 years 5 months ago
Greger up now if with chickens at 1000 AD https://t.co/aBWxgN6AC5
3 years 5 months ago
RT : Panel on hens & Christianity opens with discussion of Jeffrey Vallance on Blinky, The Friendly Hen https://t.co/HRQ5eaIynB
3 years 5 months ago
Chickens and Christianity up now with of and colleagues. https://t.co/GaKCMjADg0
3 years 5 months ago
Now Elena from is talking about discursive representations of chickens. https://t.co/VxPjbIsSDm
3 years 5 months ago
RT : I have rarely seen such enthusiasm over diseased chicken bones. Fascinating talk by https://t.co/Xldf24rg8Q
3 years 5 months ago
And now we move swiftly to health and welfare with and Elena from https://t.co/P8WduziLpV
3 years 5 months ago
back to delight us with evidence from Roman temples - all male chickens sacrificed to the male deities (M… https://t.co/Z064yZvFty
3 years 5 months ago
Mike Feider from is talking about chickens in Roman ritual https://t.co/XbJj1EFnaL
3 years 5 months ago
RT : Giovanna Capponi on ritual & symbolic uses of guinea fowl. Evident in François Cauvin's cover of The Black Jacobins… https://t.co/xJdkbE5h0u
3 years 5 months ago
RT : Cultural role of chicken reminds me of Capon Tree, so-called because people hung birds on it as tax https://t.co/W6kyd1LTU9
3 years 5 months ago
Giovanna is talking about modern day Afro-Brazilian Candomble rituals. https://t.co/QjdlJXkyZx
3 years 5 months ago
So great! The story of how and got involved with our project. https://t.co/B0FbkkCkOY
3 years 5 months ago
RT : Utilitarian vs. other uses & values of chickens in global perspective. Moving on to ritual & religion at the event.

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