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Sara Perry
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Senior Lecturer, University of York (UK)
Senior Lecturer, University of York (UK)

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My living document for guiding my own and my teams’ experiences on fieldwork:

https://saraperry.wordpress.com/2018/05/04/fieldwork-code-of-conduct/
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Would very much appreciate your thoughts and additions to this list of my lessons learned from working on large projects. What are your top tips?

https://saraperry.wordpress.com/2017/07/10/lessons-learned-from-being-a-pi/
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Interested in easy ways to foster creativity & cooperation? My resources from JISC's #digifest17 are viewable here: https://goo.gl/wA5JB6
** Make a meme in 10 mins! & through it get introduced to:
- CC licensing
- Collaborative software (Google Slides)
- Rapid prototyping
- Rapid delegation of responsibility
- Critical reflexivity
- Group work & staying on task
- Using simple, available tools, including paper to make new media
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Cooperation is a skill that must be learnt & practised — an ‘earned experience’ in the words of Richard Sennett. Here I explore how we might teach it...
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For the next 4 weeks, we venture on the most ambitious component of our heritage training programme in Egypt so far -- filmmaking! Led by Katrina Gargett & our Egyptian & York supervisory team, 25+ people will produce & direct approx. 6 short videos. Stay tuned! (Photo: Amel Eweida)
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Very excited to be giving my first public lecture to the Egypt Exploration Society on 5 November in Cairo - at the British Council. Please do join me if you're in the vicinity!
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I’m so pleased to announce that +James Taylor and myself will be hosting a follow-up to our successful first digiTAG (digital Theoretical Archaeology Group) event in December. Please join us!
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So very very excited about this nomination - fingers crossed for 24 November!! :)
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I've spent much time despairing over the future recently. Please help! What are your constructive ideas on building a better world?
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Have just put the finishing touches on an article with +James Stuart Taylor re: writing a reflexive method for archaeology in the digital age. For a sneak peek at our argument, check out our related presentation delivered in Oslo, 2016. Comments/critique welcome please!
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