ÇATAL NEWS 5
THE NEWSLETTER OF THE ÇATALHÖYÜK RESEARCH PROJECT
Figure 1: The team at Çatalhöyük in 1998, photographed in the courtyard of the dig house
Welcome to another edition of our newsletter. This Newsletter is designed for the Friends of Çatalhöyük; its aim is to keep the Friends informed of the activities of the Project and of the different aspects of the research being conducted at Çatalhöyük. This is the first opportunity to pass on information about the discoveries that were made during the 1998 excavation season.
The project works in Turkey with a permit provided by the Turkish Ministry of Culture, and under the auspices of the British Institute of Archaeology at Ankara. In Cambridge it is supported by the McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research and the University of Cambridge.
Newsletter 5 Contents:
- The 1998 on-site Team
- Excavation in the Mellaart Area
- Excavation in the North Area
- The BACH Area
- The West Mound excavations
- Anthropology at Çatalhöyük
- Microscopic and Chemical Analyses of Uses of Space
- Animal Bones
- Archaeobotanical Analyses
- The Visitor Centre
- Human Bone
- The Web site
Directions: pressing the daggers with move you forward and backward in the Çatal Newsletter. Clicking the clay figurine will give you a table of contents.