Melissa Burns

Previous Education

M.A. (Archaeology), Memorial University of Newfoundland, 2009
B.A. (Archaeology), Université Laval, 2006
B.A. (Anthropology), Université Laval, 2001

Supervisor

Dr. Peter Pope

Keywords

Historical archaeology; social history and historical anthropology; French presence in Newfoundland and Canada; landscape archaeology; fisheries; whale hunters; archaeology of death and religious practices.

Research Statement

Taskscapes of the historic French seasonal fishing room of Champ Paya, Northern Peninsula, Newfoundland.

Contact

Email:mcburns@mun.ca

Contact

Department of Archaeology

230 Elizabeth Ave

St. John's, NL A1B 3X9 CANADA

Tel: (709) 864-2530

Fax: (709) 864-2552

becomestudent@mun.ca