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