Published: Barbara Roth

Barbara J. Roth (Anthropology), along with coauthor and E. Charles Adams of the University of Arizona, had their book Agent of Change, the Deposition and Meaning of Ash in the Past published by Berghann Books, 2021.  Roth is lead editor and published two chapters in the volume.  It explores how prehistoric groups in North America used ash in ritual transformation.

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