Session Date Topic Presenter Slides Materials
01 25.10.2017 Introduction and Overview Sahle and Bentz slides01 outline
03.-05.11.2017 DFG Center Symposium
02 08.11.2017 Archaeology at the dawn of modern humans Sahle slides02
03 15.11.2017 The archaeology of modern humans Sahle
04 22.11.2017 The Out-of-Africa dispersal: An archaeological perspective Sahle
05 29.11.2017 The Middle-Late Pleistocene fossil record of Africa and Eurasia Reyes-Centeno
06 06.12.2017 Genomics of modern human origins and dispersals Reyes-Centeno
07 13.12.2017 Bio-cultural co-evolution and adaptations Reyes-Centeno
18.12.2017 - 07.01.2018 Winter break
08 10.01.2018 Adaptive and non-adaptive theories of language evolution Bentz
09 17.01.2018 Preadaptations to language Bentz
10 24.01.2018 Interfaces with archaeology and genetics Bentz
11 31.01.2018 Review and Discussion Sahle, Reyes-Centeno & Bentz
12 07.02.2018 Exam