2nd session

Cultural transitions in Stone Age and Iron Age in Africa

Emergent Behavioural Diversity in the ‘Long’ Middle Pleistocene of Africa. Larry Barham (Professor, Dept. of Archaeology, Classics and Egyptology, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK).

Sequence, homesteads, and marriage in the Iron Age of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.Gavin Whitelaw (Chief Curator, KwaZulu-Natal Museum, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa).

Costly signalling and the Zimbabwe Culture. Gilbert Collin Pwiti (Professor, Faculty of Arts, University of Zimbabwe, Harare, Zimbabwe).

Great Zimbabwe, the Zimbabwe Culture and the Nambya State, north-western Zimbabwe. Plan Shenjere-Nyabezi (Senior Postdoc, Dept. of History, Archaeology Unit, University of Zimbabwe, Harare, Zimbabwe).