AFR.001: Recent Advances in Early Stone Age Studies in Africa, New Insights on the Oldowan and the Acheulian Stone Technology

The Oldowan and the Acheulian Archaeological records at Gona, Ethiopia
Sileshi Semaw, Michael J. Rogers, Isabel Caceres, Naomi Levin, Amanda Leiss

The Shungura lithic record: A cultural or raw material induced variant within the context of the Early Oldowan from eastern Africa?
Anne Delagnes, Michel Brenet, Yonas Beyene, Jean-Renaud Boisserie

Early Homo adaptive and behavioral patterns in North Africa: Perspectives from Ain Hanech and Tighennif (formerly Ternifine) sites in northern Algeria
Mohamed Sahnouni, Josep Pares, Mathieu Duval, Jan Van der Made, Zoheir Harichane, Alfredo Perez-Gonzalez, Salah Abdessadok, Lee Arnold, Isabel Caceres, Nadia Kandi, Razika Chelli-Cheheb, Kamel Boulaghraif, Jordi Agusti, Nadia Saidani, Yasmine Mouhoubi

From East to North Africa: Early evidence of hominin faunal exploitation from Gona (Ethiopia) and Ain Boucherit (Algeria) Early Pleistocene sites.
Isabel Cáceres, Mohamed Sahnouni, Sileshi Semaw, Michael J. Rogers, Nadia Kandi

The regional structure of the Early Stone Age archaeological record: Insights from the Koobi Fora Formation.
Jonathan S. Reeves, David R. Braun, Matthew J. Douglass

Oldowan transport and use of stone resources: Insights from Kanjera South, Kenya
David R. Braun, Jonathan S. Reeves, Thomas Plummer, Emma Finestone

Habitat-related variation in Oldowan prey acquisition: Comparison of Kanjera South and FLK-Zinj
Thomas Plummer, James S. Oliver, Laura C. Bishop, Fritz Hertel

Correlating palaeoenvironmental to archaeological records through continental coring and their implications to hominin behaviors at Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania
Jackson K. Njau, Nick Toth, Kathy Schick, Edward W. Herrmann, Lana Ruck, Michael Pante, Ian G. Stanistreet, Harald Stollhofen, Lindsay J. McHenry, Simon Brassell

Palaeoenvironment, palaeo-lake history, raw material procurement and transport, and stone artifact assemblage composition at Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania
Nicholas Toth, Kathy Schick, Ian Stanistreet, Jackson Njau

The small flake Oldowan of Wonderwerk Cave, St. 12 (South Africa): The state of research.
Michael Chazan, Liora Kolska Horwitz, Francesco Berna

Raw material use and technological advances during the Acheulean observed at Konso, Ethiopia
Yonas Beyene, Katsuhiro Sano, Gen Suwa, Berhane Asfaw, Anne Delagnes

Applying a technological reduction analysis to the Sterkfontein Caves Acheulean (South Africa), and implications for ESA Variability
Rosa Moll, Kathleen Kuman, Dominic Stratford, Ignacio de la Torre

Evidence of Homo erectus subsistence activities from the Acheulean site of Tighennif (Algeria).
Razika Chelli-Cheheb, Isabel Cáceres, Mohamed Sahnouni Salah Abdessadok, Zoheir Harichane, Jan Van der Made

Acheulean in the Eastern Desert, Sudan
Miroslaw Masojc, Ahmed Hamid Nassr, Ju Yong Kim

Acheulean occurrence on the western periphery of the Red Sea (Sudan): Implications for hominin dispersal
Amanuel Beyin, Parth Chauhan

Toward a definition of the Fauresmith: the view from Canteen Kopje, Northern Cape, South Africa.
Lotter, M.G., Shadrach, K., Kuman, K., Stratford, D. & Leader, G.M.

Refining our understanding of the African Acheulean from records outside Africa
Parth R. Chauhan

Raw material properties investigations: Knapper skill interaction with rock mechanical properties.
Joanne Munga

A Geoarchaeological and Techno-Typological Investigation of the New P4W Fauresmith from Canteen Kopje, South Africa
Kelita Shadrach, Dominic Stratford, Kathleen Kuman, George Michael Leader IV, Matt Geoffrey Lotter

Acheulean Archaeology in Sudan based on newly discovered sites at Hudi depression east of Atbara River
Ahmed Hamid Nassr Hmad