MAA Annual Meeting
2018 Annual Meeting
Mississippi Archaeological Association
March 2 - 4, 2018
The Maritime and Seafood Industry Museum
115 E 1st St.
Biloxi, MS 39530
Margaritaville Resort Biloxi
195 Beach Blvd.
Biloxi, MS 39530
Saturday Night Banquet Dinner:
Price: $20 - Buffet style with vegetarian options
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The 2018 Mississippi Archaeological Association meeting will take place in Biloxi, Mississippi, during the weekend of March 2-4, 2018. The event will be hosted by Coastal Environments, Inc., at the Maritime and Seafood Industry Museum. There will be an informal reception at Landsharks, which is a restaurant at the Margaritaville Resort, on Friday, March 2, from 7-9 pm. This will be followed by presentations and the banquet on Saturday, March 3, at the museum, which you can register for using the Paypal link above. There will also be a silent auction table setup at the museum during the meeting where attendees will have the opportunity to bid on a variety of interesting items.
Hotel: A block of 40 rooms is available at the Margaritaville Resort Biloxi, located on the south side of Highway 90 just before the Biloxi-Ocean Springs bridge. Rates are $139-$159/night. When making reservations, reference Mississippi Archaeological Association to receive the discounted rate. For room details and directions to the hotel, please visit https://www.margaritavilleresortbiloxi.com/
Call for Papers
The 2018 MAA meeting call for papers is now open. Presentations will be limited to 20 minutes in length and can include the results of a field or laboratory research project, on-going projects, updates, new programs, and all archaeological projects relevant to the state of Mississippi. There will be a PowerPoint projector and laptop for use. Papers by students and amateurs are encouraged. Please submit a title and abstract to Haley Streuding, firstname.lastname@example.org, no later than February 16, 2018. More meeting details to follow.
We look forward to seeing you on the Gulf Coast!
Haley Streuding, M.A., RPA
Project Archaeologist (Underwater/
Coastal Environments, Inc.