Gaaf Meetings

From 28 May to 30 May 2024

Registration is now open on HelloAsso.   The aim of the 15th Meeting of the Gaaf is to explore the invisible in funerary contexts. The presentations will show how archaeology can make...

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The funerary landscape

Rencontre du Gaaf 2023

The program of the 14th GAAF meeting is now available (in english for now). From April the 12th to the 14th 2023, the communications and posters...

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Rencontre du Gaaf 2022

For the past twenty years, methods and reflections intrinsic to the excavation and study of structures linked to the practice of cremation have...

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Les funérailles

Rencontre du Gaaf 2021

Exceptionally, due to health issues that forced to postpone this Meeting to be held in 2020, it was held in videoconference in 2021. The passing...

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Saint Cosme - Narthex de l'église (Sadil)

burials typochronology

Rencontre du Gaaf 2019

Typochronology is frequently used to date inhumation burials in addition to other methods (stratigraphy, analysis of grave goods, radiocarbon...

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Rencontre autour de nos aïeux

Nos aïeux (our ancestors)

Rencontre du Gaaf 2016

Six years after the Rencontre autour du cadavre (the corpse), the annual meeting of the Gaaf is back in Marseille, from may 25 to 27 2016, dealing...

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