10 episodes

A physical anthropology / archaeologist provides insight into research, forensic archaeology and forensic anthropology, and search for human remains through interviews with experts and seasoned professionals.

Yvonne Kjorlien Yvonne Kjorlien

    • Science

A physical anthropology / archaeologist provides insight into research, forensic archaeology and forensic anthropology, and search for human remains through interviews with experts and seasoned professionals.

    Scattered Episode 14: A Service to the Dead – Interview with Lara Indra & Dr. David Errickson

    Scattered Episode 14: A Service to the Dead – Interview with Lara Indra & Dr. David Errickson

    Dr. David Errickson is a Forensic Archaeologist with Cranfield University and is part of the team comprising Cranfield Recovery and Identification of the Conflict Casualties (CRICC). While he has worked with forensic cases in the UK, he also works internationally on historical cases, primarily with the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA). Lara Indra is aContinue reading "Scattered Episode 14: A Service to the Dead – Interview with Lara Indra & Dr. David Errickson"

    • 58 min
    Scattered Episode 13: Putting Humanity into Archaeology – Interview with Sarah Woodman

    Scattered Episode 13: Putting Humanity into Archaeology – Interview with Sarah Woodman

    Sarah Woodman (formerly Huq) is the Cultural Places Officer at Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories. She was a consulting archaeologist for over 10 years and this is how she and I met. In this episode we talk about: Sarah’s background, how she got into archaeology, and why curiosity was pivotalContinue reading "Scattered Episode 13: Putting Humanity into Archaeology – Interview with Sarah Woodman"

    • 50 min
    Scattered Episode 12: Next of Kin & the Forensic Anthropologist – Interview with Dr. Nicholas Marquez-Grant

    Scattered Episode 12: Next of Kin & the Forensic Anthropologist – Interview with Dr. Nicholas Marquez-Grant

    Dr. Nicholas Marquez-Grant is a Forensic Anthropologist with Cranfield University. While he has worked with forensic cases in the UK, he also works internationally on historical, humanitarian, and forensic cases. This episode involves discussion of difficult topics such as mass graves, war, conflict, disasters, and damaged or incomplete human remains. Please be advised that whileContinue reading "Scattered Episode 12: Next of Kin & the Forensic Anthropologist – Interview with Dr. Nicholas Marquez-Grant"

    • 56 min
    Scattered Episode 11: For the Love

    Scattered Episode 11: For the Love

    Recent events have caused me to reflect on what brought me to this place of researching and talking about scattered and scavenged remains. In this podcast, you’ll hear about: My anthropological education about translating knowledge between groups Some of my childhood background that caused me to love research and nature How I found anthropology, humanContinue reading "Scattered Episode 11: For the Love"

    • 25 min
    Scattered Episode 10: Christine Hymanyk – Student Experiment

    Scattered Episode 10: Christine Hymanyk – Student Experiment

    I met Christine Hymanyk when she and some of her classmates joined the search for the remains of a pig carcass in October 2021. She was an undergraduate student in Anthropology at the University of Alberta. Christine had conducted a small experiment in her own time to discover if there were any differences in theContinue reading "Scattered Episode 10: Christine Hymanyk – Student Experiment"

    • 46 min
    Scattered Episode 09: Shari & the Pig Trials – The Search & Results

    Scattered Episode 09: Shari & the Pig Trials – The Search & Results

    This episode continues from Episode 7: Shari & the Pig Trials – The Set-up. I recommend you go back and listen to that episode before listening to this, if you haven’t yet done so. In October 2021, we conducted a search exercise on two of the four pig carcasses we deposited near Edmonton. This searchContinue reading "Scattered Episode 09: Shari & the Pig Trials – The Search & Results"

    • 32 min