Denise Pahl Schaan. A beloved colleague and friend has left us, but we will continue to build upon her lasting legacy on Amazonian Archaeology. It is with deep sadness that we received the news of the death of our companion Denise Pahl Schaan, of the Federal University of ParĂ¡. Denise Pahl Schaan, 55, a major figure in Amazonian archaeology and professor in the graduate anthropology program at the Universidade.

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In addition to her undeniable scientific contribution to the field of Archeology, especially in the Amazon, Denise was very creative, perhaps an inheritance from her time in the world of arts in Porto Alegre, and that led her to studies on the iconography of Marajoara pottery. The writing was one of his passions, which he worked hard.

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She passed away today, March 03,as a consequence of dchaan relentless illness that had affected her life for some time. These materials arrived in distant places of Amazonia and for that reason, the name Schaan was heard in several places of the region, especially, that one that made it enter the archeology: Despite the limitations imposed by her state of health, Denise never ceased to devote herself to her academic commitments.

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She was a tireless researcher, obstinate, disciplined, and always concerned with excellence. Schaan was a prolific writer and authored over 80 articles and book chapters in scientific and public venues, including PNAS, Journal of Archaeological Science, and Antiquity.

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I found in archeology what I was looking for: I could write pages about her titles, production, creativity, her contribution to our field, the enormous gap that remains with her death, but xenise, Denise Pahl Schaan never wanted to be an archaeologist, she said.

Please enter your email below, and we’ll send you a new code to reset your password. Schaan was an innovator in archaeological science, adopting novel technologies to unearth the evidence of prehistoric landscape transformations in Amazonia, and their relevance to debates on biodiversity, sustainability, and cultural heritage. You must verify your email address before signing in.


Denise Schaan said “the world needs good storytellers” and added “some of them may be archaeologists” 2. Together with paleoecologist Alceu Ranzi Universidade Federal do Acreshe mounted an international research team that brought these remarkable earthen constructions to world acclaim and demonstrated the complexity of these forgotten pre-Columbian peoples, in a region long thought to be devoid sfhaan indigenous monumentality.

I could write pages about her titles, production, creativity, her contribution to our field, the enormous gap that remains with her death, but interestingly, Denise Pahl Schaan never wanted to be an archaeologist, she said, “I never thought of being an archaeologist and I can say that I became an archaeologist by chance Share Schazn Comment Print.

Her intimate understanding of the material record discerned subtle traces of past human occupations often missed in tropical landscapes. I consent to the collection, use, maintenance, and disclosure of my information in accordance with the Postmedia’s Privacy Policy. Schaan is best known internationally for her in-depth survey and excavations of the monumental enclosures in southwestern Amazonia, known as geoglyphs.

His publications, which include themes ranging from research to management, combined with his great competence and capacity for synthesis, have made the name Schaan cited in a significant part of the bibliography related to the academic production of Brazilian archeology.

Sign in to complete account merge. Already have an account? It is housed at Uppsala University in Sweden. Sign In Create Dwnise. This was Denise, taking every opportunity to produce articles, books, magazines, exhibitions, videos.

ddenise Accounting for its production is a task, and it produced an extraordinary volume for those who were just over 50 years old. Denise had an impressive ability to work, which is notorious in the face of her voluminous academic output.