CAROLE A. TRAVIS-HENIKOFF
is the author of Dinner with
a Cannibal, which was honored
by Choice magazine as
one of its "Outstanding Academic
Titles" of 2008. As an
independent scholar specializing
she has worked with the Getty Conservation
team on the preservation of artifacts at the
Egyptian Museum in Cairo, Egypt, and participated
in an archeological dig alongside J.
Desmond Clark, Tim White, Nicholas Toth,
and Kathy Schick under the auspices of the
Institute of Human Origins. She sits on the
board of directors for the Stone Age Institute,
and has given lectures on paleoanthropology
at Loyola University (Chicago) and
Rush University Medical Center (Chicago).
Carole has lectured on Death and Dying at D & D conferences
and has taught this material to first and second year
medical students at Rush University Medical Center.
She served on the Rush Hospice Board for seven years and has
mentored people through episodes of cancer.
She divides her time between Chicago, Illinois,
GARNISS H. CURTIS
is Professor Emeritus
in the Department of Geology & Geophysics
at the University of California, Berkeley
and Founder of the Berkeley Geochronology
Center. He lives in Berkeley, California.
Professor Curtis was the first to date ancient
fossils via the potassium/argon dating method.
We have accurate dates for Lucy, Java man and
dozens more due to the work and expertise of Dr. Curtis.
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