Enza Elena Spinapolice

Associato
L-ANT/01 ( Preistoria e protostoria )
Scienze dell'Antichità
Museo delle Origini
Telefono (+39) 06 499113926
Visualizza programmi a.a. 2022-2023  a.a. 2021-2022
Ricevimento

Si riceve dopo le lezioni oppure per appuntamento. 

Lezioni e laboratori 2022-2023
Gio 25 Ago 2022 Ven 25 Ago 2023

Si comunica che le lezioni di Tecnologia litica e Archeologia del Paleolitico avanzato inizieranno mercoledì 5 ottobre al museo delle Origini.

 

LM arch. “TECNOLOGIA LITICA cod. 1052204” I sem.  merc 11.13 e giov. 13-15 

LM arch. “ARCHEOLOGIA E CULTURE DEL PALEOLITICO AVANZATO IA cod. 1038443” OBBL I sem. merc.13-15 e giov. 11-13

 

Inoltre, sono aperte le iscrizioni al laboratorio di Tecnologia Litica, con orari da definire. 

Altre Attività Formative 2021-2022
lun 31 Gen 2022 Mar 31 Gen 2023

- Sono aperte le iscrizioni al Laboratorio di tecnologia litica, II semestre 2 CFU, scrivere a marianna.fusco@uniroma1.it

 

- Le visite didattiche previste per la primavera 2022 sono riservate a studenti di Preistoria con un interesse spiccato per il Paleolitico, meglio se laureandi. 

Per fare domanda, si prega di inviare un curriculum vitae ed una email con la motivazione dell'interesse a enzaelena.spinapolice@uniroma1.it

Italiano

Research Interests

  • Archaeology of early Homo sapiens
  • Primate Archaeology
  • Relation between behavioral and biological modernity
  • Neanderthal archaeology
  • Mousterian/MSA mobility strategies and settlement systems
  • Lithic technology and raw material provenance analysis

Current position
Associate Professor in Palaeolithic Archaeology, Dipartimento di Scienze dell’Antichità, Università La Sapienza, Rome.
Istitutional Responsabilities
2022 Co- coordinator, Curriculum in Palaeolithic Archaeology, Sapienza University of Rome
2020 – Affiliation to the Albo degli Esperti Scientifici (REPRISE) MIUR
2020 – Member of the Scientific Commettee, Museo delle Origini, Polo Museale Sapienza.
2019 – Member of a Doctoral committee in Archaeology, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
2015 - Faculty member, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
Teaching
-        Archaeology of Human Diversity LM, Dipartimento di Scienze dell’Antichità, Roma La Sapienza (3CFU).
-        Prehistory and Protohistory of the Mediterranean, LM, Dipartimento di Scienze dell’Antichità, Roma La Sapienza (3CFU).
-        Archeologia e Culture del Paleolitico, Scuola di Specializzazione in Archeologia, Roma La Sapienza.
-        Archeologia e Culture del Paleolitico, LT&LM; Tecnologia Litica, LM, Dipartimento di Scienze dell’Antichità, Roma La Sapienza (12 CFU)
-        Tecnologia Litica, LT, Dipartimento di Scienze dell’Antichità, Roma La Sapienza (6CFU).
 
Editorial Boards and Reviewing
2021 - PloS One Academic Editor
2021 - Recommender (Journal Editor) for PCI Archaeology.
2012 – Reviewer for peer review Journals (e.g. QI, QSR, JHE, JAS, PlosOne)
 
Affiliations
2019 - Consulta di Preistoria e Protostoria
2019 - Federazione delle Consulte di Archeologia
2012 –Member, SAFA (Society for Africanist Archaeologists).
2010 –Istituto Italiano di Preistoria e Protostoria
2004 –Istituto Italiano di Paleontologia Umana
 
Former Academic Appointments
2016 – 2018 Researcher, Dipartimento di Scienze dell’Antichità, Università La Sapienza, Rome.
2015 - Research Associate, Leverhulme Centre For Human Evolutionary Studies, Department of Archaeology & Anthropology, Cambridge University, UK.
2013-2014 Research Associate, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. Department of Human Evolution, Leipzig, Germany.
2011-2013 Research Fellow, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. Department of Human Evolution, Leipzig, Germany.
2009-2011 Marie Curie Incoming International Fellow, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. Department of Human Evolution, Leipzig, Germany.
 
Education
2004-2008 European PhD (with honors) in Prehistoric Archaeology, La Sapienza University and Bordeaux 1 University (Institute of Prehistory and Geology of the Quaternary, Bordeaux, France). Dissertation: Technologie lithique et circulation des matières premières au Paléolithique moyen dans le Salento (Pouilles, Italie) : perspectives comportementales. Directors: Prof. A. Bietti, M. Piperno and. J. Jaubert.
2003-2004 M.A. (1st class) Paleoanthropology and Prehistory, Bordeaux 1 University (France). Dissertation: The anvil percussion in Central Italy. Director: Prof. J. Jaubert.
2002 B.A. (1st class with honors) Prehistoric Archaeology, Dep. of Archaeology, Rome “La Sapienza” University, Rome. Dissertation: A multidisciplinary approach to the study of Last Neanderthals: new data on the final Mousterian site of Grotta Breuil (Lazio, Italy). Director: Prof. A. Bietti.
1995-2002 Prehistoric Archaeology at Rome “La Sapienza” University, Rome, Italy.
 
RESEARCH PROJECTS
PI
2022- 2021- PI “Homo sapiens behaviour and adaptation in East Africa: Middle Stone Age evidence from Gotera (southern Ethiopia)”, Grandi Scavi Sapienza.
2022-2021- Principal Investigator “MISSIONE ARCHEOLOGICA IN ETIOPIA MERIDIONALE: DALLE ORIGINI DELL'UOMO MODERNO ALL'OCCUPAZIONE PASTORALE”, Ministero degli Affari Esteri.
2022 - 2020 – Principal investigator “Towards Homo sapiens in East Africa: biological and cultural transitions in Danakil Eritrea over the last million years.”, Grandi Scavi Sapienza.
2014 – 2020 Principal Investigator in the (H)Origin project, on origin of MSA in East Africa.
2014 - 2016 Principal Investigator in the TRANSITION project. Excavation and analysis of Uluzzo C and Uluzzo sites, Salento, Apulia, Italy.
2009-2011 – Principal investigator of the ATERIAN project, on the behavioral aspect of MSA in North Africa.
2009 PI, Middle Paleolithic site of Bénazit, in Cazères-sur-l'Adour, (Landes, Aquitaine, France).
2004-2006 P.I Salento Project Survey, Istituto Italiano di Paleontologia Umana, “Roma la Sapienza” University.
 
Tutorship
2022 – Leakey Baldwin Fellowship, Seminew A. Mogesie (15000 €)
2022 - ­­Late Pleistocene paleoenvironment, paleoclimate and migration pattern: stable isotope evidence from the MSA site of Gotera, Southern Ethiopia, Seminew A. Mogesie, Avvio alla ricerca Sapienza.
2021- “Sinking into objects: a 3D geometric morphometric approach to evaluate African Middle Stone Age technological variability”, Marianna Fusco, Avvio alla Ricerca Sapienza (1500 €)
 
Post- doc Supervision
2020-2022 Project coordinator, IF Marie Curie Fellow, Techno-C-Cap- “Technological Cultures in Capuchin Monkeys: an Archeological and Behavioural exploration”, Dr. Giulia Sirianni.
2017-2018: Project coordinator Dr. Donatella Usai “New researches on the MSA in the Central Sudan (OmdurmanArea)”.
2016-2018: Project Coordinator Dr. Marina Gallinaro “Il paesaggio archeologico dell'area di Yavello e Gotera (Etiopia meridionale). Traiettorie culturali e simboliche tra la fine del Pleistocene e l'Olocene”.
 
PhD Supervision
Marianna Fusco “Il Corno d’Africa nel MIS 3 (~59-29 ka): analisi comparativa di contesti archeologici nella fase di transizione dalla tarda Middle Sone Age (MSA) alla Later Stone Age (LSA)”, Sapienza Università di Roma.
Seminew Asrat “Middle to Late Pleistocene paleoenvironment and paleoclimate: stable isotope evidence from Gotera archaeological site, southern Ethiopia”, Sapienza Università di Roma.
 
Team member and collaborations
2021- Evolution and history of the Picene Culture through ancient DNA analysis, , Progetti di Ateneo, Sapienza Università di Roma, PI Prof. beniammino Trombetta
2016–2021 ERC SUCCESS, “The Earliest migration of Homo sapiens in southern Europe” PI Prof. Stefano Benazzi (Bologna University).
2019- 2020 “The origin of tribal alliances and social complexity in eastern Arabia: the archaeological evidence from the late bronze age/iron age Daba burial complex (ii/i mill BC, Musandam peninsula, sultanate of Oman)”. PI Prof. Marco Ramazzotti, Sapienza University).
2019-2020 “Conseguenze della frammentazione etnica sul potere identificativo di marcatori genetico-forensi in popolazioni dell'Africa sub-Sahariana”. (PI Prof. Fulvio Cruciani, Sapienza University).
2018-2019 “Origine genetica delle odierne popolazioni caraibiche: analisi della regione maschio-specifica del cromosoma Y umano mediante next generation sequencing”. (PI Fulvio Cruciani, Sapienza University).
2018 “Towards Homo sapiens: continuity and biological and cultural transitions in Danakil Eritrea over the last million years”, PI Prof. Alfredo Coppa (Sapienza University).
2016- 2018 RRI-net, “Responsible research Innovation: limiti e potenzialità di un quadro interpretativo per la progettazione europea” PI Prof. Giovanni Destro-Bisol (Sapienza University).
2015 – 2019 “Scavi archeologici nella Dancalia eritrea: una storia di un milione di anni”, PI Prof. Alfredo Coppa (Sapienza University).  
2013 – 2017 “In Africa: The role of East Africa in the evolution of human diversity”. PI M. Mirazon Lahr (Cambridge University).
2012 – 2014 “Missione archeologica italiana a Melka Kunture e Balchit (Etiopia).” PI M. Mussi (Roma- La Sapienza University, Italy).
2009-2012 “Missione Congiunta Italo-Libica nel Jebel Gharbi – Libia”. PI E. Garcea (Cassino University, Italy) and B.E. Barich (Roma- La Sapienza University, Italy).
2006-2010 Co-PI in Riparo Mochi (Balzi Rossi di Grimaldi) research team. In charge of spatial analysis and refitting. Responsible of excavation method, lithic analysis and refitting. Bordeaux University and Trento University, Soprintendenza della Liguria.
2006-2008 Collaboration in field and laboratory research, Soprintendenza Archeologica della Puglia, Dott. M. A. Gorgoglione.
2000-2006 Collaboration in projects financed by “Ministero per l'Università e la Ricerca Scientifica e Tecnologica (MIUR)”, Dipartimento di Biologia Animale e dell’Uomo, University “Rome- La Sapienza”, PI prof. A. Bietti.
 
GRANTS AND SCHOLARSHIPS
2018 Maria Skłodowska Curie TechnoC-Cap H2020-MSCA-IF-2018, PI Dr. Giulia Sirianni (Enza E. Spinapolice, coordinator) (€183,473.28).
2015 Rita Levi Montalcini Grant, Italian Ministry of Education (210.373 €).
2015 SIR, “Scientific independence of young researchers”, Italian Ministry of Education (379.282 €).
2015 Leakey Grant, Uluzzian Project (25000 $, PI Marco Peresani, Ferrara University).
2009-2011 Intra-European Fellowship (Call: FP7-PEOPLE-2008-1EF), People - Marie Curie Actions - Seventh Framework Programme, European Union (161.686,39 €).
2004-2007 University Grant for the European Ph.D (10.000 €).
2004-2007 Full tuition scholarship for Doctoral studies, University Rome - La Sapienza (First Place) (30.000 €).
2003 1st Prize Istituto Italiano di Preistoria e Protostoria: Award for the best BA Dissertation of the year and Grant to prolong research on the subject. (5.000 €)
1999- 2001 Annual Grant to collaborate with Dipartimento di Paletnologia, University of Rome - La Sapienza.
 
MAIN FIELD EXPERIENCE
Principal Investigator & field director
2022 - Field Director Ubajara Primate Archaeology Mission, Ubajara Park, Brasil.
2020 – Co-Director of the uninvasive analyses at the Riparo Ranaldi, Filiano (PZ), Soprintendenza Archeologia, Belle Arti e Paesaggio della Basilicata.
2019 - Present, Buia, Eritrea, Paleoantropological and Archaeological site, Eritrea.
2015- Present Yabelo - MSA/LSA/Pastoral site, Borana Zone, Southern Ethiopia.
2015- Present Gotera - MSA site, Borana Zone, Southern Ethiopia.
2015- Present Uluzzo C - Middle to Upper Palaeolithic site– Nardò (Lecce) Italy.
2017-2018: Al Jamrab, Middle Stone Age site (Sudan).
2016-2018: Buia, Eritrea, Middle Stone Age.
2013-2015: West Turkana, Kenya, Middle Stone Age.
2007-2010 Riparo Mochi, Balzi Rossi, Grimaldi. Middle and Upper Palaeolithic. Directors Dr. S. Grimaldi (Trento University) and A. del Lucchese (Soprintendenza Archeologica Liguria).
2005-2006 Salento (Apulia, Southern Italy) geo-archaeological survey promoted by Istituto Italiano di Paleontologia Umana (ISIPU).
 
Joint Director
2000-2006 Riparo Mochi, Balzi Rossi, Middle-Upper Palaeolithic. Director Prof. A. Bietti (La Sapienza University) and A. del Lucchese (Soprintendenza Archeologica Liguria).
2003 Grotta Breuil, Latium, Central Italy, Middle Palaeolithic. Director Prof. A. Bietti (La Sapienza University).
 
Contract archaeology
2009 Principal investigator in Acheulean site of Benazit, Landes, France. Paleotime SARL.
2003-2007 Rome, Fiumicino, field evaluation and excavation of Middle Bronze, Iron and Roman age features in humid environment (marshy areas with peat). Excavation of wood and other organic features. Direction of Soprintendenza Archeologica di Ostia (Dr. A. Morelli).
2002-2007 Rome, archaeological evaluations in urban contexts. Director Soprintendenza Archeologica di Roma.
 
PUBLICATIONS AND CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS
Publications
2022       Fusco, M. and Spinapolice, E.E. Under review. “Technological analysis of new Middle Stone Age (MSA) assemblage from the Gotera area, southern Ethiopia”. African Archaeological Review.
Fusco, M., Aureli, C., Zerboni, A., Gallinaro, M., Spinapolice E.E. , submitted, The Italian Archaeological Mission in southern Ethiopia: new data on the MSA site of Gotera (Oromia, Borana zone).  Annales d’Ethiopie, vol. 35.
Silvestrini, S., Lugli, F., Romandini, M., Real, C., Sommella, E., Salviati, E., ... E.E. Spinapolice & Benazzi, S. (2022). Integrating ZooMS and zooarchaeology: New data from the Uluzzian levels of Uluzzo C Rock Shelter, Roccia San Sebastiano cave and Riparo del Broion. Plos one, 17(10), e0275614.
2021   Spinapolice E.E, 2021 “La costruzione del “Mondo” da parte dell’uomo- Conversazione con Enza E. Spinapolice”, in “Conversazioni sull'origine dell'Uomo. 150 anni dopo Darwin”, Fabio Di Vincenzo, Flavia Salomone, pp. 292.
Spinapolice et al . “Back to Uluzzo – Archaeological, palaeoenvironmental, and chronological context of the Mid-Upper Palaeolithic sequence at Uluzzo C Rock Shelter (Apulia, Southern Italy)”, Journal of Quaternary Science, doi 10.1002/jqs.3349.
                  Silvestrini et al. “Integrated multidisciplinary ecological analysis from the Uluzzian settlement at the Uluzzo C Rock Shelter, south-eastern Italy.” Journal of Quaternary Science, DOI:10.1002/jqs.3341.
                  M. Fusco, A. Zerboni, M. Gallinaro, E. E. Spinapolice “Raw material exploitation and lithic variability at the Middle Stone Age site of Gotera, southern Ethiopia: technological and quantitative approaches combined“, Journal of Lithic Studies 8 (1) 2021, 29p.
2020       Stefano Benazzi, Simona Arrighi, Federica Badino, Eugenio Bortolini, Carla Figus, Federico Lugli, Giulia Marciani, Gregorio Oxilia, Matteo Romandini, Sara Silvestrini, Paolo Boscato, Anna Cipriani, Adriana Moroni, Fabio Negrino, Marco Peresani, Roberta Pini, Cesare Ravazzi, Annamaria Ronchitelli, Enza Spinapolice (2020) “A focus on the Middle to Upper Palaeolithic transition in the Mediterranean area”, Quaternary International, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2020.06.029.
E. E. Spinapolice “Lithic variability and cultures in the East African MSA” in «Culture history and convergent evolution - Can we detect populations in prehistory?», Groucutt, ed., Springer, 2020.
Wu, Y. L., Villa, F., Mugnai, G., Gallinaro, M., Spinapolice, E. E., & Zerboni, A. (2020). Geomicrobial Investigations of Colored Outer Coatings from an Ethiopian Rock Art Gallery. Coatings10(6), 536.
2019       F. Badino, R. Pini, C. Ravazzi, D. Margaritora, S. Arrighi, E. Bortolini, C. Figus, B. Giaccio, F. Lugli, G. Marciani, G. Monegato, A. Moroni, F. Negrino, G. Oxilia, M. Peresani, M. Romandini, A. Ronchitelli, E. E. Spinapolice, A. Zerboni, S. Benazzi “An overview of Alpine and Mediterranean palaeogeography, terrestrial ecosystems and climate history during MIS 3 with focus on the Middle to Upper Palaeolithic transition”, Quaternary International.
G. Marciani, A. Ronchitelli, S. Arrighi, F. Badino, E. Bortolini, P. Boscato, F. Boschin, J. Crezzini, D. Delpiano, A. Falcucci, C. Figus, F. Lugli, G. Oxilia, M. Romandini, J. Riel-Salvatore, F. Negrino, M. Peresani, E. E. Spinapolice, A. Moroni, Stefano Benazzi “Lithic techno-complexes in Italy from 50 to 39 thousand years BP: An overview of lithic technological changes across the Middle-Upper Palaeolithic boundary”, Quaternary International.
S. Arrighi, A. Moroni, L. Tassoni, F. Boschin, F. Badino, E. Bortolini, P. Boscato, J. Crezzini, C. Figus, M. Forte, F. Lugli, G. Marciani, G. Oxilia, F. Negrino, J. Riel-Salvatore, M. Romandini, M. Peresani, E. E. Spinapolice, A. Ronchitelli, S. Benazzi “Bone tools, ornaments and other unusual objects during the Middle to Upper Palaeolithic transition in Italy”, Quaternary International.
M. Romandini, J. Crezzini, E. Bortolini, P. Boscato, F. Boschin, L. Carrera, N. Nannini, A. Tagliacozzo, G. Terlato, S. Arrighi, F. Badino, C. Figus, F. Lugli, G. Marciani, G. Oxilia, A. Moroni, F. Negrino, M. Peresani, J. Riel-Salvatore, A. Ronchitelli, E. E. Spinapolice, Stefano Benazzi “Macromammal and bird assemblages across the Late Middle to Upper Palaeolithic transition in Italy: an extended zooarchaeological review”. Quaternary International.
E. M. L. Scerri & E. E. Spinapolice, 2019 “Lithics of the North African Middle Stone Age: assumptions, evidence and future directions”, Journal of Anthroplogical Science.
                  Fiorini, A., Curci, A. Spinapolice, E., Benazzi, S. “Grotta di Uluzzo C (Nardò-Lecce): risultati preliminari, strumenti e metodi dell’indagine archeologica”, Fold&R, 1-18.
2018       Spinapolice, E. E., Zerboni, A, Meyer, M. Usai, D. 2018 “Early Human Occupation at al-Jamrab (White Nile Region, Central Sudan): A Contribution to the Understanding of the MSA of Eastern Africa”, Journal of African Archaeology 16 (2018), 1-14.
E. E. Spinapolice 2018 «Les Néandertaliens du talon. Technologie lithique et mobilité au Paléolithique moyen dans le Salento (Pouilles, Italie méridionale)». Oxford, Archaeopress pp.1-224.
Carletti, E., Fusco, M; Gallinaro, M; Zerboni, A, Spinapolice, E.E. 2018 “Raw material exploitation and lithic variability at the MSA site of Gotera, Southern Ethiopia: technological and quantitative approaches combined” in Proceedings of the 2018 IEEE International Workshop on Metrology for Archaeology and Cultural Heritage, pp. 140-148.
E. E Spinapolice, 2018 «Neanderthal mobility pattern and technological organization in the Salento (Apulia, Italy) », in “Palaeolithic Italy. Advanced studies on early human adaptation in the Apennine peninsula” eds. Borgia V., Cristiani E., Sidestone Press, Leiden.
Bruner, E., Spinapolice E.E., Burke, A. and Overmann L., 2018 «Visuospatial integration: paleoanthropological and archaeological perspectives», in “The evolution of primates cognition” (Di Vincenzo et al., eds.), Springer., pp. 299-326.
Gallinaro, M., Zerboni, A., Solomon, T., & Spinapolice, E. E., 2018. Rock Art Between Preservation, Research and Sustainable Development—a Perspective from Southern Ethiopia. African Archaeological Review, 1-13.
Fiorini, A., Curci, A., Benazzi, S., & Spinapolice, E. E., 2018. Il sistema di documentazione digitale dello scavo archeologico nel sito di Uluzzo C (Nardò, LE). Sezione di Museologia Scientifica e Naturalistica13, 68-70.
2017       E. E. Spinapolice, M. Gallinaro, A. Zerboni, 2017 «New investigations in southern Ethiopia (Yabelo and               Gotera): Pleistocene and Holocene Archaeological Evidence», SCIENZE DELL’ANTICHITÀ 23 (1), pp. 37-47.
2016       E. E. Spinapolice, 2016 «From primitivism to a contemporary view of prehistory. A new tale», Quaderni Storici, pp. 290-300.
E. Bruner. E. Spinapolice. A. Fedato 2016 - Digito ergo sum: cervello, corpo, ambiente. Micromega, Settembre 2016, pp. 27-49.
E. E. Spinapolice, “Neanderthal mobility pattern and technological organization in the Salento Mousterian” in “Il Paleolitico e il Mesolitico in Italia: nuove ricerche e prospettive di studio”. Pp. 43-44.
2015       E. E. Spinapolice, 2015 «Third hand: a testable hypothesis», Journal of Anthropological Sciences Vol. 93  (2015), pp. 169-171.
2014       E. E. Spinapolice and E. A. A. Garcea, 2014 «Aterian lithic technology and settlement system in the Jebel Gharbi, North-Western Libya», Quaternary International 350 (2014), pp.241-253.
M. Mussi, F. Altamura, D. Geraads, R. Grün, R. T. Melis, E.E. Spinapolice 2014 « A preliminary re-assessment of Garba III at Melka Kunture, a Middle Stone Age site with archaic Homo sapiens remains», Quaternary International 343, 2014, pp. 28–39.
E. Spinapolice, 2014 «Il Paleolitico antico e medio della Calabria» In M. Cerzoso, A. Vanzetti (eds) «Catalogo dell'esposizione del Museo Civico dei Brettii e degli Enotri, Cosenza, ». Catanzaro: Ed. Rubettino, pp. 27-30.
2013       E.E. Spinapolice, and E.A.A. Garcea, 2013 «The Aterian from the Jebel Gharbi (Libya): new technological perspectives from North Africa ». African Archaeological Review 30 (2), pp 169-194.
2012       K. Douka and E.E. Spinapolice, 2012 « Neanderthal shell tool production: evidence from Middle Palaeolithic Italy and Greece ». Journal of Word Prehistory 25 (2012), pp. 45–79.
E.E. Spinapolice, 2012 « Mousterian lithic industry and raw material economy from Salento (Apulia, Italy): new perspectives on Neanderthals mobility patterns». Journal of Archaeological Science 39 (2012), pp. 680- 689.
A. Tagliacozzo, F. Zeppieri, I. Fiore, E. Spinapolice, A. Del Lucchese, 2012 « Archaeozoological evidence of subsistence strategies during the Gravettian at Riparo Mochi (Balzi Rossi, Ventimiglia, Imperia - Italy) ». Quaternary International 252 (2012), pp. 142–154.
2011       E. Spinapolice, 2011 «Cazères sur Adour, Bénazit », in « Bilan scientifique 2009. Direction régionale des Affaires culturelles Aquitaine ». Service régional d’archéologie, pp. 202-203.  
2010       A. Bietti, E. Cancellieri, C. Corinaldesi, S. Grimaldi, E. Spinapolice, 2009-2010 « La percussion sur enclume en Italie centrale thyrrenèenne », in Mourre and Jarry (eds.) « Entre le marteau et l’enclume». Actes de la table ronde de Toulouse, 15-17 mars 2004, PALEO 2009-2010, numéro spécial, p. 143-180.
S. Grimaldi and E. Spinapolice, 2010 «The late mousterian of Grotta Breuil (Monte Circeo, Lazio, Italy): interpreting new and ancient data», in «Middle Palaeolithic Human Activity and Palaeoecology: New Discoveries and Ideas», ed. by Jan Michal Burdukiewicz and Andrzej Wisniewski, Wroclaw, pp. 413-424.
2009       E. Spinapolice, 2009 «Lithic industries and raw material in southern Italy Mousterian: an example from Grotta dei Giganti (Salento, Apulia)», in «Non-flint raw material use in prehistory / L’utilisation préhistorique de matières premières lithiques alternatives». Proceedings of the XV World Congress UISPP (Lisbon, 4-9 September 2006) Oxford, BAR International Series, pp. 177-186. 4
E. Cristiani and E. Spinapolice 2009 «Approccio tecno-sperimentale all'industria su Callista chione. Nuovi risultati da Grotta dei Giganti (LE)». Proceedings of the 5° Convegno Nazionale di Archeozoologia - Rovereto 10-12 novembre 2006, pp. 85-88.
2008       Bietti A., Del Lucchese A., Negrino F., Spinapolice E. (2008). Riparo Mochi. Balzi Rossi (Ventimiglia). ARCHEOLOGIA IN LIGURIA, vol. 1, p. 237-238
2007       S. Grimaldi, E. Spinapolice, E. Cancellieri, C. Corinaldesi, 2007, «Approccio sperimentale alla percussione su incudine nel Musteriano laziale», Proceedings of the XL Riunione Scientifica “Strategie di insediamento fra Lazio e Campania in età Preistorica e Protostorica”, Roma, 30 Novembre - 03 Dicembre 2005, pp. 295-304.
E. Spinapolice, 2007 «Analisi informatizzata della distribuzione dei reperti dello strato 7 di Grotta Breuil (Monte Circeo, Lazio)», Proceedings of the XL Riunione Scientifica “Strategie di insediamento fra Lazio e Campania in età Preistorica e Protostorica”, Roma, 30 Novembre- 03 Dicembre 2005, pp. 31-34.
2006       E. Spinapolice, 2006 «L’uso dello spazio a Grotta Breuil: risultati preliminari dall’analisi degli strati   inferiori (6,7 e 8) », Rivista di Scienze Preistoriche LVI, pag. 39-52.
2004       D. Zampetti, F. Alhaique, C. Lemorini, E. Cristiani, R. Campanella, A. Pasquini, E. Spinapolice, 2004 «L'archeologia sperimentale e la documentazione etnografica come strumenti interpretativi dei manufatti in osso» in “Atti del 2° Convegno Nazionale di Etnoarcheologia (Mondaino 7/8 Giugno 2001)”, M. Barogi and F. Lugli (eds.), pag.122-128.
Abstracts
2021       Zerboni, A., Spinapolice, E. E., Meyer, M. C., Talamo, S., Mariani, G. S., Gliganic, L. A., ... & Benazzi, S. (2021). Site-forming processes and age of the Mid-Upper Palaeolithic sequence at Uluzzo C Rock Shelter (Apulia, Southern Italy). In 9th Developing International Geoarchaeology Conference (DIG2021).
2014       M. Mussi, R. Melis, F. Altamura, E.E. Spinapolice, 2014 “Garba III (Melka Kunture, Ethiopia): reanalysis of the space patterning and dwelling structures of an early MSA site.” XVII World UISPP Congress 2014 Burgos, 1-7 September, in “Technological change and behavioral variability in the MSA”.
2007       Spinapolice, E., Riel-Salvatore, J, Cancellieri, E., 2007 “Continuity and discontinuity in raw material exploitation and procurement from Middle to Final Upper Palaeolithic in the Salento (Apulia, Southern Italy)”. Integrated methodological approaches to the study of lithic technology. Fl13-15 December 2007. orence,
 
Conference presentations and posters
 
2022       Spinapolice, E. E. “Il fuoco come minaccia, il fuoco come risorsa, il fuoco come strumento: prospettive evolutive dalle origini a Homo sapiens” - SCUOLA DI ALTA FORMAZIONE IN FILOSOFIA, ETICA ED ETOLOGIA Corso 2020-2022 ETOLOGIA CULTURALE ed EPIGENETICA COMPORTAMENTALE Nuove frontiere della ricerca sull’eredità biologica e sociale. Cassino 16-18 Novembre 2022.
F. Alhaique, A. Argento, F. Bucci Casari degli Atti di Sassoferrato, I. Caricola, I. Fiore, B. Giaccio, C. Lemorini, I. Mazzini, S. Mercurio, L. Monaco, MR Palombo, D. Rossi, E. Santucci, E.E. Spinapolice, A. Sposato, “Dall'archeologia preventiva alla valorizzazione… con il contributo delle indagini scientifiche. Dati preliminari sul sito del MIS 11c (415-406 ka) di via del Casale Lombroso (Località Massimina, Roma). “ CONNESSIONI. Oggetti, saperi, parole, culture e civiltà. Convegno Scientifico Internazionale nel ricordo di Filippo Maria Gambari a due anni dalla sua scomparsa, 16 – 18 novembre 2022 Museo delle Civiltà
Fusco, M., Spinapolice, E.E. 2022. "Human adaptation during the MIS3 in Eastern Africa: Gotera 10, a new Middle Stone Age site in southern Ethiopia )". 28th EAA Annual Meeting in Budapest, Hungary, 31 August - 3 September 2022 (Accepted)
Spinapolice, E.E. “Fragmentation of lithic traditions and building of innovation in the MSA of East Africa” 16th Congress of the Panaf archaeological association for prehistory and related studies. Zanzibar, Tanzania. 7-12 August 2022 (Accepted).
Aureli,C.,  Asrat, S., Melaku, S., Fusco, M., Spinapolice, EE. “The Gotera area, southern Ethiopia: refuge area of East Africa? Insights from the MSA faunal evidence”, 16th Congress of the Panaf archaeological association for prehistory and related studies. Zanzibar, Tanzania. 7-12 August 2022 (Accepted).
Fusco, M., Bucci Casari, F., Maiorano, M.P., Spinapolice E.E. 2021. "Bipolar technique in the East African Middle Stone Age (MSA): new evidence from Gotera, southern Ethiopia”. 16th Congress of the Panaf archaeological association for prehistory and related studies. Zanzibar, Tanzania. 7-12 August 2022 (Accepted).
Fusco, M., Asrat, S., Aureli, C., Bucci Casari, F., Talamo, S., Urban, P., Meyer, M., Gallinaro, M., Zerboni, A., Spinapolice, E.E. «The Middle Stone Age (MSA) site of GOT10, Gotera, southern Ethiopia, in its cultural, chronological and environmental contexts». (EAAPP) VIII Biennal Conference. Arusha, Tanzania. 31ST July – 4TH August 2022 (Accepted)
Spinapolice, E. E. “World in Neanderthal’ time: peopling and settling in Southern Italy”, 40 years of Casal de Pazzi. THE SITE WITHIN THE PLEISTOCENE ARCHAEO-PALAEONTOLOGICAL FRAMEWORK BETWEEN 400.000 AND 40.000 BP. Current knowledge and new research perspectives”; Roma 30 March- April 2, 2022.
Fusco, M., Spinapolice, E.E. 2022. "Nuove evidenze dell’uso della tecnica bipolare nella Middle Stone Age (MSA) dell’Africa orientale /New evidences of bipolar technique use in the Eastern Africa Middle Stone Age (MSA)". IX Incontro Annuale di Preistoria e Protostoria – IIPP, DAFIST, Via Balbi 2, Aula Magna – Genova – 3 marzo 2022
2021   Asrat Mogesie, S., Aureli, C., Spinapolice, E.E, Tafuri, M.A. “Late Pleistocene paleoenvironment: stable isotope evidence from Gotera archaeological site, southern Ethiopia.” Oral presentation to the Session organized by: Fusco, M., Rotunno, R.. Technology and terminology of subsistence strategies in a comparative perspective from prehistoric context, for the 25th Biennal Conference SAfA, Oxford, 2020. Postponed to 15-20 August 2021 due to COVID-19 Pandemic.
                  Gallinaro, M., Wu, Y., Villla, F., Bonneau, A., Armitage, R. Solomon, T., Spinapolice, E.E., Zerboni, A.  “Physicochemical and microbiological analyses on East African rock art. An integrated approach from the Borana zone (southern Ethiopia)”, in CHRONOLOGY AND DATING OF ROCK ART, 25th Biennal Conference SAfA, Oxford, 2020. Postponed to 15-20 August 2021 due to COVID-19 Pandemic.
                  Fusco, M & Spinapolice E.E. “Gotera, southern Ethiopia and its place in the technological variability of MIS 3 in the Horn of Africa” S7-E: Examining cultural change and variability during the MSA over multiple spatial and temporal scales, IXI Congrès Mondiale UISPP, Meknes, 2-7 Septembre 2021.
2019       Fusco M., Carletti E., Zerboni, A., Gallinaro M., Spinapolice E. E. “Exploitation strategies of local environment in prehistoric sub-saharian Africa: the analysis of MSA site of Gotera, Southern Ethiopia”. 54TH SCIENTIFIC MEETING Archaeology of change. Models, processes, adaptations in Prehistory and Protohistory. Rome, 23-26 October 2019, Museo delle Civiltà.
K. Nicoll, E.E. Spinapolice, A. Zerboni “Emerging geoarchaeological and environmental records from the NE Sahara and their relevance in dispersals ‘Out of Africa’ during the Quaternary”GSA 2019.
2018       E.E. Spinapolice “Which archaeology today?” ITALIAN ARCHAEOLOGY IN EGYPT AND MENA COUNTRIES (IAM2) 5th-8th December 2018 Ministry of Antiquities  –  Flamenco Hotel, Zamalek, Cairo
E. E. Spinapolice, M. Gallinaro, A. Zerboni, T. Solomon, H. Berhane, M. Fusco, E. Carletti, L Guidi “Italian Archaeological Mission in Southern Ethiopia” poster presented at the IAM conference, Cairo, 4-8 December 2018.
Fusco, M., Carletti, E. and Spinapolice, E.E., 2018. “Raw material exploitation and lithic variability at the MSA site of Gotera, Southern Ethiopia”. African Archaeology Research Day –AARD 2018, University of Cambdrige, Cambridge, UK, November 24th 2018.
Ying-Li Wu, F. Villa, F. Cappitelli, M. Gallinaro, E. Spinapolice, M. Cremaschi, A. Zerboni “Investigating the role of biofilms in the weathering and preservation of rock-art”, Paper presented at the 3rd European Conference on Biodeterioration of Stone Monuments, November 8-9, 2018
Carletti, E., Fusco, M; Gallinaro, M; Zerboni, A, Spinapolice, E.E. “Raw material exploitation and lithic variability at the MSA site of Gotera, Southern Ethiopia: technological and quantitative approaches combined “. Cassino 22-24 October 2018.
F. Badino, A. Moroni, F. Negrino, M. Peresani , R. Pini , C. Ravazzi , E. Spinapolice , A. Ronchitelli , S. Benazzi “Palaeoecological analysis of sediments documenting the Middle-Upper Palaeolithic age transition in Alpine and Mediterranean ecosystems; palaeoenvironmental and quantitative palaeoclimate reconstructions. A contribution to the ERC Project "SUCCESS" – XVIII° UISPP World Congress in Paris (4-9 June 2018).
M. Romandini, S. Arrighi, D. Aureli, E. Bortolini, P. Boscato, F. Boschin, J. Crezzini, C. Figus, A. Moroni, F. Negrino, Marco Peresani, G. Pothier Bouchard, J. Riel-Salvatore, A. Ronchitelli, E. Spinapolice, S. Benazzi, 2018 “Mammals and birds in Italy: a view across the MP-UP humans transition”. XVIII° UISPP World Congress in Paris (4-9 June 2018).
S. Arrighi, M. Romandini, D. Aureli, E. Bortolini, P. Boscato, F. Boschin, J. Crezzini, C. Figus, A. Moroni, F. Negrino, M. Peresani, J. Riel-Salvatore, A. Ronchitelli, E. E. Spinapolice, S. Benazzi “Bone artefacts from transitional and Early Upper Palaeolithic techno-complexes in Italy” XVIII° UISPP World Congress in Paris (4-9 June 2018).
S.Benazzi, E. Bortolini, S. Arrighi, D. Aureli, F. Badino, C. Figus, M. Romandini, P. Boscato, A Cipriani, R Feeney, A. Moroni, F. Negrino, M. Peresani, R. Pini, C. Ravazzi, T. Ryan, E. Spinapolice, A. Ronchitelli 2018 “The earliest migration of Homo sapiens in southern Europe: an ERC grant to understand the biocultural processes that define our uniqueness” XVIII° UISPP World Congress in Paris (4-9 June 2018).
S. Arrighi, M. Romandini, D. Aureli, E. Bortolini, P. Boscato, F. Boschin, J. Crezzini, C. Figus, A. Moroni, F. Negrino, M. Peresani, J. Riel-Salvatore, A. Ronchitelli, E. E. Spinapolice, S.Benazzi 2018 “Bone artefacts from transitional and Early Upper Palaeolithic techno-complexes in Italy” XVIII° UISPP World Congress in Paris (4-9 June 2018).
S. Arrighi, M. Romandini, D. Aureli, E. Bortolini, C. Figus, F. Manuela, P. Boscato, F. Boschin, J.Crezzini, A. Moroni, F. Negrino, P. Marco, J.Riel-Salvatore, A. Ronchitelli, E. E. Spinapolice, S. Benazzi 2018 “Ornaments and Pigments and their implications in behavioural modernity during the Middle to Upper Palaeolithic transition in Italy” XVIII° UISPP World Congress in Paris (4-9 June 2018).
K. Nicoll, E. Spinapolice, A. Zerboni 2018 “GO WEST ‘Out of Africa' through the desert side? A review of archaeological and environmental records across the NE Sahara” XVIII° UISPP World Congress in Paris (4-9 June 2018).
2017       E. E Spinapolice, M. Gallinaro, T. Salomon, H. Birhane, A. Zerboni "The place of Southern Ethiopia in peopling of East Africa: new investigations in Gotera and Yabelo.” EAAP Sixth Biennial Meeting Addis Ababa July 30° - August 2° 2017. 
E. E. Spinapolice “Challenges of a trans-regional approach to the study of MSA in East Africa: the (H)ORIGIN project” 1st Workshop on Archaeology in Africa, Potentials and perspectives on laboratory & fieldwork research. Sapienza University of Rome 6-7 December 2017.
2016       E. E. Spinapolice, A. Van Baelen, J. M. Maíllo-Fernández, R. Foley, M. Mirazón-Lahr “Is there a point? MSA lithic technology in West Turkana, Kenya”, SAFA biennial meeting, Toulouse June 26, Julliet 2 2016.
E.E. Spinapolice “East African MSA: Regionalization and Variability”, SAA 81ST ANNUAL MEETING, Orlando, Florida April 6-10, 2016.
E.E. Spinapolice “Mobilità neandertaliana e organizzazione tecnologica nel Musteriano del Salento”, in "Il Paleolitico e il Mesolitico in Italia - Nuove ricerche e prospettive di studio", Genova 4-5 Febbraio 2016.
2015      Rué M., Adamiec G., Ajas A., Bernard-Guelle S., Courty M.-A., Dawson M.-C., Fedoroff N., Fernandes P., Martin B., Monin G., Picavet R., Remicourt M., Spinapolice E.E., Tallet  P., «Paléosols pléistocènes et occupations humaines en contexte de dépôt condensé : apports et limites de la micromorphologie à l'étude de sites paléolithiques du Bassin aquitain. »
2014       E.E. Spinapolice “The transition in Italy: archaeology of the Neanderthal extinction”, UNESCO CONFERENCE, Granada, 10 December 2014.
E. E. Spinapolice «New Insights on the Early Middle Stone Age of Garba III, Melka Kunture, Ethiopia», ‘THE AFRICAN ROOTS OF HUMAN BEHAVIOUR’ symposium, Cambridge May 15th 2014.
2012       M. Mussi, F. Altamura, D. Geraads, R.Grün, R. T. Melis, E.E. Spinapolice «A preliminary re-assessment of Garba III at Melka Kunture, a Middle Stone Age site with archaic Homo sapiens remains», 18th International Conference of Ethiopian Studies, DIRE DAWA: 29 Oct. - 2 Nov. 2012. E. Spinapolice and E.A.A. Garcea 2012 «Integrating lithic analysis in tracking out-of-Africa migrations: new evidence from the Jebel Gharbi, NW Libya», Conference “Middle Palaeolithic in the Desert”, Oxford, 13-14 January 2012.
2010       T. Tsanova, E. Spinapolice 2010, « À la charnière entre le débitage Levallois et le débitage semi-tournant. Exemples des ensembles lithiques de la transition entre le Paléolithique moyen et le Paléolithique supérieur en Europe orientale et en Afrique du Nord (80-40 Ka) » XXVIIe congrès préhistorique de France, Bordeaux – Les Eyzies 31 mai-5 juin 2010. "Transition, rupture ou continuité au Paléolithique moyen : le statut de la production laminaire volumétrique" (Locht, J-L., Ortega, I., Soressi M.).
E. Spinapolice, A. Delagnes, J. Jaubert, 2010 «Tracking human migrations through the lithic record: a challenging task ». XXVIIe congrès préhistorique de France, Bordeaux – Les Eyzies 31 mai-5 juin 2010. "Settlement Dynamics of the Middle Paleolithic and Middle Stone Age. UISPP Session (Commission 27)”. (N.Conard . et A. Delagnes).
2007       E. Spinapolice, J. Riel-Salvatore and E. Cancellieri 2007 « Continuity and discontinuity in raw material exploitation and procurement from Middle to Final Upper Palaeolithic in the Salento (Apulia) », International Conference “Approcci metodologici integrati per lo studio dei manufatti litici preistorici”, Firenze 13-15 dicembre, 2007.
2006       Bietti A., Grimaldi S., Spinapolice E., Negrino, F., Cristiani, E., Ruggeri, D., Cancellieri, E. 2006 « Le Grotte del Monte Circeo e non solo. Riflessioni sul comportamento umano nel Pleistocene superiore ». International conference « Nostro fratello Neanderthal », Sabaudia (Italy) 21-22 Ottobre 2006 .
2003       A. Bietti, C. Corinaldesi, S. Grimaldi, E. Spinapolice 2003 «The late Mousterian of Grotta Breuil », poster presented at EAA 2003, San Petersburg.
Invited lectures, workshop and seminars
2023       Invited lecture, Spinapolice E. E. “Homo sapiens is as Homo sapiens was? Late Pleistocene human adaptation at Gotera, Southern Ethiopia". "Human Evolution and Archaeological Sciences" (HEAS) Seminar, Vienna January 16th 2023.
2022       Invited Lecture, Spinapolice, E. E. “Signs and modern behaviour: facts and fiction about Early Homo sapiens and our closest relatives, the Neanderthals.”, SCRIBO Seminars, Bologna University, June 3 2022.
2021       “Preistoria libera tutte” - Invited lecture at corso di formazione per docenti Storia libera tutte, organizzato dalla Società Italiana delle Storiche nell'ambito dell'omonimo progetto finanziato dalla Regione Lazio.
2018       E.E. Spinapolice “Le origini e l’espansione di Homo sapiens in Africa: il dibattito in corso”, corso per accompagnatori culturali, Comune di Marina di Camerota, 27 Settembre 2018.
2017       Italian-Israeli Bi-National Workshop on: “Environmental Constraints and the Dispersal of the Modern Human
in Eurasia between 45,000 and 20,000 years ago”27th-28th November 2017 Museo-Storico-Archaeologico (MUSA) dell’Università del Salento, Lecce, Italy.
2016       Parting the Red Sea: Late Pleistocene Human Dispersals and Lithic Variability in Arabia and the Horn of Africa ”, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, April 3-4 2016.
2014       The Archaeology of Modern Human Evolution in Africa’, Leverhulme Centre for Human Evolutionary Studies, University of Cambridge, 16-17 May 2014.  
2014       Invited Lecture, Cape Town University “The east African perspective on the Origin of Modern Humans”.
2013       Invited Lecture at the INA Coloquium, Tubingen University “New Insights and perspectives in the Middle to Upper Palaeolithic Transition in Italy”.
              2012       Invited Lecture at the McDonald Institute, Cambridge “The emergence and diffusion of modern human analysed through lithic technology”.
2007       Invited lectures in Palaeolithic archaeology, Prof. Zampetti, Roma – La Sapienza University « The Uluzzian and the beginning of the Upper Palaeolithic in Italy. Introduction to the problematic».
2005-2006 Students Tutoring at the Summer School promoted by ALPINET project in Riparo Mochi, Liguria. Workshops, seminars, experimental archaeology and field techniques.
 

 


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