Publications

Monograph

2010    Beyin, A.  Prehistoric Settlements on the Red Sea Coast of Eritrea. Lambert Academic Publishing.  Saarbrücken, Germany. Shop
 
Articles in Peer Review Journals + Book Chapters

In press   Beyin A. and Bar-Yosef M D.E. Prehistoric settlements on the Red Sea Coast of Eritrea: Implications for tracking early human interactions across the Red Sea Basin. In Early Maritime Cultures on the East African Coast, Sarathi A. ed. Archaeopress. 

2018   Prendergast M. and Beyin A. Fishing in a fluctuating landscape: Terminal  Pleistocene and early Holocene subsistence strategies in the Lake Turkana Basin, Kenya. Quaternary International 471: 203 - 218.

2017b  Beyin A., Chauhan P., Nassr A. New discovery of Acheulean occupation in the Red Sea coastal region of the Sudan. Evolutionary Anthropology 26: 255 - 257.

2017a   Beyin A., Prendergast E. M., Grillo M. K., Wang, H. New radiocarbon dates for terminal Pleistocene and early Holocene settlements in West Turkana, northern Kenya. Quaternary Sciences Review (168), 208 - 215.  Download

2015b   Beyin A. Human origins, dispersal and associated environments: An African perspective. In Ethnology, Ethnography and  Cultural Anthropology, [Eds. UNESCO EOLSS Joint Committee], in Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS), UNESCO, Eolss Publishers, Paris, France. Download

2015a   Wright D., Forman S., Kiura P., Bloszies C. and  Beyin  ALakeside view: Socio-cultural responses to changing water levels of Lake Turkana, Kenya. African Archaeological Review 32: 335–367. Download

2013b    Beyin A.  A Surface Middle Stone Age Assemblage from the Red Sea Coast of Eritrea: Implications for Upper Pleistocene Human Dispersals Out of AfricaQuaternary International 300: 195-212. Download

2013a   Bar-Yosef M D.E. and Beyin A. Mid-Holocene Shell Middens in Eritrea. In G. Bailey, K. Hardy and A. Camara (eds.). Shell Energy: Prehistoric Coastal Resource Strategies. Oxbow books Ltd.: Oxford: 229 - 239. 

2011b   Beyin A. Upper Pleistocene Human Dispersals Out of Africa: A Review of the Current State of the DebateInternational Journal of Evolutionary Biology. Article ID 615094, 1-17.  Download
 
2011a   Beyin A. Early Middle Holocene Human Adaptations on the Buri Peninsula and Gulf of Zula, Coastal  Lowland of Eritrea. Azania: Archaeological Research in Africa 46 (2): 123-140.  Download
 
2010     Beyin A. Use-wear analysis of obsidian artifacts from Later Stone Age shell midden sites on the Red Sea Coast of  Eritrea, with experimental results. Journal of Archaeological Science 37: 1543–56. Download
 
2009     Bar-Yosef E. D. M. and  Beyin A. Late Stone Age Shell Middens on the Red Sea Coast of Eritrea. Journal of Island and Coastal Archaeology 4:108124. Download
 
2008     Beyin A. and Shea J. Evidence for Middle and Later Stone Age cultures on the Buri Peninsula and Gulf of  Zula, Red Sea Coast of Eritrea. In Schmidt P. et al. (eds.). The Archaeology of Ancient Eritrea. Red Sea Press, Trenton: 21–31.
 
2007    Beyin A. and Shea J. Reconnaissance of Prehistoric Sites on the Red Sea Coast of Eritrea, NE Africa Journal of Field Archaeology 32: 1–16. Download
 
2006    Beyin A. The Bab-al-Mandab vs the Nile-Sinai-Levant: an Appraisal of the Two Dispersal Routes for Early Modern Humans Out-of-Africa. African Archaeological Review 23: 5–30. Download
 
Non-Peer Review Publications 


2017  Sahle, Y and Beyin, A. Archaeological reconnaissance of the Late Pleistocene Red Sea coast in the Danakil (Afar, Ethiopia). Antiquity  91 (359), Project Gallery.

2014  Ndiema, E. and Beyin, A. Upholding the legacy: East African Association for Paleoanthropology and Paleontology held its 4th biennial meeting in Kenya. Evolutionary Anthropology 23 (2): 41-43.

2011  Beyin, A.  Recent archaeological survey and excavation around the Greater Kalokol  Area, west side of Lake Turkana (northern Kenya). Nyame Akuma 75: 40–50.2014 . 

2008   Glascock, D. M., Beyin, A., Coleman E. M. X-ray Fluorescence and Neutron Activation Analysis of obsidian from the Red Sea Coast of Eritrea. International Association of Obsidian Studies Bulletin 38:6–10.2014 

Technical Reports

2014  Beyin, A.  Report on 2013 Excavation of Early Holocene sites in West Turkana, Kenya. National Museum of Kenya Archives. 

2008  Beyin, A. Compilation of digital GIS maps of Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar.  Institute for the Conservation of Tropical Environments Archives.

2006   Beyin, A.  Paleolithic investigations on the Red Sea Coast of Eritrea. In Proceedings of the 18th Biennial  Meeting of the Society of Africanist Archaeologists(SAfA). Calgary, June, 22-26.

2004  Beyin, A. Inventory of the Point Hope (Alaska) human skeletal collections. American Museum of Natural  History archives (New York City).


2000  Shoshani, J. and Beyin, A. Analysis of Faunal Remains from 1999–2000 excavation at Mai Amber, Mai Hutsa and Ona Gudo Sites, Eritrea.  Eritrean National Museum Archives.

Presentations and Abstracts at Professional Conferences and Symposia (needs updating)


2015   Prendergast, M. and Beyin, A. Early Holocene Fisher-Foragers in the Lake Turkana Basin, Kenya. 2nd Meeting of African Prehistory. Burgos, Spain. 

2014 Beyin, A. Early Holocene Lakeshore Adaptations in West Turkana, Northern Kenya. 14th Congress of the Pan African Archaeological  Assoc. and the 22nd Biennial Meeting of the Society of  Africanist Archaeologists. Johannesburg, South Africa. 

2013  Beyin, A. A surface Middle Stone Age assemblage from the Red Sea coast of Eritrea. 4th Biennial Meeting of the East African Association for Paleoanthropology and Paleontology. Mombasa, Kenya.

2011  Beyin, A. Early-Mid Holocene Shoreline Adaptations in Northeast Africa, analogies and contrasts: the case of coastal Eritrea and Lake Turkana (northern Kenya). 76th Annual Meeting of the Society for American Archaeology. Sacramento, USA.

2009   Beyin, A. The Archaeology of the Red Sea Coast of Eritrea: progress and prospects. 2nd Meeting of the East African Association for  Paleoanthropology and Paleontology. Arusha, Tanzania.

2009   Beyin, A. and Bar-Yosef, E.D.M.. Later Stone Age settlements on the Red Sea Coast of Eritrea. 74th Annual Meeting of the Society for American Archaeology. Atlanta, Georgia.

2008   Bar-Yosef, E.D.M., Beyin, A. Late Stone Age Shell Middens on the Red Sea Coast of Eritrea. Workshop on “Shell Energy: Prehistoric Coastal Resource Strategies.” Dakar, Senegal.

2008  Beyin, A. Comparison of coastal (Eritrea) and Lacustrine (Turkana) Adaptations. Workshop on “Fishers to Herders.” Convened by the Turkana Basin Institute. East Hampton, New York.

2008  Beyin, A. The Coastal Oasis Model and recent evidence from the Gulf of Zula, Red Sea Coast of Eritrea. 19th biennial meeting of the  the Society of Africanist Archaeologists. Frankfurt, Germany.

2007   Beyin, A. Prehistoric Cultures on the Eastern Coastal Lowlands of Eritrea. 50th Annual Meeting of the African Studies Association. New York, USA.

2007   Beyin, A. Preliminary Results from Paleolithic sites on the Red Sea Coast of Eritrea. Annual Meeting of the Paleoanthropology Society. Philadelphia, USA.

2006  Beyin, A. Archaeological Investigation on the Red Sea Coast of Eritrea. 18th biennial meeting of the Society of  Africanist  Archaeologists. Calgary, Canada.

2005  Beyin, A. Evidence for Middle Stone Age Cultures on the Red Sea Coast of Eritrea. Workshop on “East African Middle Stone Age.”  Nairobi, Kenya.

2005   Beyin, A. and Shea, J. Reconnaissance of Paleolithic sites along the Buri Peninsula, Red Sea coast of Eritrea. The 12th Congress of the Pan African Archaeological Association for Prehistory and              Related Studies. Gaborone, Botswana.

2004   Beyin, A. Reappraisal of the two dispersal routes for early modern humans out of Africa. 17th biennial meeting of the Society of Africanist Archaeologists. Bergen, Norway.

2001  Beyin, A. Prehistoric Prospects of Eritrea. Asmara 1st International Conference. Asmara, Eritrea.