International Association for Women Archaeologists Working in South Asia


Please visit our new discussion board, a place to post 
regarding fieldwork opportunities and any other topics of interest: 

Back row: Vidhya Aiyer, Dr. Shanti Pappu, Dr. Supriya Varma, Deeksha Bhardwaj, Lammin Simte, Krista Gulbransen, Vinayak
Front row: Prerana Srimaal, Kanika Kalra, Gwen Kelly, Nivita Kakria, and Uthara Suvrathan

Kelly Wilcox mapping a stone feature at Kadebakele, Karnataka in 2009.

We are working to build a community and a network of and for women archaeologists all over the world, who do archaeological research in South Asia.  

This website, as it develops, will become a directory of members, and a place to get and share information. 

We are currently working on filing for non-profit/tax exempt status under section 501(c)(3) of the IRS code, if you would like to help in any way please contact Gwen Kelly at iawawsa@gmail.com.

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Rock Art at the site of Kadebakele, Karnataka. Photo: G. Kelly
& The source of the IAWAWSA logo.