Introduction

Selected writings of Dr. Garfinkel are available in PDF format.

You can contact Dr. Garfinkel at 805.312.2261 or via email at avram1952@yahoo.com

Dr. Garfinkel's topics include:

Media

Archaeology Podcast Network's Profile on Dr. Garfinkel

Death Valley Jim Radio Program "Newberry Cave" with Dr. Alan Garfinkel

Death Valley Jim Radio Program "The Ghost Dance" with Dr. Alan Garfinkel

Bradshaw Foundation Podcast: Coso Range

Writings in PDF Format

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MYTH, RITUAL AND ROCK ART: COSO DECORATED ANIMAL-HUMANS AND THE ANIMAL MASTER

Alan P. Garfinkel, Donald R. Austin, David Earle & Harold Williams (Wokod)

REPRODUCTIVE SYMBOLISM IN GREAT BASIN ROCK ART: BIGHORN SHEEP HUNTING, FERTILITY AND FORAGER IDEOLOGY

Alan P. Garfinkel & Donald R. Austin

SOUNDS AND SYMBOLISM FROM THE NETHERWORLD: ACOUSTIC ARCHAEOLOGY AT THE ANIMAL MASTER’S PORTAL

Alan P. Garfinkel & Steven J. Waller

PARADIGM SHIFTS, ROCK ART STUDIES, AND THE “COSO SHEEP CULT” OF EASTERN CALIFORNIA

Alan P. Garfinkel, PH.D.

GREAT BASIN BIGHORN CEREMONIALISM | REFLECTIONS ON A POSSIBLE SHEEP SHRINE AT THE ROSE SPRING SITE (CA-INY-372), ROSE VALLEY, ALTA CALIFORNIA

Robert M. Yohe II & Alan P. Garfinkel

A WEATHER SHAMAN’S RAIN-MAKING BUNDLE FROM THE TÜBATULABAL AND ITS RELATIONSHIP TO THE HISTORY OF WEATHER CONTROL IN SOUTH-CENTRAL CALIFORNIA

Franklin Fenenga and Francis A. Riddell | Edited and Annotated by Jerry N. Hopkins, Gerrit L. Fenenga, Alan P. Garfinkel, Samantha Riding-Red-Horse, and Donna Miranda-Begay

FURTHER REFLECTIONS ON CALIFORNIA RAIN-MAKING SHAMANISM:
“THE OTHER HALF” OF THE TÜBATULABAL SHAMAN’S RAIN-MAKING BUNDLE

Jerry N. Hopkins, Gerrit L. Fenenga, Alan P. Garfinkel, Samantha Red-Riding-Horse, and Donna Miranda-Begay

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You can contact Dr. Garfinkel at 805.312.2261