The Rise and Fall of Homo erectus

Event Date (Pacific Time): 
Friday, Nov 5, 2004 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm

Event Sessions

Media for each talk can be played by clicking on icons in the "Media" column, or by clicking on the individual talk titles below and then the attachment file at the bottom of the page.

Media Session Speakers
File Opening Remarks James Moore, Assoc. Prof. Emeritus, Anthropology Dept, UCSD
File The Genus Homo: Origins and Characteristics Bernard Wood, George Washington University
File Early Homo Beyond Africa Philip Rightmire, Harvard University
File From Java Man to Homo erectus Susan Antón, New York University
File What Came After Homo erectus? Jean-Jacques Hublin, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology
File The Ecology of Early Homo Richard Klein, Stanford University
Concluding Remarks Richard Klein, Stanford University
James Moore, Assoc. Prof. Emeritus, Anthropology Dept, UCSD
Bernard Wood, George Washington University

Support Opportunities

Free CARTA Zoom Backgrounds

  • Gifts: We invite you to partner with us in CARTA’s quest to explore and explain the human phenomenon. CARTA connects us all – scientists and philosophers, students and teachers, people with questions and others with answers. The global CARTA community grows with each lecture that is experienced and passed forward via FREE access to UCSD-TV broadcasts and archived videos on multiple websites. Please email for support opportunities, which have been modified due to the virtual format. Your gift to the CARTA Symposium Fund enables these valuable resources to remain free for everyone to attend and access online.
  • Insights: We understand that you may not be in a position to make a monetary contribution at this time and invite you to please share with us your insight! Your feedback is invaluable in terms of improving our offerings both in impact and reach. Please take a few moments to provide comments in CARTA's Public Feedback Survey.