Strata: Portraits of HumanityStrata: Portraits of Humanity

Strata: Portraits of Humanity is a monthly half-hour newsmagazine-style show. Each episode of the human story is a portrait building on the many layers of the human experience. This is a record we are just beginning to uncover. From that perspective, Strata delivers in-depth coverage of a wide variety of archaeological and cultural heritage topics all around the world.

Strata: Portraits of Humanity on Cable TV

three young girls sitting together

Surveying an archaeological site; Indigenous drama in Brazil

Students demonstrate how to use modern instruments to survey an archaeological site...

Aunt Keshvar in a field of green grass


a narrative and poetic film about Aunt Keshvar, a woman who weaves geleej while living alone in the village of Chashm...

emma bouvardmor speaking to the camera

Our Remains

Emma Bouvard-Mor, an archaeo-anthropologist of Lyon, France, offers a commentary on the different possible destinations...

michele koons standing with folded arms

More artifacts from the Denver Museum; The Lost Redwood

In a second series of short videos about artifacts...

michele koons standing with folded arms

Artifacts from the Denver Museum; featuring Presidio, Texas

In a series of short videos about artifacts in the collection...

animated boy entering via doorway

Animated story from Borneo; Supper for the Dead Souls

In an animated Borneo tale highlighting a conflict in family relationships...