Amanda Adams

Archaeologist, Person

1976 –

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Who is Amanda Adams?

Amanda Adams is an American author and archaeologist. She is also a former fashion model and was featured in the 1996 Buffalo Jeans campaign. She attended University of California, Berkeley, Department of Anthropology in the late 1990s and completed her degree with the Kroeber prize. She then obtained a Master's degree in archaeology from the University of British Columbia, Vancouver. Her thesis was titled Visions Cast on Stone, abstracts were published in the journal The Midden.

Her first book, A Mermaid's Tale, was released in 2006. It received a starred review from Booklist. Singer/songwriter Tori Amos endorsed the book calling it "a magic talisman."

Adams was also featured in the 2005 national Levi's print campaign as an archaeologist.

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Born
Sep 12, 1976
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • University of California, Berkeley
  • University of British Columbia

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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