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McDonough, K., R. Rosencrance, and J. Pratt (editors). Current Perspectives on Stemmed and Fluted Technologies in the American Far West. University of Utah Press, Salt Lake City. In production.

Selected Publications

2024. McDonough, K., R. Rosencrance, and J. Pratt. A History of Stemmed and Fluted Technology Research in the American Far West. In Current Perspectives on the Western Stemmed-Clovis Debate in the Far West, edited by K. McDonough, R. Rosencrance, and J. Pratt. University of Utah Press, Salt Lake City. In production.

2024. Smith, G. M., D. L. Jenkins, D. J. Reaux, S. Jamaldin, R. L. Rosencrance, and K. McDonough. WST Toolstone Conveyance and its Role in Understanding How Early Populations Settled into the Northwestern Great Basin. In Current Perspectives on the Western Stemmed-Clovis Debate in the Far West, edited by K. McDonough, R. Rosencrance, and J. Pratt. University of Utah Press, Salt Lake City. In production. 

2023. Holcomb, J. A., K. McDonough, R. L. Rosencrance, L. Shillito, and D. L. Jenkins. Frost Action During the Younger Dryas Inferred from Soil Micromorphology at Connley Caves 5, Oregon. PaleoAmerica. In press. DOI:

2023. McDonough, K., T. Johnson, T. Goebel, K. Reinhard, and M. Coe. Paleoparasitology of Human Acanthocephalan Infection: A Review and New Case from Bonneville Estates Rockshelter, Nevada, USA. Journal of Parasitology 109(2):65-75. DOI:

2022. McDonough, K., J. Kennedy, R. L. Rosencrance, J. Holcomb, K. Puseman, and D. L. Jenkins. Expanding Paleoindian Diet Breadth: Archaeobotany of Connley Cave 5, Oregon. American Antiquity 87(2):303-332. DIO:

2022. Rosencrance, R. L., K. McDonough, J. A. Holcomb, P. E. Endzweig, and D. L. Jenkins. Dating and Analysis of Western Stemmed Toolkits from the Legacy Collection of Connley Cave 4, Oregon. PaleoAmerica 8(3):264-284. DOI:

2022. Holcomb, J. A., R. D. Mandell, E. Otárola-Castillo, K. Rademaker, R. L. Rosencrane, K. McDonough, D. S. Miller, B. Wygal. Does the Evidence at Arroyo del Vizcaíno (Uruguay) Support the Claim of Human Occupation 30,000 Years ago? PaleoAmerica 8(4):285-299. DOI:

2020. Rosencrance, R. L., and K. McDonough. Ten Thousand Years in the High Rock Country: New Radiocarbon Dates from Hanging Rockshelter (25WA1502), Nevada. Nevada Archaeologist 32:26-44.

2019. McDonough, K., and R. L. Rosencrance. Gifts from the Pueblo Valley: Analysis of a Donated Collection from Far Southeastern Oregon. Journal of California and Great Basin Anthropology 39(2):205-221.

2019. McDonough, K. Middle Holocene Menus: Dietary Reconstruction from Coprolites at the Connley Caves, Oregon, USA. Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences 11(11):5963-5982. DOI:

2019. Beck, C., V. M. Bryant, and K. McDonough. Evidence for Non-Random Distribution of Pollen in Human Coprolites. Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences 11(11):5983-5998. DOI:

2018. Shillito, L., J. C. Blong, D. L. Jenkins, T. W. Stafford, H. Whelton, K. McDonough, and I. Bull. New Research at Paisley Caves: Applying New Integrated Analytical Approaches to Understanding Stratigraphy, Taphonomy, and Site Formation Processes. PaleoAmerica 4(1):82-86. DOI:

2017. Jenkins, D. L., J. A. Holcomb, and K. McDonough. Current Research at the Connley Caves (35LK50): Late Pleistocene/Early Holocene Western Stemmed Tradition Occupations in the Fort Rock Basin, Oregon. PaleoAmerica 3(2):188-192. DOI: