This video presents a lecture entitled Before Silk: Unsolved Mysteries of the Silk Road by Colin Renfrew. Renfrew is the Disney Professor Emeritus of Archaeology at the University of Cambridge and the former Director of the McDonald Institute of Archaeological Research at Cambridge. He is now the senior fellow of the McDonald Institute of Archaeological Research. Renfrew is a leading scholar in Aegean history and an expert in archaeological methods and theory. Please take a moment to get familiar with Colin Renfrew.