Werner Herzog's new film is a 3D documentary focusing on some of humankind's earliest and most extraordinary paintings.
View a photo gallery and video clips from the Archaeological Institute of America’s 2011 Spring Gala, which took place on April 26.
Media coverage of the AIA Spring Gala
The Archaeological Institute of America and the US Committee of the Blue Shield call on the international community to protect the ancient sites and antiquities of Libya.
I've just returned from Afghanistan but I wanted to write one final blog regarding the burning of the Koran by the Florida minister last month.
I've combined my last two days in Afghanistan into a single entry. Friday, we left Ghazni by helicopter for Kabul. Saturday, I had a meeting with Dr. Ashraf Ghani.
Thursday's events fell into three groups. In the morning we attended the opening of a girls' school in Ghazni that had been funded by the U.S. Embassy and implemented by the Ghazni Provincial Reconstruction Team (PRT) in conjunction with the Ghazi Department of Women's Affairs.
Today was devoted exclusively to a tour of the ancient monuments of Ghazni, which stretch from perhaps as early as the Achaemenid or Persian period to the Timurid period in the early 16th century.
Early this morning we boarded a military helicopter and flew to Ghazni, nearly 150 km to the southwest of Kabul.
My second full day in Kabul featured two highlights: a visit to the Kabul Archaeological Museum and a lecture at Kabul University.
The University of Cincinnati Department of Classics in cooperation with the Cincinnati Society of the AIA had a banner year with its Outreach program giving over 125 presentations that reached over 3800 people.
May highlights include a new online career center, an education summit, AIA Local Society news, and more.
Listen as the AIA recaps major events in the month of April.