Population Growth and Sociopolitical Change in Late Pre-Contact Hawaii: Insights from Household Archaeology in Leeward Kohala, Hawaii Island

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Albany

Friday, October 12, 2012 - 3:00pm

Location:
Lecture Center 5, University at Albany
Albany, NY
United States

Lecturer: Julie Field

Abstract: Population Growth and sociopolitical change in late pre-Contact Hawaii: Insights from Household Archaeology in Leeward Kohala, Hawaii Island

Contact:
Stuart Swiny
swiny@albany.edu
518-442-3982

Through the Eyes of the Elder: Understanding the Rock Art of the Dreamtime

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Staten Island

Sunday, September 23, 2012 - 3:00pm

Location:
Wagner College, Spiro Hall, Room C-2
631 Howard Avenue (1 Campus Road), Grymes Hill
Staten Island, NY 10301
United States

Lecturer: David Lee

Abstract: Through the Eyes of the Elder: Understanding the Rock Art of the Dreamtime

Contact:
AIA
lectures@aia.bu.edu

TBA

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Albany

Friday, April 5, 2013 - 3:00pm

Location:
University at Albany
Albany, NY
United States

Lecturer: Mary M. Voigt

Contact:
Stuart Swiny
swiny@albany.edu
518-442-3982

The World of Genghis Khan Through Archaeology and History

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Staten Island

Sunday, October 14, 2012 - 3:00pm

Location:
Wagner College, Spiro Hall, Room C-2
631 Howard Avenue (1 Campus Road), Grymes Hill
Staten Island, NY 10301
United States

Lecturer: Joshua Wright

Abstract: The World of Genghis Khan through Archaeology and History

Contact:
AIA
lectures@aia.bu.edu

Archaeology and Conservation of the Heroic Era Exploration Bases on Ross Island, Antarctica

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Staten Island

Sunday, April 21, 2013 - 3:00pm

Location:
Wagner College, Spiro Hall, Room C-2
631 Howard Avenue (1 Campus Road), Grymes Hill
Staten Island, NY 10301
United States

Lecturer: Susanne Grieve

Abstract: Archaeology and Conservation of the Heroic Era Exploration Bases on Ross Island, Antarctica

Contact:
AIA
lectures@aia.bu.edu

Christian Destruction and Desecration of Images of Classical Antiquity

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Western NY (Buffalo)

Monday, October 22, 2012 - 6:30pm

Location:
Buffalo Museum of Science
1020 Humboldt Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14211
United States

Lecturer: John Pollini

Abstract: Christian Destruction and Desecration of Images of Classical Antiquity

Joukowsky Lecture

Website: https://sites.google.com/site/buffaloaia/

Contact:
Philip Kiernan
philipki@buffalo.edu

Archaeological Odysseys

AIA Society Event: Long Island

Sunday, March 3, 2013 - 2:00pm

Location:
Hofstra University, Breslin Hall Romm 105
Hempstead, NY 11549
United States

AIA/LIS Members’ Presentation: Travel with members of the Long Island Society to visit archaeological sites in La Belle Paris, Angkor Wat (Cambodia) and Easter Island.  Presenters will be Denise Gold, George Rystar, Naomi and Jesse Taub

 

 

Website: http://www.aia-lis.org

Contact:
Naomi Taub
jjtaub@aol.com
(631) 420-1564

Love and Marriage Among the Etruscans

AIA Society Event: Long Island

Sunday, February 10, 2013 - 2:00pm

Location:
Hofstra University, Breslin Hall Room 105
Hempstead, NY 11549
United States

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with the pre-Roman civilization which honored women, loving couples and their children.  Dr. Larisa Bonfante, Professor Emerita of Classics at New York University, will present this fascinating program.

Lecture is sponsored by Carol Shapiro

         

Website: http://www.aia-lis.org

Contact:
Naomi Taub
jjtaub@aol.com
(631) 420-1564

To Write or Knot? – Reading the Incan Quipu

AIA Society Event: Long Island

Sunday, December 16, 2012 - 2:00pm

Location:
Hofstra University, Breslin Hall Room 105
Hempstead, NY 11549
United States

Dr. Gary Urton, Dumbarton Oaks Professor of Pre-Columbian Studies with the Department of Anthropology, Harvard University will lecture on how the Incas, who did not have a writing system, recorded information in the knotted cords of the Quipu.

Lecture is sponsored by Naomi and Jesse Taub

Website: http://www.aia-lis.org

Contact:
Naomi Taub
jjtaub@aol.com
(631) 420-1564

Life, Death, Cattle and Food: The Archaeology of Neolithic Catalhoyuk in Anatolia, Turkey

AIA Society Event: Long Island

Sunday, October 21, 2012 - 2:00pm

Location:
Hofstra University, Breslin Hall Room 105
Hemptead, NY 11549
United States

Dr. Kathryn Twiss, Professor with the Department of Anthropology at Stony Brook University, will describe how burial, food remains and technology excavated at this famous site reveal how people lived from about 9000-5000BC.

Lecture is sponsored by Catherine and James Foy

Website: http://www.aia-lis.org

Contact:
Naomi Taub
jjtaub@aol.com
(631) 420-1564

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