The Magnificent Peutinger Map: Roman Cartography at its Most Creative
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Sunday, March 15, 2015 - 2:00pm

Location:
Breslin Hall, Room 105, Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11550
United States

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Early Humans in the Americas: When Did They Arrive and Where Did They Come From?
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Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
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Start Date: 
Sunday, April 12, 2015 - 2:00pm

Location:
Breslin Hall, Room 105, Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11550
United States

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lecture
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no
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Borowski Lecture Read more »

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Disappearing Dutch Brooklyn – Where Have All The Houses Gone?
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Start Date: 
Sunday, March 23, 2014 - 2:00pm

Location:
Breslin Hall, Hofstra University
1000 Fulton Avenue
Hempstead, NY 11550
United States

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lecture
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Using the methods of historical archaeology and historical documents, researchers are beginning to piece together what life was like for the Dutch-Americans.  Dr. Christopher Ricciardi, Field/Lab Director and Researcher at Chrysalis Archaeological Consultants, Inc., will speak about this project and recent developements.

The lecture is sponsored by Dr. Phyllis Gildston. Read more »

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Name: 
Naomi Taub
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(631) 420-1564

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Love and Marriage Among the Etruscans
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Sunday, February 9, 2014 - 2:00pm

Location:
Breslin Hall, Hofstra University
1000 Fulton Avenue
Hempstead, NY 11550
United States

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lecture
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no

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with this pre-Roman civilization which honored women, loving couples and their children.  The lecture wil be given by Dr. Larissa Bonfante, Professor Emerita of Classics, New York University.

This lecture has been sponsored by Carol Shapiro. Read more »

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Name: 
Naomi Taub
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(631) 420-1564

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Megalithic Pillar Sites and Early Herders in Northwest Kenya
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Start Date: 
Sunday, January 19, 2014

Location:
Breslin Hall, Hofstra University
1000 Fulton Avenue
Hempstead, NY 11550
United States

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lecture
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no

Learn of the uses of megalithic sites (standing stones, massive platforms, stone circles) built 5300 years ago, at this lecture by Dr. Elizabeth Hildebrand, Assistant Professor of Anthropology at Stony Brook University. Read more »

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Naomi Taub
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(631) 420-1564

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Sea Peoples in the Promised Land
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Start Date: 
Sunday, December 8, 2013 - 2:00pm

Location:
Breslin Hall, Hofstra University
1000 Fulton Avenue
Hempstead, NY 11550
United States

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lecture
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no

Recent archaeological evidence unearthed in Israel and Cyprus has shed new light on the history of the Philistines, a tribe of the federation the Egyptians called “The People of the Sea”.  This lecture will be presented by Dr. Robert Stieglitz, Professor Emeritus of Rutgers University.

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Name: 
Naomi Taub
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(631) 420-1564

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Death Comes to the King: A Classis Maya Tomb at El Diablo, Guatemala
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Start Date: 
Sunday, November 17, 2013 - 2:00pm

Location:
Bresline Hall, Hofstra University
1000 Fulton Ave
Hempstead, NY 11550
United States

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lecture
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no

In 2010, a tomb was found in a solar and celestial sculpted building that has revelaed much about royalty and culture in the the Maya city of El Zotz.  This lecture will be presented by Dr. Steven Houston, Professor of Anthropology and Archaeology at Brown University. Read more »

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Name: 
Naomi Taub
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(631) 420-1564

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Otzi the Iceman: 5300 year old Alpine "Mummy" and Forensic Science
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Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
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Start Date: 
Sunday, April 27, 2014 - 2:00pm

Location:
Hofstra University, Breslin Hall
1000 Fulton Ave.
Hempstead, NY 11549
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
lecture
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no
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Name: 
Naomi Taub
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(631) 420-1564

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The Rise of the Khmer Empire: from Angkor Borei to Angkor Wat
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Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
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Start Date: 
Sunday, October 27, 2013 - 2:30pm

Location:
Hofstra University, Breslin Hall
1000 Fulton Ave.
Hempstead, NY 11549
United States

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lecture
nad
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no
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Name: 
Naomi Taub
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(631) 420-1564

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The Wardrobe Malfunction That Shook The World: Nudity, the Olympics, and Greek Self-Fashioning
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Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
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Start Date: 
Sunday, September 29, 2013 - 2:00pm

Location:
Hofstra University, Breslin Hall
1000 Fulton Ave.
Hempstead, NY 11549
United States

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lecture
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no
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Norton Lecture Read more »

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Naomi Taub
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