The Golden Age of Peruvian Archaeology: Recent Discoveries on Peru's North Coast
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Sponsored by AIA/Long Island Society
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Start Date: 
Sunday, December 5, 2010 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

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

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
lecture
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no

Dr. Richard Burger, Charles J. MacCurdey Professor of Anthropology, Yale University, will speak on the discovery of a horde of gold objects in the royal tomb of Sipan. This has spurred a boom in archaeological research resulting in a new understanding of the Moche Culture (A.D. 200-700) in Peru. Read more »

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Name: 
Naomi Taub
Telephone: 
631-420-1564

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Omo Kibish, Ethopia: The Archaeology of the Oldest "Modern" Humans
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Sponsored by AIA/Long Island Society
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Start Date: 
Sunday, November 14, 2010 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

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

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
lecture
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no

Dr. John Shea, Professor, Anthropology Department, Stony Brook University will give a lecture on recent archaeological research on the oldest-dated skeletons of Homo sapiens and stone tools in Ethiopia. This is leading to a new way we look at human origins. Dr. Shea has recently been seen on national television channels such as PBS, Discovery and National Geographic. Read more »

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Name: 
Naomi Taub
Telephone: 
631-420-1564

Location

Korea and the Silk Road
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Start Date: 
Sunday, March 27, 2011 - 2:00pm

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

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
lecture
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no

Renner Lecture Read more »

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Technological Innovation in Imperial Rome: What Can Ancient Concrete Tell Us about Roman Society?
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Start Date: 
Sunday, October 24, 2010 - 6:30pm

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

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
lecture
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no
Lecturer: 

Joukowsky Lecture Read more »

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Ten Discoveries that Rewrote History
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Start Date: 
Sunday, September 12, 2010 - 2:00pm

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

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
lecture
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no
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AIA Society: Long Island
Society Code: 
312

Chartered in 1968
1999 Outstanding Local Society Prize winner Read more »

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Naomi Taub
Telephone: 
(631) 420-1564

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