A Tenth Century Monastic Residence in Wadi Natrun, Egypt

AIA Society Event: Springfield

Tuesday, February 11, 2014 - 7:00pm

Location:
Shouvlin Hall, Wittenberg University
200 W Ward Street
Springfield, OH 45504
United States

Dr. Darlene L. Brooks Hedstrom of Wittenberg University will present this lecture on the monastic residence at Wadi Natrun.  The Desert Fathers of Egypt were the first Christian monks to establish a community in the fringes of the desert. Wadi Natrun, ancient Scetis, was home to thousands of monks from 500-1100 CE. Archaeological work in the region at the Monastery of John the Little demonstrates monastic life in multi-roomed homes with spectacular wall paintings and complex kitchen facilities. Dr. Brooks Hedstrom will present Egyptian monasticism under the Islamic caliphate in the tenth century CE.

The lecture is free and open to the public. A cash wine bar opens at 5:30 pm with dinner at 6 pm, and lecture at 7 pm.  Dinner is $22, with a $5 discount for first-time guests. The dinner and lectures are held in Shouvlin Hall at Wittenberg University. Please send questions or reservation requests to Janet Dobson at archaeology@woh.rr.com or call Gary Linn at 937-390-3506.

Website: http://www.springfieldarchaeology.org

Contact:
Gary LInn
glinn@woh.rr.com
937-390-3506

Before the Parthenon: the Architecture of the Archaic Acropolis

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Springfield

Tuesday, September 17, 2013 - 7:00pm

Location:
Shouvlin Hall, Wittenberg University
Springfield, OH 45504
United States

Lecturer: Nancy Klein

Abstract: Before the Parthenon: the Architecture of the Archaic Acropolis

Boegehold Lecture

Lectures are free and open to the public. A cash wine bar opens at 5:30 pm with dinner at 6 pm and lecture at 7 pm. Dinner is $22, with a $5 discount for first-time guests. The dinner and lectures are held in Shouvlin Hall at Wittenberg University. Please send questions or reservation requests to Janet Dobson at archaeology@woh.rr.com (937-215-0908) or call Gary Linn at 937-390-3506.

 

Contact:
Gary Linn
glinn@woh.rr.com

Perceptions of Prophecy: Images of Divination in Etruscan, Greek and Roman Art

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Springfield

Tuesday, October 29, 2013 - 7:00pm

Location:
Shouvlin Hall, Wittenberg University
Springfield, OH 45504
United States

Lecturer: Nancy de Grummond

Abstract: Perceptions of Prophecy: Images of Divination in Etruscan, Greek and Roman Art

Lectures are free and open to the public. A cash wine bar opens at 5:30 pm with dinner at 6 pm and lecture at 7 pm. Dinner is $22, with a $5 discount for first-time guests. The dinner and lectures are held in Shouvlin Hall at Wittenberg University. Please send questions or reservation requests to Janet Dobson at archaeology@woh.rr.com (937-215-0908) or call Gary Linn at 937-390-3506.

Contact:
Gary Linn
glinn@woh.rr.com

Ancient Mustang: the Origins of a High Himalayan Kingdom in Nepal

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Springfield

Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 7:00pm

Location:
Shouvlin Hall, Wittenberg University
Springfield, OH 45504
United States

Lecturer: Mark Aldenderfer

Abstract: Ancient Mustang: the Origins of a High Himalayan Kingdom in Nepal

Norton Lecture

Lectures are free and open to the public. A cash wine bar opens at 5:30 pm with dinner at 6 pm and lecture at 7 pm. Dinner is $22, with a $5 discount for first-time guests. The dinner and lectures are held in Shouvlin Hall at Wittenberg University. Please send questions or reservation requests to Janet Dobson at archaeology@woh.rr.com (937-215-0908) or call Gary Linn at 937-390-3506.

Contact:
Gary Linn
glinn@woh.rr.com

Ohio Archaeology: A Fifteen Thousand Year Human Odyssey

Sponsored by Springfield Archaeological Society and Clark County Historical Society

AIA Society Event: Springfield

Wednesday, October 17, 2012 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Location:
Springfield Marriott
100 S. Fountain Blvd.
Springfield, OH 45502
United States

The Clark County Historical Society and the Springfield Archaeoogical Society will host Dr. Bradley T. Lepper of the Ohio Historical Society. A reception for Dr. Lepper will be held at the Marriott, 100 S. Fountain Ave at 6 pm, followed by Dr. Lepper's lecture at 7 pm. The lecture will be held at the adjacent Heritage Center. For additional details and reservations, visit the website of Springfield Archaeological Society or email Janet Dobson, Secretary.

Website: http://www.springfieldarchaeology.org

Contact:
Janet Dobson, Secretary
archaeology@woh.rr.com

Terrace House 2 in Ephesus

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Springfield

Tuesday, October 30, 2012 - 7:00pm

Location:
Wittenberg University, The Shouvlin Center, Room 105
Fountain and Ward Streets
Springfield, OH
United States

Lecturer: Sabine Ladstätter

Abstract: Terrace House 2 in Ephesus

Kress Lecture

Contact:
Stephen Klipfel
klipfel@att.net

Dragons of the North: The World of Viking Longships

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Springfield

Tuesday, April 16, 2013 - 7:00pm

Location:
Wittenberg University, The Shouvlin Center, Room 105
Fountain and Ward Streets
Springfield, OH 45504
United States

Lecturer: John Hale

Abstract: Dragons of the North: The World of Viking Longships

Contact:
Stephen Klipfel
klipfel@att.net

How did a Roman Envisage the World? Sundials and Other Clues

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Springfield

Wednesday, October 19, 2011 - 8:00pm

Location:
Wittenberg University
Shouvlin Hall
Springfield, OH
United States

Lecturer: Richard Talbert

Abstract: How did a Roman Envisage the World ? Sundials and Other Clues

Joukowsky Lecture Lecture preceded by social and dinner at 6:30 p.m.

Contact:
AIA

Coin Hoards and Hoarding in Britain: Buried with the Intention of Recovery or Votive Deposits?

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Springfield

Wednesday, April 18, 2012 - 8:00pm

Location:
Wittenberg University
Shouvlin Hall
Springfield, OH
United States

Lecturer: Roger Bland

Abstract: Coin hoards and hoarding in Britain: buried with the intention of recovery or votive deposits?

Joukowsky Lecture Lecture preceded by social and dinner at 6:30 p.m.

Contact:
AIA

Astronomy, Space, and Time in Medieval Churches

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Springfield

Wednesday, February 29, 2012 - 8:00pm

Location:
Wittenberg University
Shouvlin Hall
Springfield, OH
United States

Lecturer: Stephen McCluskey

Abstract: Astronomy, Space, and Time in Medieval Churches

Joukowsky Lecture Lecture preceded by social and dinner at 6:30 p.m.

Contact:
AIA

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