Death and Sacrifice at Midnight Terror Cave
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Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
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Start Date: 
Wednesday, October 3, 2012 - 6:30pm

Location:
Museum of Arts & Culture in Spokane
Spokane, WA
United States

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lecture
nad
CFP
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no
Lecturer: 

Stone Lecture Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Bonny Bazemore

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“The Curious Case of the Octagonal Gemstones: A Possible New Pagan and Early Christian Workshop in Turkey”
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Sponsored by Spokane Society
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Start Date: 
Wednesday, March 7, 2012 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Location:
Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture
2316 W. 1st Avenue
Spokane, WA 99204
United States

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

Dr. Andrew Goldman (Gonzaga University) Read more »

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Name: 
Professor Andrew Goldman
Telephone: 
509-313-6691

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"Global Climate Research and the Archaeological Record: A Review of the Last 10,000 Years in the Pacific Northwest and Central Asia"
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Spokane Society
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Wednesday, February 1, 2012 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Location:
Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture
2316 W. 1st Avenue
Spokane, WA 99204
United States

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

Dr. Jerry Galm (Eastern Washington University) Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Professor Andrew Goldman
Telephone: 
509-313-6691

Location

Dishing out the Dirt: Student Experiences at Archaeological Field Schools
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Sponsored by Spokane Society of the AIA
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Start Date: 
Saturday, October 22, 2011 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Location:
Gonzaga University in the College Hall Building, Room 203
502 E. Boone Ave
Spokane, WA
United States

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In celebration of National Archaeology Day, the Spokane Society of the AIA will host a presentation by local college students entitled "Dishing out the Dirt: Student Experiences at Archaeological Field Schools".  The hour-long group presentation will feature four undergraduates who will share the treasured moments, trials and tribulations -- the "dirt", as it were -- of their recent fieldwork experiences in Jordan and Bulgaria.  The event will take place on the campus of Gonzaga University in the College Hall Building (502 E. Boone Ave), in Rm. 203 at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Dr. Andrew Goldman
Telephone: 
509-313-6691

Location

Beneath the Sands of Egypt
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Spokane Society
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Wednesday, September 7, 2011 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Location:
Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture
2316 W. 1st Avenue
Spokane, WA 99201
United States

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

Archaeologist/Egyptologist Donald P. Ryan will describe his latest
discoveries from his ongoing excavations in
Egypt's famed royal cemetery, the Valley of the Kings.  Ryan is a Faculty
Fellow in Humanities at Pacific Lutheran
University, Tacoma, Washington. Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Andrew Goldman
Telephone: 
509-313-6691

Location

Spying on the Ancients: Declassified Satellite Imagery in Near Eastern Archaeology
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Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
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Start Date: 
Wednesday, November 9, 2011 - 6:30pm

Location:
Museum of Arts and Culture
2316 West 1st Avenue
Spokane, WA 99201
United States

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

Location

Polynesian Contacts with the New World
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Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
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Start Date: 
Wednesday, April 4, 2012 - 6:30pm

Location:
Museum of Arts and Culture
2316 West 1st Avenue
Spokane, WA 99201
United States

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

Van Tilburg Lecture Read more »

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Name: 
AIA

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Go Spartans: Girls' Athletics in Ancient Greece
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Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Wednesday, October 5, 2011 - 6:30pm

Location:
Museum of Arts and Culture
2316 West 1st Avenue
Spokane, WA 99201
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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Name: 
AIA

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The Lost Lover of Aphrodite
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Sponsored by Spokane Society
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Start Date: 
Wednesday, April 27, 2011 - 6:30pm

Location:
Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture
2316 W. 1st Avenue
Spokane WA 99201
United States

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

Prof. Georgia B. Bazemore (Eastern Washington University) Modern viewers are quite familiar with the late Classical images of Aphrodite which pair her with the child deity Eros, also known as Cupid. But earlier tradition, especially outside of Athens, paired Aphrodite with another figure more fitting with her role as the Goddess of Sexual Desire, that of her young lover, Adonis. Dr. Bazemore draws upon her decades of research and excavation of the Adonis temple at Paphos, in Cyprus, known to Homer as the birthplace and home to Aphrodite herself. Dr. Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Andrew Goldman
Telephone: 
509-313-6691

Location

Recovery of World War II Naval Aircraft from Aquatic Crash Sites
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Spokane Society
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Wednesday, February 23, 2011 - 6:30pm

Location:
Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture
2316 W. 1st Ave
Spokane WA 99201
United States

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

John Dorwin, Eastern Washington University Using photographs, both vintage and recent, this lecture will include discussion of the background of crashed naval aircraft as archaeological sites, the training program that prepared 18,000 naval pilots for carrier duty, and the recovery of three examples of aircraft which crashed during such training, including an SBD-2 Douglas Dauntless, and F6F-3 Grumman Hellcat, and an F4U-1 Vought Corsair from the freshwaters of Lake Michigan. Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Andrew Goldman
Telephone: 
509-313-6691

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