The Beast in Us All: Animals and Identity in Greek and Roman Antiquity

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Madison

Tuesday, April 23, 2013 - 4:00pm

Location:
Chazen Museum of Art, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Madison, WI
United States

Lecturer: Michael MacKinnon

Abstract: The Beast in Us All: Animals and Identity in Greek and Roman Antiquity

Portugal Lecture

Contact:
Loretta Freiling
freiling@facstaff.wisc.edu
608-262-3855

Napoleon in Egypt: The Beginning of Egyptology

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Milwaukee

Sunday, September 30, 2012 - 3:00pm

Location:
University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Golda Meir Library 4th Floor Conference Center
2311 East Hartford Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53211
United States

Lecturer: Bob Brier

Abstract: Napolean in Egypt: The Beginning of Egyptology

Norton Lecture

Contact:
Jane C. Waldbaum
aiamke@milwpc.com

Spying on the Past: Satellite Imagery and Archaeology in Southern Mesopotamia

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Milwaukee

Sunday, November 4, 2012 - 3:00pm

Location:
University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Sabin Hall Room G90 (3413 North Downer Avenue)
2311 East Hartford Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53211
United States

Lecturer: Carrie Hritz

Abstract: Spying on the Past: Satellite Imagery and Archaeology in Southern Mesopotamia

Kershaw Lecture

Contact:
Jane C. Waldbaum
aiamke@milwpc.com

Fans, Factions and Favoritism: Horses and Charioteers of the Roman Circus

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Milwaukee

Sunday, March 24, 2013 - 3:00pm

Location:
University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Sabin Hall Room G90 (3413 North Downer Avenue)
2311 East Hartford Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53211
United States

Lecturer: Carolyn Willekes

Abstract: Fans, Factions and Favoritism : Horses and Charioteers of the Roman Circus

Contact:
Jane C. Waldbaum
aiamke@milwpc.com

Villas in Spain and Portugal at the end of the Roman Empire

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Appleton

Monday, October 22, 2012 - 7:30pm

Location:
Wriston Auditorium, Lawrence University
Appleton, WI
United States

Lecturer: Katherine Dunbabin

Abstract: Villas in Spain and Portugal at the end of the Roman Empire

Norton Lecture

Contact:
Peter Peregrine
peter.n.peregrine@lawrence.edu
920-832-7684

The Dark Side of Archaeology: Sacred Caves of Ancient Mesoamerica

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Milwaukee

Sunday, April 28, 2013 - 3:00pm

Location:
University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Sabin Hall Room G90 (3413 North Downer Avenue)
2311 East Hartford Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53211
United States

Lecturer: Holley Moyes

Abstract: The Dark Side of Archaeology: Sacred Caves of Ancient Mesoamerica

Borowski Lecture

Contact:
Jane C. Waldbaum
aiamke@milwpc.com

"Tail" of Two Cities: Animals in Cultural Life in Ancient Athens and Pompeii

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Appleton

Monday, April 22, 2013 - 7:30pm

Location:
Wriston Auditorium, Lawrence Auditorium
Appleton, WI
United States

Lecturer: Michael MacKinnon

Abstract: “Tail” of Two Cities: Animals in Cultural Life in Ancient Athens and Pompeii

Contact:
Peter Peregrine
peter.n.peregrine@lawrence.edu
920-832-7684

2012 Milwaukee Archaeology Fair

Sponsored by AIA-Milwaukee Society and The Milwaukee Public Museum

AIA Society Event: Milwaukee

Friday, March 9, 2012 - 12:00am - Saturday, March 10, 2012 - 10:00am

Location:
Milwaukee Public Museum
800 West Wells St
Milwaukee, WI
United States

The Third Annual Milwaukee Archaeology Fair will take place at the Milwaukee Public Museum on Friday March 9 and Saturday March 10 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm both days. Admission to the Fair is free with regular admission to the Museum.  AIA Members with ID can get 50% off on regular admission (does not apply to special exhibits). Read more »

Website: http://www.mpm.edu/education/special/archaeology-fair/

Contact:
MPM Reservations
aiamke@milwpc.com
414.278.2714

“After the Maelstrom: The Archaeology of Post-Collapse Maya Communities in Central Quintana Roo, Mexico,” a lecture by Dr. Laura Villamil, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Sponsored by AIA-Milwaukee Society

AIA Society Event: Milwaukee

Sunday, February 26, 2012 - 12:00am - 3:00pm

Location:
UW-Milwaukee, Sabin Hall, Rm G90
3413 N. Downer Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211
United States

The Classic Maya civilization flourished in Mesoamerica from ca. 250 to 900 AD and then collapsed. But what happened to the people? In her lecture, Prof. Laura Villamil, UW-Milwaukee, will present evidence of a widespread reoccupation of abandoned Classic Maya sites in south-central Quintana Roo, Mexico. Based on her recent excavations at the site of Margarita and neighboring sites, she will discuss what happened in the immediate aftermath of the so-called Classic Maya Collapse (ca. 850-900 AD), as well as some of the strategies adopted by the Maya to initiate the process of societal regeneration.

Website: http://www4.uwm.edu/archlab/AIA/

Contact:
Jane Waldbaum
aiamke@milwpc.com

Life After Fieldwork

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America-Milwaukee Society and University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Archaeological Research Laboratory

AIA Society Event: Milwaukee

Saturday, October 22, 2011 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Location:
UW-Milwaukee, Sabin Hall, Room 275
3413 North Downer Ave
Milwaukee, WI
United States

The Milwaukee Society will host an event entitled "Life After Fieldwork: Archaeological Analysis Behind the Scenes at UW-Milwaukee's Archaeological Research Laboratory" on October 22, 2011 from 1:00-3:00 p.m. in Sabin Hall, Room 275 (3413 North Downer Ave, Milwaukee). Professors and graduate students of archaeology working on archaeological material from Wisconsin, Mexico, Sicily and Germany will be on hand to demonstrate what they are working on and how. Learn how archaeologists study their sites and finds by applying such scientific techniques as GIS (Geographic Information Systems), petrographic and X-Ray fluorescence analysis of pottery, osteological sex and age determination of skeletal material, and experimental archaeology. For more information or to pre-register contact Bettina Arnold, aiamke@milwpc.com.

Contact:
AIA Milwaukee Society

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