Thinking of Kings

Sponsored by Carleton University, AIA Ottawa, Canadian Institute for Mediterranean Studies

AIA Society Event: Ottawa, ON

Tuesday, October 18, 2011 - 7:30pm

Location:
2017 Dunton Tower, Carleton University
Ottawa
Canada

Christopher Smith, Director, British School at Rome, will discuss how and when the tradition of Roman kingship arose.

Contact:
Heather Loube
hloube@uottawa.ca
613-256-2991

From the Ground Up

Sponsored by AIA Ottawa and the University of Ottawa

AIA Society Event: Ottawa, ON

Sunday, October 2, 2011 - 2:00pm

Location:
1120 Desmarais Bldg., University of Ottawa
55 Laurier East
Ottawa ON
Canada

From the Ground Up is an annual showcase of top student archaeologists and their summer 2011 field experiences. AIA Ottawa Bursary winner, Arpita Bajpeyi, will present her project in Spain together with Julie Montreuil, who dug at Iklaina, Greece and Michel Chartrand, who excavated at the Villa of the Antonines near Rome.

Contact:
Heather Loube
hloube@uottawa.ca
613-256-2991

Etruscan Human Sacrifice in Myth and Ritual

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Toronto, ON

Wednesday, March 28, 2012 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Location:
Bahen Centre, Room 1190, University of Toronto
40 St. George Street
Toronto, ON
Canada

Lecturer: Nancy de Grummond

Abstract: Etruscan Human Sacrifice in Myth and Ritual

Norton Lecture

Admission to the lecture is free, non members are most welcome.  A post-lecture reception for members-only will be held at the Archaeology Centre at the University of Toronto, 19 Russell Street.

Underground parking can be accessed from Huron Street.

Contact:
AIA

The Magic of Art and Writing in Ancient Egypt

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Vancouver, BC

Tuesday, September 27, 2011 - 7:30pm

Location:
Buchanan B313, University of British Columbia
1866 Main Mall
Vancouver, BC
Canada

Lecturer: Lanny Bell

Abstract: The Magic of Art and Writing in Ancient Egypt

Contact:
AIA

Through the Eyes of the Elder: Understanding the Rock Art of the Dreamtime

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Toronto, ON

Wednesday, October 26, 2011 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Location:
Bahen Centre, Room 1190, University of Toronto
40 St. George Street
Toronto, ON
Canada

Lecturer: David Lee

Abstract: Through the Eyes of the Elder: Understanding the Rock Art of the Dreamtime

Stone Lecture

Admission to the lecture is free, non members are most welcome.  A post-lecture reception for members-only will be held at the Archaeology Centre at the University of Toronto, 19 Russell Street.

Underground parking can be accessed from Huron Street.

Contact:
AIA

Stonehenge: new discoveries

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Montreal, PQ

Tuesday, February 21, 2012 - 5:00pm

Location:
Carrefour des arts et des sciences, Université de Montréal, Pavillon Lionel-Groulx
3150 Jean-Brillant
Montreal, QC H3T 1N8
Canada

Lecturer: Mike Parker Pearson

Abstract: Stonehenge: New Discoveries

Kress Lecture

 

Time to be confirmed

Contact:
Marie Clermont-Mignault
marie.clermont-mignault@umontreal.ca
514-277-7656

Pyramids, Mummies, and Magic: An Introduction to Ancient Egyptian Funerary Beliefs and Practices

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Montreal, PQ

Monday, October 3, 2011 - 7:30pm

Location:
University of Montreal
3744 Jean Brillant, Room 108
Montreal, QC
Canada

Lecturer: Lanny Bell

Abstract: Pyramids, Mummies, and Magic: An Introduction to Ancient Egyptian Funerary Beliefs and Practices

Renner Lecture

Contact:
AIA

Phrasikleia and the Merenda Kouros: Beauty, Victory, Death, and Marriage in Archaic Athens

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Ottawa, ON

Wednesday, September 21, 2011 - 7:30pm

Location:
Library and Archives Canada
395 Wellington
Ottawa, ON
Canada

Lecturer: Susan Rotroff

Abstract: Phrasikleia and the Merenda Kouros: Beauty, Victory, Death, and Marriage in Archaic Athens

Norton Lecture

Contact:
AIA

Kamikaze: Discovering Kublai’s Khan’s Lost Fleet

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Ottawa, ON

Wednesday, November 16, 2011 - 7:30pm

Location:
Library and Archives Canada
395 Wellington
Ottawa, ON
Canada

Lecturer: James Delgado

Abstract: Kamikaze: Discovering Kublai Khan's Lost Fleet

Contact:
AIA

Uncorking the Past: The Quest for Wine, Beer, and Extreme Fermented Beverages

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Ottawa, ON

Tuesday, April 17, 2012 - 7:30pm

Location:
Auditorium, Library and Archives Canada
375 Wellington
Ottawa, ON
Canada

Lecturer: Patrick E. McGovern

Abstract: Uncorking the Past: The Quest for Wine, Beer, and Extreme Fermented Beverages

Contact:
Heather Loube
heatherloube@xplornet.com

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