Shedding New Light on the Etruscans

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

AIA Society Event: Ottawa, ON

Wednesday, October 19, 2011 - 6:00pm

Location:
303 Paterson Hall, Carleton University
Ottawa
Canada

Christopher Smith, Director, British School at Rome may change the way you think about the Etruscans! He will present new theories regarding their art, 'mystery language' and origins. Professor Smith specializes in the archaeology and traditions of early Rome.

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

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

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

The Art of Thera

AIA Society Event: Ottawa, ON

Thursday, March 24, 2011 - 7:30pm

Location:
Library and Archives Canada, Salon A
395 Wellington
Ottawa
Canada

Christos Doumas, the excavator of Akrotiri, the 'Greek Pompeii' on the beautiful island of Santorini (Thera) will present The Art of Thera.

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

Norse-Native Contact in the Canadian Arctic

Sponsored by AIA Ottawa

AIA Society Event: Ottawa, ON

Tuesday, March 15, 2011 - 7:30pm - 10:00pm

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

Pat Sutherland, Canadian Museum of Civilization, will up-date the evidence for northern European presence in the Canadian Arctic.

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

Space, Religion and the City in Etruria.The Caere Project

Sponsored by AIA Ottawa

AIA Society Event: Ottawa, ON

Tuesday, February 15, 2011 - 7:30pm - 10:00pm

Location:
Library and Archives Canada, Salon A
395 Wellington
Ottawa
Canada

Fabio Colivicchi, Queens University, will discuss the archaeological project at Caere.

Co-sponsored by the Canadian Institute of Mediterranean Studies and the Dante Alighieri Society.

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

The Oracle of Zeus at Olympia and the Projection of Power in the Peloponnese

Sponsored by AIA Ottawa

AIA Society Event: Ottawa, ON

Tuesday, February 1, 2011 - 7:30pm - 10:00pm

Location:
Library and Archives Canada, Salon A
395 Wellington
Ottawa
Canada

Susan Downie, Carleton University will examine who consulted the oracle, and on what subjects, how its response was given, and what  its replies were.   More enigmatically, she will explore what  Olympia gained from the presence of the oracle.

Co-sponsored by the Parnassos Hellenic Cultural Society and the Embassy of Greece.

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

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