Weaving as Worship: Reconstructing Ritual at the Etruscan Site of Poggio Colla (Vicchio)

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Southern Florida

Friday, February 8, 2013 - 7:00pm

Location:
Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton Campus (Room TBA)
777 Glades Road
Boca Raton, FL
United States

Lecturer: Gretchen E. Meyers

Abstract: Weaving as Worship: Reconstructing Ritual at the Etruscan Site of Poggio Colla (Vicchio)

Anita Krause Bader Lecture

Contact:
Rudy Pascucci
rpascucci@pbmnh.org

From Dunhuang (P.R. China): the oldest Star Atlas

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Gainesville

Wednesday, October 17, 2012 - 7:30pm

Location:
Oak Hammock at the University of Florida, Commons Building
Williston Road & SW 25th Terrace
Gainesville, FL
United States

Lecturer: Nicholas David

Abstract: From Dunhuang (P.R. China): the oldest Star Atlas

Webster Lecture

Contact:
Eleanor Laughlin
elaughlin@ufl.edu

When the Elephant Grew Fins: The Discovery of an Ancient Battle Landscape off Sicily

Sponsored by Ancient Studies Center at USF & AIA Tampa Bay

AIA Society Event: Tampa Bay

Tuesday, January 24, 2012 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Location:
Marshall Center Oval Theater, University of South Florida
Tampa, FL 33620
United States

Project Director Jeff Royal lectures on the astounding discovery made by nautical archaeologists on the sea floor west of Sicily: the debris field from a decisive naval battle fought between Rome and Carthage for control of Sicily in 241 BCE. Cargo, armor and warship rams are among the spectacular artifacts that testify to this pitched battle for naval supremacy. This discovery is highlighted in the Jan./Feb. issue of Archaeology.

Website: http://www.history.usf.edu/aiatampa/

Contact:
William Murray
murray@usf.edu

AIA-Gainesville Society at the Millhopper Library & The Last Days of Pompeii

Sponsored by AIA-Gainesville Society

AIA Society Event: Gainesville

Saturday, October 22, 2011 - 10:00am - 3:30pm

Location:
Millhopper Library
3145 NW 43rd Street
Gainesville, FL
United States

Members of the AIA-Gainesville Society will staff a display table outside of a popular local public library branch, the Millhopper Library.  The table will be attended by members with AIA handouts, laptop showing slides of archaeology sites, flyers for upcoming lectures, Archaeology Magazine issues, and artifact reproductions. 

At 2:00 pm, University of Florida Classics Department Professor Mary Ann Eaverly will give a slide lecture, "The Last Days of Pompeii," in the library lecture room. Cookies and punch will be served.
 

Contact:
Phyllis Saarinen
saarinen@gru.net
352-375-1727

Archaeology in Nepal, the Land of the Buddha

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Orlando

Friday, October 21, 2011 - 7:00pm

Location:
University of Central Florida
Classroom 1 Building, Room 104
Orlando, FL 32816
United States

Lecturer: Nancy Wilkie

Abstract: Archaeology in Nepal, the Land of the Buddha

Contact:
AIA

The Unsolved Mystery of the Agora Bone Well

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Orlando

Friday, February 3, 2012 - 7:00pm

Location:
University of Central Florida
Psychology Building, Room 108
Orlando, FL 32816
United States

Lecturer: Susan Rotroff

Abstract: The Unsolved Mystery of the Agora Bone Well

Norton Lecture

Contact:
AIA

The Invisible Sex: Some Thoughts on the Role of Women in Prehistory

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Orlando

Friday, March 30, 2012 - 7:00pm

Location:
University of Central Florida
Psychology Building, Room 108
Orlando, FL 32816
United States

Lecturer: James Adovasio

Abstract: The Invisible Sex: Some Thoughts on the Role of Women in Prehistory

Stone Lecture

Contact:
AIA

Etruscan Forgeries: The Arts of Profit and Deceit

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Tampa Bay

Thursday, September 22, 2011 - 5:30pm

Location:
University of South Florida, Marshall Center Oval Theater
Tampa, FL 33620
United States

Lecturer: Richard de Puma

Abstract: Etruscan Forgeries: The Arts of Profit and Deceit

Hanfmann 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: Tampa Bay

Thursday, February 2, 2012 - 6:00pm

Location:
Marshall Center, Room 3707, University of South Florida
Tampa, FL
United States

Lecturer: Susan Rotroff

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

Norton Lecture

Co-sponsored by the USF Classical Society, Eta Sigma Phi, and the USF Department of History.

Light refreshments will follow the lecture.

Contact:
Jennifer Dukes
jdukes@cas.usf.edu

Lord Elgin and the Parthenon Marbles: Two Hundred Years of Controversy

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Tampa Bay

Thursday, November 17, 2011 - 5:30pm

Location:
University Lecture Hall, University of South Florida
Tampa, FL
United States

Lecturer: Michael Hoff

Abstract: Lord Elgin and the Parthenon Marbles: Two Hundred Years of Controversy

Contact:
AIA

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