International Archaeology Day in the Smith College Art Museum
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by AIA, Western Mass. Society in Collaboration with the Smith College Art Museum
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 10:30am

Location:
Smith College Art Museum
20 Elm Street
Northampton, MA 01063
United States

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

Guided tour with discussion and archaeological commentary of the newly renovated Antiquities Gallery of the Smith College Art Museum.  Your hosts will be Smith Museum curatorial fellow, Maggie Kurkowski, professional archaeologists Tony Tuck (UMass) and Cecilia Feldman (UMass), and professor of classics, Scott Bradbury (Smith).  Free and open to the public.

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Contact Information
Name: 
Scott Bradbury
Telephone: 
4135853491

Location

“The Roman cult of the right: Superstition in the (re-)shaping of shop-fronts and street activity in the Roman world”
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 5:00pm

Location:
University of Massachusetts Amherst, Herter Hall 227
Amherst, MA 01003
United States

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

La Follette Lecture

Members of the Legion III Cyrenaica Roman Legion living history group will be attending. Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Rebecca Sinos

Location

Sicily in the Age of Archimedes
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Thursday, April 9, 2015

Location:
TBA
, MA
United States

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

Norton Lecture Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Rebecca Sinos

Location

24th Annual Phyllis Williams Lehmann Lecture: "Water, Nymphs and a Palmgrove: The So-Called 'South Agora' at Aphrodisias"
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Smith College
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 5:00pm

Location:
Graham Hall, Brown Fine Arts Center, Smith College
9 Elm Street
Northampton, MA 01063
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
lecture
Andrew Wilson, Professor of the Archaeology of the Roman Empire, Oxford University, will present "Water, Nymphs and a Palmgrove: The So-Called 'South Agora' at Aphrodisias"
 
A reception will follow.
Contact Information
Name: 
Scott Bradbury

Location

Death comes to the Theban Band: Skeletons from the Battle of Chaironeia (338 B.C.)
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Thursday, March 6, 2014 - 4:30pm

Location:
Amherst College, Paino Lecture Hall, Beneski Museum of Natural History
11 Barrett Hill Rd
Amherst, MA 01002
United States

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

Matson Lecture Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Bettina Bergmann

Location

The Politics of Public Display: Archaeology, Museums, and Artifacts from the Holy Land
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Thursday, November 7, 2013 - 5:00pm

Location:
University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Herter 301
Amherst, MA
United States

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

La Follette Lecture Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Bettina Bergmann

Location

The Temple of Zeus at Olympia: an archaeological biography
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Thursday, September 19, 2013 - 5:00pm

Location:
Mount Holyoke College, Gamble Auditorium
South Hadley, MA 01075
United States

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

Hosted by the Mount Holyoke College Department of Art and Art History Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Bettina Bergmann

Location

An Afternoon with an Archaeologist
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by AIA, Western Mass.
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Saturday, October 20, 2012 - 1:00pm to 4:30pm

Location:
Leverett Town Forest
Rattlesnake Gutter Road
Leverett, MA 1054
United States

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

 

 

Join archaeologist Matt Emerson and other archaeological enthusiasts for a short hike (1⁄4 m.) through the beautiful Leverett woods to explore an historic home site and learn how a professional archaeologist reconstructs the human and natural past from the visible material remains of our New England countryside.

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Contact Information
Name: 
Matthew Emerson
Telephone: 
413-230-3239

Location

Beauty and Violence: Matricide Myths on Etruscan Bronze Mirrors
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Thursday, April 11, 2013 - 5:30pm

Location:
UMass Amherst, Campus Center Reading Room
Amherst, MA
United States

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

La Follette Lecture Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Scott Bradbury

Location

Olive Oil and Architecture in North Africa
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Thursday, March 7, 2013 - 4:30pm

Location:
Gamble Auditorium, Mount Holyoke College
South Hadley, MA
United States

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

Location

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