Reading the Pantheon

Sponsored by Department of Classics, The University of Mississippi

AIA Society Event: Mississippi/Memphis (University)

Thursday, October 24, 2013 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm

Location:
Bryant Hall 209
University of Mississippi
University, MS 38655
United States

"Reading the Pantheon", a lecture by Prof. Mary T. Boatwright (Department of Classical Studies, Duke University)

Website: http://classics.olemiss.edu/

Contact:
Dr. Hilary Becker
hwbecker@olemiss.edu
662/915-2858

An Etruscan Book of Omens Revealed: The Brontoscopic Calendar

Sponsored by University of Mississippi, Department of Classics

AIA Society Event: Mississippi/Memphis (University)

Wednesday, October 9, 2013 - 5:15pm - 6:45pm

Location:
Bryant Hall 209
University, MS 38655
United States

Jean MacIntosh Turfa, University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, presents the first English translation of an Etruscan book of thunder-omens, topics covered will include cosmic rays, Mesopotamian astrology, epidemics.

Contact:
Hilary Becker
hwbecker@olemiss.edu
662/915-2858

Before the Parthenon: the Architecture of the Archaic Acropolis

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Mississippi/Memphis (University)

Wednesday, November 13, 2013 - 7:30pm

Location:
University Museums, University of Mississippi
Oxford, MS
United States

Lecturer: Nancy Klein

Abstract: Before the Parthenon: the Architecture of the Archaic Acropolis

Boegehold Lecture

Contact:
Fred C. Albertson
falbrtsn@memphis.edu
901-678-2941

Gladiators at Pompeii: Roman Spectacle in a Small Town

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Mississippi/Memphis (University)

Monday, April 14, 2014 - 5:30pm

Location:
University Museums, University of Mississippi
Oxford, MS
United States

Lecturer: Steven Tuck

Abstract: Gladiators at Pompeii: Roman Spectacle in a Small Town

La Follette Lecture

Contact:
Fred C. Albertson
falbrtsn@memphis.edu
901-678-2941

National Archaeology Day at the University of Mississippi

Sponsored by Department of Classics, University of Mississippi

AIA Society Event: Mississippi/Memphis (University)

Friday, October 26, 2012

Location:
University of Mississippi, University Museums
University , MS 38677
United States

We are hosting Latin students from the Oxford Middle School in Oxford, MS. We shall serve lunch, have Classics Jeopardy, a treasure hunt for sherds that will be mended into whole pots, a tour of the David M. Robinson Collection at the University of Mississippi. Then Dr. Jay Johnston, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, University of Mississippi, will present a public lecture on his excavation at Carson Mounds near Clarksdale, MS (4:00 PM, Bryant Hall 209).

Contact:
Aileen Ajootian
ajootian@olemiss.edu
662-915-1152

Ancient Sounds of Greece

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Mississippi/Memphis (University)

Tuesday, September 25, 2012 - 7:03pm

Location:
University of Mississippi, University Museums Lecture Room
Oxford, MS
United States

Lecturer: Nikos Xanthoulis

Abstract: Ancient Sounds of Greece

Kress Lecture

Contact:
Fred C. Albertson
falbrtsn@memphis.edu
901-678-2941

A Brewery in Roman Gaul

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Mississippi/Memphis (University)

Wednesday, April 24, 2013 - 7:30pm

Location:
University of Mississippi, University Museums Lecture Room
Oxford, MS
United States

Lecturer: Lisa Kahn

Abstract: A Brewery in Roman Gaul

Contact:
Fred C. Albertson
falbrtsn@memphis.edu
901-678-2941

The Lost Eagle: The Untold Story of the Legionary Eagle on Rome's Most Famous Statue

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Mississippi/Memphis (University)

Tuesday, February 7, 2012 - 7:30pm

Location:
University of Mississippi, University Museums Lecture Room
University Avenue & Fifth St
Oxford, MS 38655
United States

Lecturer: Bridget Buxton

Abstract: The Lost Eagle: The untold story of the legionary eagle on Rome's most famous statue

Contact:
AIA

The Temple of Zeus at Olympia: an Archaeological Biography

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Mississippi/Memphis (University)

Tuesday, April 17, 2012 - 7:30pm

Location:
University of Mississippi, University Museums Lecture Room
University Avenue & Fifth St
Oxford, MS 38655
United States

Lecturer: John G. Younger

Abstract: The Temple of Zeus at Olympia: an archaeological biography

Contact:
AIA

Death and Taxes: Visualizations of Mortality and Reflections of Social Positioning in Tombs of Graeco-Roman Egypt

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Mississippi/Memphis (University)

Thursday, November 3, 2011 - 7:00pm

Location:
University of Memphis, Fountain Room, University Center
Memphis, TN
United States

Lecturer: Marjorie Venit

Abstract: Death and Taxes: Visualizations of Mortality and Reflections of Social Positioning in Tombs of Graeco-Roman Egypt

A pre-lecture reception will be held at 6:30 p.m.

Contact:
AIA
falbrtsn@memphis.edu

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