AIA Lecturer: Marjorie Venit
Marjorie S. Venit is Professor of Ancient Mediterranean Art and Architecture with the University of Maryland. She holds her degrees from the San Francisco Art Institute, Hunter College-CUNY (M.A.), and the Institute of Fine Arts, New York University, (M.A., Ph.D.), and her research focuses on tombs and their decoration in Ptolemaic and Roman-period Egypt, and Greek vase painting. She has received numerous awards and grants, and her main publications include "Monumental Tombs of Ancient Alexandria: The Theater of the Dead" (Cambridge University Press, 2002).