Events

Manuscript Discoveries from Egypt

John B. Davis Lecture Hall in the Ruth Stricker Dayton Campus Center at Macalester College 1600 Grand Ave., St. Paul, MN

Presented by Melissa Sellew

Archaeology, Preservation, and Public Memory: Challenging the Settler Narrative at Historic Fort Snelling

in the John B. Davis Lecture Hall in the Ruth Stricker Dayton Campus Center at Macalester College 1600 Grand Ave., St. Paul, MN

Presented by Katherine Hayes Archaeology undertaken in service of preservation in the 20th century often reflected the values of the time.  At Historic Fort Snelling, archaeology served to bolster a distinctly non-inclusive narrative of American enterprise at the frontier and the triumph of settler rugged individualism. Yet the excavated remains do still hold remnants of other […]

Wēh-Ardašīr and the Ruins of Qasr bint al-Qadi

John B. Davis Lecture Hall in the Ruth Stricker Dayton Campus Center at Macalester College 1600 Grand Ave., St. Paul, MN

Johnathan Hardy, “Wēh-Ardašīr and the Ruins of Qasr bint al-Qadi: Christian Architectural Adaptation in the Sasanian Heartland,” in the John B. Davis Lecture Hall in the Ruth Stricker Dayton Campus Center at Macalester College, 1600 Grand Avenue, St. Paul MN 55105 Using previously unpublished site plans and field notes from the 1929/1930 German Oriental Society […]