Thinking about 19th Century Household Collections on Long Island: Residence and Economic Choice at Rock Hall, Lawrence, NY
Start Date: 
Sunday, December 4, 2016 - 2:00pm

Location:
Room 109 CV Starr Hall, South Campus, Hofstra University
1000 Fulton Ave
Hempstead, NY 11549
United States

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

Lecture by Jenna Coplin, Ph.D. candidate with the Graduate Center, CUNY.  This presentation explores new avenues of research regarding Long Islanf households in the new economy.

 

Contact Information
Name: 
Naomi Taub
Telephone: 
(631) 420-1564

Location

In Search of the HMS Sylph and Other Shipwrecks in the Waters off of Long Islang
Start Date: 
Sunday, November 6, 2016 - 2:00pm

Location:
Room 105, Breslin Hall, Hofstra University
1000 Fulton Ave
Hempstead, NY 11549
United States

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

Lecture by Brian Frank, Director of Social Studies and Business, Connetquot School District, describing the search for the HMS Sylph, a British warship that sank off Southhold, and other historical shipwrecks off the coast of Long Island.

Sponsored by Carolyn and James Foy

Contact Information
Name: 
Naomi Taub
Telephone: 
(631) 420-1564

Location

Total Archaeology at Tel AKKo, Israel: New Approaches to Akko's Past, Present and Future
Start Date: 
Sunday, September 25, 2016 - 2:00pm

Location:
Room 105, Breslin Hall, Hofstra University
1000 Fulton Ave
Hempstead, NY 11549
United States

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

Lecture by Dr. Ann Killebrew of Pennsylvania State University, on the new excavations at Tel Akko.

Sponsored by Michael Chaplan, Millie Amsterdam and Stanley Goldfeder, Joe Lepelstat, Bernadine Rosenthal, and Naomi and Jesse Taub

Contact Information
Name: 
Naomi Taub
Telephone: 
(631) 420-1564

Location

Secrets of the Ness of Brodgar: a Stone-Age Complex in the Heart of Neolithic Orkney World Heritage Site
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
Start Date: 
Sunday, March 26, 2017 - 2:00pm

Location:
Hofstra University, Breslin Hall
1000 Fulton Ave
Hempstead, NY 11549
United States

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

Kress Lecture

Reception at 1:00 PM

Contact Information
Name: 
Naomi Taub
Telephone: 
(631) 420-1564

Location

Closer than We Know: Comparing the Rock Art of Australia and Western North America
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
Start Date: 
Sunday, October 9, 2016 - 2:00pm

Location:
Hofstra University, Breslin Hall
1000 Fulton Ave
Hempstead, NY 11549
United States

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

Dunwalke Lecture

Reception at 1:00 PM

Contact Information
Name: 
Naomi Taub
Telephone: 
(631) 420-1564

Location

A Visit at Mes Aynak (a site in Afghanistan under Taliban control)
Start Date: 
Sunday, March 13, 2016 - 2:00pm

Location:
Hofstra University, Room 105 in Breslin Hall
Hempstead, NY 11549
United States

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

Lecture by Dr. Stefan Heidemann, Professor of Islamic Studies, Universität Hamburg, Germany

The speaker will explain the history and comment on the future of the spectacular ancient Buddhist site of Mes Aynak that he was privileged to visit.

This lecture is presented in memory of Herbert Loewenthal.

Contact Information
Name: 
Naomi Taub
Telephone: 
(631) 420-1564

Location

The Relationship Between Small Tool Technologies and Human Behavior in Stone Age Southern Africa
Start Date: 
Sunday, February 21, 2016 - 2:00pm

Location:
Hofstra University, Room 105 in Breslin Hall
Hempstead, NY 11549
United States

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

Lecture by Justin Pageter, Doctoral Candidate, Interdepartmental Doctoral Program in Anthropological Sciences, Stony Brook University

How miniature stone tool technology in Southern Africa played an important role in documenting the evolution of human behavior during the late Stone Age will be described.

Contact Information
Name: 
Naomi Taub
Telephone: 
(631) 420-1564

Location

The Use of Forensic Anthropology and Archaeology in the Renewed Search, Recovery, and Identification Efforts Related to the 9/11 Attacks of the World Trade Center
Start Date: 
Sunday, December 13, 2015 - 2:00pm

Location:
Hofstra University, Room 105 in Breslin Hall
Hempstead, NY 11549
United States

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

Lecture by Dr. Kristen Hartnett, Professor of Anthropology, Hofstra University, Forensic Anthropologist, New York City Office of Chief Medical Examiner

Large scale archaeological excavations and new analysis of human remains have made it possible to identify 60% of the victims of the World Trade Center disaster.

Contact Information
Name: 
Naomi Taub
Telephone: 
(631) 420-1564

Location

Greeks, Barbarians, and the Early Greek Colonization of the Northern Black Sea: Recent Archaeological Investigations at Pantikapaion, the Capital of the Bosporan Kingdom
Start Date: 
Sunday, October 18, 2015 - 2:00pm

Location:
Hofstra University, Room 105 in Breslin Hall
Hempstead, NY 11549
United States

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

Lecture by Dr. Maya Muratov, Professor of Art History, Adelphi University

The speaker will describe the staggering discoveries of dwellings, defensive walls and ritual killing with elements of magic that has led to a new understanding of early Greek colonization on the Black Sea.

Contact Information
Name: 
Naomi Taub
Telephone: 
(631) 420-1564

Location

Wrath of the Gods: Deceased and Diseased in the Ancient World
Start Date: 
Sunday, February 22, 2015 - 2:00pm

Location:
Room 105 Breslin Hall, Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY
United States

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

Dr. Angélique Corthals, Professor and Scientific Director of the BioBank, Department of Pathology,Stony Brook University School of Medicine, will speak on how new forensic examination and DNA analysis helps us understand how 500-year-old Argentinean mummies died.

In memory of Anne and Ed Pores

Contact Information
Name: 
Naomi Taub
Telephone: 
(631) 420-1564

Location

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