Discovery of an 18th Century Merchant Vessel During Construction of a 21st Century World Trade Center
Start Date: 
Sunday, November 20, 2011 - 2:00pm

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

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

A lecture by Michael Pappalardo, Technical Director of AKRF Inc.

The surprising discovery of part of an 18th century ship and the status of current research at New York City’s World Trade Center will be presented. Read more »

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

Location

Before the Pyramids: The Origins of Egyptian Art
Start Date: 
Sunday, September 25, 2011 - 2:00pm

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

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

A lecture by Dr. Diana Craig Patch, Associate Curator in the Department of Egyptian Art, at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Find out what kind of art early Egyptians were creating (4400-2750B.C.) before they built the pyramids and how it relates to that seen in later dynasties.   Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Noami Taub
Telephone: 
631-420-1564

Location

The Mirador Basin: The Cultural and Natural Legacy in the Cradle of Maya Civilization
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
Start Date: 
Sunday, March 25, 2012 - 2:00pm

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

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

Location

History of Portraiture in the West - Portraits: Human Introspection
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
Start Date: 
Sunday, October 16, 2011 - 2:00pm

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

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

Mellink Lecture Read more »

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Name: 
AIA

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Stonehenge: New Discoveries
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
Start Date: 
Sunday, February 19, 2012 - 2:00pm

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

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

Kress Lecture Read more »

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Name: 
AIA

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One Leonine Deity – A Multitude of Theories: An investigation of Egyptian feline goddesses and animal cults
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by AIA/Long Island Society
Start Date: 
Sunday, April 10, 2011 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Location:
Hofstra University
Hempstead Turnpike
Hempstead, NY 11549
United States

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

Dr. Yekaterina Barbash, Assistant Curator at the Brooklyn Museum, will present a lecture entitled "One Leonine Deity – A Multitude of Theories:  An investigation of Egyptian feline goddesses and animal cults". Read more »

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

Location

The Archaeology of Captivity and Freedom in Early New York
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by AIA/Long Island Society
Start Date: 
Sunday, February 13, 2011 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Location:
Hofstra University
Hempstead Turnpike
Hempstead, NY 11549
United States

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

Dr. Christopher N. Matthews, Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology, Executive Director of the Center for Public Archaeology, Hofstra University will talk on recent archaeological findings from the African Burial Ground in Manhattan and the King Manor site in Jamaica, Queens that shed light on slavery and freedom in Early New York. Read more »

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

Location

Origins of Archaeology
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by AIA/Long Island Society
Start Date: 
Sunday, January 9, 2011 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Location:
Hofstra University
Hempstead Turnpike
Hempstead, NY 11549
United States

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

Annual Members Presentation will consist of two video lectures by the noted archaeologist, Dr. John Hale, University of Louisville on topics related to the archaeology of ancient Greece and Rome. A question and answer session led by AIA/LIS members will follow. Read more »

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

Location

The Golden Age of Peruvian Archaeology: Recent Discoveries on Peru's North Coast
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by AIA/Long Island Society
Start Date: 
Sunday, December 5, 2010 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

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

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

Dr. Richard Burger, Charles J. MacCurdey Professor of Anthropology, Yale University, will speak on the discovery of a horde of gold objects in the royal tomb of Sipan. This has spurred a boom in archaeological research resulting in a new understanding of the Moche Culture (A.D. 200-700) in Peru. Read more »

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

Location

Omo Kibish, Ethopia: The Archaeology of the Oldest "Modern" Humans
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by AIA/Long Island Society
Start Date: 
Sunday, November 14, 2010 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

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

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

Dr. John Shea, Professor, Anthropology Department, Stony Brook University will give a lecture on recent archaeological research on the oldest-dated skeletons of Homo sapiens and stone tools in Ethiopia. This is leading to a new way we look at human origins. Dr. Shea has recently been seen on national television channels such as PBS, Discovery and National Geographic. Read more »

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

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