Individuality within Regularity: Visualizing Roman Design in North Africa, lecture by Thomas Morton
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Penn Museum
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Thursday, January 30, 2014 - 6:15pm to 7:30pm

Location:
Peenn Museum
3260 South Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
lecture

Thursday 30 January 2014.  Rainey Auditorium

Thomas J. Morton, Swarthmore College

Individuality within Regularity:  Visualizing Roman Design in North Africa

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Contact Information
Name: 
Robert Sutton
Telephone: 
484.278.4379

Location

"Unwrapping The Mummy: Hollywood Fantasies, Egyptian Realities"
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by ARCE-PA Chapter
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Saturday, December 14, 2013 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Location:
Penn Museum
3260 South Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
lecture
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no
A lecture by Stuart Tyson Smith, Professor and Chair of Anthropology at the University of California, Santa Barbara.
 
Contact Information
Name: 
Nancy Stinson
Telephone: 
717-877-9551

Location

Author and Egyptophile John M. Adams will talk about his new book, "The Millionaire and the Mummies: Theodore Davis’ Gilded Age in the Valley of the Kings"
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by ARCE-PA
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Saturday, October 19, 2013 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Location:
Penn Museum
3260 South Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
United States

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

 

At the start of the 20th century Theodore Davis was the most famous name in archaeology in the world; his career turned tomb-robbing and treasure-hunting into a science.  A quintessentially American rags-to-riches tale, the story is of the dizzying rise of a poor country preacher’s son who through corruption and fraud won tremendous wealth in Gilded Age New York and then atoned for his ruthless career by inventing new standards for systematic excavation and discovering a record 18 tombs in the Valley.  Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Nancy Stinson

Location

Roman Hair Salon Live
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Penn Museum
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Saturday, October 19, 2013 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Location:
Penn Museum
3260 South Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
United States

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

This fun family day at the Penn Museum will include birthday cake with the Sphinx and Egyptian-themed activities. The Philadelphia Society presents a special hands-on recreation of ancient hair styles by prominent, Baltimore hair stylist Janet Stephens, whose demonstration of the hair styles of the Vestal Virgins at last year's Annual Meeting was quite a hit. Women with sufficiently long hair will be styled with the same techniques and flair as historic luminaries such as Cleopatra, Livia, Lesbia, or Julia. Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Bob Sutton
Telephone: 
(484) 278-4379

Location

Workshop on Roman Hairstyling
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Saturday, October 19, 2013

Location:
Location TBA
Philadelphia, PA
United States

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

To help celebrate International Archaeology Day, the AIA Philadelphia Society presents this workshop by Janet Stephens on ancient Roman hairstyling (see examples of her work at http://www.youtube.com/user/jntvstp, and her article in the Journal of Roman Archaeology, Vol 21, 2008, at http://www.journalofromanarch.com/samples/v21.110_adj.pdf)

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Contact Information
Name: 
Bob Sutton

Location

The Chemistry of Kinship: Daidalos and Kothar Revisited
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Thursday, March 27, 2014 - 6:15pm

Location:
Classroom 2, University of Pennsylvania Museum (use the Kress Entrance at the east)
3260 South Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
United States

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

Location

Art, Archaeology and Advanced Technology: The Case of the Alexander Mosaic at Pompeii
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 - 6:15pm

Location:
Classroom 2, University of Pennsylvania Museum (use the Kress Entrance at the east)
3260 South Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
United States

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

Location

Seth, Evil God of Power and Might
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Sunday, September 22, 2013 - 1:00pm

Location:
Classroom 2, University of Pennsylvania Museum (use the Kress entrance at the east)
3260 South Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
United States

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

Location

Everything Is Forever Until It Is No More
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by American Research Center In Egypt - Pennsylvania Chapter
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Saturday, May 18, 2013 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Location:
University of Pennsylvania Museum
3620 South Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
United States

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

Michael Jones
Associate Director, Egyptian Antiquities Conservation Project
American Research Center in Egypt Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Nancy Stinson

Location

Penn at Saqqara
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by American Research Center in Egypt - Pennsylvania Chapter
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Saturday, April 27, 2013 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Location:
University of Pennsylvania Museum
3620 South Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
United States

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

Dr. David P. Silverman, Professor, University of Pennsylvania and Curator, Egyptian Section, University of Pennsylvania Museum Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Nancy Stinson

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