New Kids on the Block: Identifying the Work of Novice Potters in Middle Bronze Age Cyprus
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Canadian Institute in Greece, AIA Ottawa, Parnassos Hellenic Cultural Society
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Tuesday, January 22, 2013 - 7:30pm

Location:
Library and Archives Canada
395 Wellington St
Ottawa, ON
Canada

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

Laura Gagne explores what Middle Bronze Age handmade pottery reveals about its Cypriot makers and identifies how and when learning the skills of the potter and ceramic decorator begin. Using mostly White Painted Ware as evidence, Dr. Gagne  identifies six levels of directive participation by experienced potters whose trainees range in age  from young children to adults. The lecture explores new ground in the field of ancient ceramics. Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Heather Loube
Telephone: 
613-256-2991

Location

The Fruits of Migration: Understanding the Early Transcaucasian Culture and Its Socio-Economic Impact on the Near East
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by AIA Ottawa, Canadian Institute for Mediterranean Studies
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 - 7:30pm

Location:
Library and Archives Canada
395 Wellington St
Ottawa
Canada

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

Stephen Batiuk, University of Toronto, discusses the role that viticulture (grape and wine production) played in the Early Bronze Age (3200-2000 BCE)  migration of the Early Transcausasian Culture into eastern and Syro-Anatolia. The migrants were able to maintain cultural independence in their new home regions for almost 1000 years. The archaeological record reflects the changes that occur as wine transforms from a luxury item to a secular commodity in the local political economies of the time. Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Heather Loube
Telephone: 
613-256-2991

Location

Hamilton and Scourge: Archaeological Exploration of Two War of 1812 Shipwrecks
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by AIA Ottawa, Ontario Archaeological Society and the Canadian War Museum
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Thursday, November 29, 2012 - 7:00pm

Location:
Canadian War Museum
1 Vimy Place
Ottawa
Canada

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

Jonathan Moore, Parks Canada, reports on two ships that capsized on August 8, 1813 which now form a National Historic Site managed by the city of Hamilton and Parks Canada.. The history of the Hamilton and Scourge and the multi-faceted archaeological survey of these two fascinating shipwrecks over a three year period highlights the important work of the Underwater Archaeology Service of Parks Canada. Please note the early lecture time! Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Heather Loube
Telephone: 
613-256-2991

Location

What’s New at Machu Picchu
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Tuesday, February 19, 2013 - 7:30pm

Location:
University of Ottawa, Desmarais Building 1140
55 Laurier Street East
Ottawa, ON
Canada

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
lecture
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no
Lecturer: 
Contact Information
Name: 
Heather Loube
Telephone: 
613-256-2991

Location

CANCELLED - Do You Hear What I Hear? Music Culture in Ancient Israel
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 - 7:30pm

Location:
Ampitheatre, St. Paul University
223 Main Street, Pavillon Guigues, 2nd floor
Ottawa, ON
Canada

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

Please note, this lecture has been CANCELLED due to the winter weather, it will be re-scheduled for a future date.

Feinstone Lecture

Co-sponsored by the Canadian Institute for Mediterranean Studies, and the Faculty of Theology at Saint Paul University, and the Embassy of Israel Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Heather Loube
Telephone: 
613-256-2991

Location

The Dining Gaul (and His Phrygian Dishes)
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Tuesday, September 18, 2012 - 7:30pm

Location:
Library & Archives Canada
Ottawa, ON
Canada

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

Young Lecture Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Heather Loube
Telephone: 
613-256-2991

Location

Digging Christianity in the Balkans
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by AIA Ottawa and the University of Ottawa
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Wednesday, March 21, 2012 - 7:30pm

Location:
Simard 224, University of Ottawa
70 Laurier Ave E
Ottawa K1N 6N5
Canada

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

Sabrina Higgins discusses a unique sixth-century basilica in the Former Yugolslav Republic of Macedonia which was suddenly and mysteriously abandoned. Sabrina will return to the site a Golemo Gradiste in the summer where she is supervisor of excavations which have been ongoing for 10 years. Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Heather Loube
Telephone: 
613-256-2991

Location

How Hoplites Died in Battle: the Battle of Chaironeia 338 BCE
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by AIA Ottawa, Parnassos Hellenic Cultural Society, Canadian Institute in Greece
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Wednesday, January 18, 2012 - 7:30pm

Location:
Simard 224, University of Ottawa
70 Laurier Ave E
Ottawa, ON
Canada

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

What do the skeletons which lie beneath the Lion of Chaironeia tell us about ancient warfare and the battle where Alexander and his father defeated the famous Theban Sacred Band? Dr. Maria Liston, University of Waterloo,  has analysed the remains to find the answers.

In conjunction with this lecture, the current exhibit at the University of Ottawa's Museum of Classical Antiquities, 'Pay the Ferryman. Death and Dying in the Ancient World', will open at 6:30 PM.

Student volunteers will direct lecture attendees to the lecture hall from the Museum Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Heather Loube
Telephone: 
613-256-2991

Location

The Wreck of HMS Investigator: Lost Ship of British Exploration
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by AIA Ottawa
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Tuesday, December 13, 2011 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm

Location:
Auditorium, Library and Archives Canada
395 Wellington St
Ottawa K0A 1A0
Canada

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

Ryan Harris,
Senior Marine Archaeologist, Underwater Archaeology Service,
Parks Canada

The wreck of HMS Investigator, originally intended as a merchant vessel, was found in Mercy Bay off McClure Strait, offshore from Aulavik National Park in 2010. The two-week project in the summer of 2011, which documented the remains, will be the focus of this lecture. Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Heather Loube
Telephone: 
613-256-2991

Location

'Pay the Ferryman' Exhibit, Curriculum Launch, & Lecture Program
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by AIA-Ottawa Society
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Friday, November 4, 2011 - 4:00pm

Location:
Museum of Classical Antiquities
70 Laurier Ave. East
Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5
Canada

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

Exhibit and Curriculum Launch to be held in the Museum of Classical Antiquities (ARTS 02)

Lectures to be held at 6:30pm across the lobby in ARTS 026

Reception to be held in the lobby between the Museum and Lecture Hall

Lecturers:

Professor Clark: The Afterlife Among the Greeks and Romans

Professor Holden: The Iconography of Material Morality in Greek and Roman Art

Professor Loube: Digging Marathon

Contact Information
Name: 
AIA-Ottawa Society

Location

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