Stones of the Butterfly: Archaeological Investigation of Yapese Stone Money Quarries in Palau, Micronesia
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Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
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Start Date: 
Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 3:00pm

Location:
Lenart Auditorium, Cotsen Institute of Archaeology, UCLA
308 Charles E. Young Drive North
Los Angeles, CA 90095
United States

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

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AIA Lecture Program
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A Tale of Two Peoples: Phoenicians and Jews in the Land Beyond the River
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
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Start Date: 
Sunday, January 24, 2016

Location:
, CA
United States

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

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AIA Lecture Program
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2015 Mesoamerican Symposium
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Cal State L.A.’s Art History Society
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Start Date: 
Friday, April 10, 2015 - 8:00am to Saturday, April 11, 2015 - 9:00am

Location:
Cal State L.A.
5151 State University Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90032
United States

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

Cal State L.A.’s Art History Society presents the 2015 Mesoamerican Symposium, entitled “In the Realm of the Vision Serpent: Decipherments and Discoveries in Mesoamerica,” which will feature highly regarded keynote speakers and prominent experts.

The symposium is dedicated to the life and work of renowned scholar of Maya art and writing Linda Schele. She was at the forefront of the decoding of Maya hieroglyphics and made lasting contributions to the evolution of that field. Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Manuel Aguilar
Telephone: 
(323) 343-4054

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Pottery, Paintings, and Pinakides: the latest dirt from Petsas House, Mycenae
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
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Start Date: 
Sunday, March 8, 2015 - 3:00pm

Location:
Ahmanson Auditorium (University Hall 1000), Loyola Marymount University
1 LMU Drive (Leavey Road)
Los Angeles , CA 90045
United States

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

Ahmanson Lecture

Directions and map; parking on campus is free on the weekends and one may park on all levels at University Hall (P1, P2, P3). Read more »

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Name: 
Sarah Morris

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Mimbres, More than an Art Style
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Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
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Start Date: 
Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 2:00pm

Location:
The Autry’s Historic Southwest Museum, Mt. Washington Campus
234 Museum Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90065
United States

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

Ahmanson Lecture
Space is limited and reservations are needed, see Museum website: http://theautry.org/mt-washington Read more »

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Name: 
Sarah Morris

Location

Greeks in the Boot: Keeping Potters and Painters on their Toes
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Fullerton Museum of Art, California State University San Bernardino
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Start Date: 
Thursday, May 8, 2014 - 5:00pm to 6:15pm

Location:
Fullerton Museum of Art
5500 University Parkway
San Bernardino, CA 92407-2397
United States

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

Speaker: David Saunders, Assistant Curator, Department of Antiquities, J. Paul Getty Museum Read more »

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Collecting and Displaying Byzantine Art in the Medieval, Renaissance, and Modern Periods
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Sponsored by J. Paul Getty Museum
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Start Date: 
Thursday, May 1, 2014 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm

Location:
The Getty Villa Auditorium
17985 Pacific Coast Highway
Malibu, CA 90049-1679
United States

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

In the Middle Ages, Byzantine objects served purposes that ranged from utilitarian to devotional. Renaissance collectors displayed Byzantine works to suggest their high artistic value, but the full appreciation of the artifacts in the exhibition Heaven and Earth: Art of Byzantium from Greek Collections depends upon the Modernist revolutions of the 19th and 20th centuries. Art historian Robert Nelson of Yale University discusses how Byzantine collections evolved during these periods. Read more »

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Medieval Academy of America and the Medieval Association of the Pacific Annual Meeting
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, UCLA
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Start Date: 
Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 9:00am to Saturday, April 12, 2014 - 9:15pm

Location:
UCLA Sunset Village
330 De Neve Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90095
United States

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

The Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies at the University of California Los Angeles is pleased to host the 2014 Annual Meeting of the Medieval Academy of America (MAA) which will be held jointly with the annual meeting of the Medieval Association of the Pacific (MAP) at UCLA on April 10-12, 2014. The meeting's is “Empires and Encounters.” Read more »

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Classical Spies: American Archaeologists in WW II Greece
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Sponsored by California State University, Long Beach, co-sponsored by Eta Sigma Phi
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Start Date: 
Monday, March 24, 2014 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location:
California State University, Long Beach, Beach Auditorium
1212 Bellflower Blvd.
Long Beach, CA 90840
United States

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

Lecture presented by Susan Heuck Allen (Visiting Scholar, Brown University). Read more »

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Mughal Caravanserais: Anchoring Landscapes of Identity, Exchange, and Power in Northern South Asia
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Sunday, February 9, 2014 - 2:00pm

Location:
Natural History Museum of Los Angeles, Executive Boardroom
900 Exposition Blvd.
Los Angeles , CA 90007
United States

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

Ahmanson Lecture

Reservations required, please call (213) 763-3499 to reserve seats.  Check in will be at the staff entrance (on Bill Robertson Lane) where staff will be on hand to escort groups to the Boardroom.

After the lecture guests can either explore the Museum, or (for a discounted $12 ticket) view the special Traveling the Silk Road exhibit. Read more »

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Sarah Morris

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