Dig It! Emory Archaeology Festival
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Emory University Ancient Mediterranean Studies Program and the Michael C. Carlos Museum
Start Date: 
Saturday, October 15, 2016 -
11:00am to 4:00pm

Location:
Michael C. Carlos Museum
571 South Kilgo Circle
Atlanta, GA 30322
United States

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

"Dig it!" is Emory's annual archaeology festival. There will be presentations by six Emory professors conducting on-going archaeological research, as well as some of their undergraduate research students. Additionally, there will be a "highlights" tour of the Carlos Museum Mediterranean collections led by expert Emory faculty. Mediterranean-themed lunch will be provided.

Contact Information
Name: 
Leah Neiman

Location

TBA
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
Start Date: 
Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Location:
Emory University, Room TBA
201 Dowman Drive
Atlanta, GA 30322
United States

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

Joukowsky Lecture

Contact Information
Name: 
John Black

Location

"Breathing Bronze, Living Faces": The Making of Portraits at Aphrodisias and Rome
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
Start Date: 
Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Location:
Emory University, Room TBA
201 Dowman Drive
Atlanta, GA 30322
United States

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

Location

Foreign relations, funerary art, and pharaoh: Visual play in ancient Egypt
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
Start Date: 
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 - 7:30pm

Location:
Emory University, White Hall 103
301 Dowman Drive NE
Atlanta, GA 30322
United States

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

La Follette Lecture

Contact Information
Name: 
John Black

Location

6th Annual Fort Daniel Frontier Fair
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by The Fort Daniel Foundation and Gwinnett Archaeological Research Society
Start Date: 
Saturday, September 20, 2014

Location:
Fort Daniel
2505 Braselton Highway
Buford, GA 30519
United States

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

The public is invited to celebrate International Archaeology Day at the 6th annual Fort Daniel Frontier Fair on Sat. September 20, 2014 from 10am-5pm. Fort Daniel is located on Braselton Highway in Buford, (Gwinnett County) GA. There will be supervised excavaions, blacksmith, pottery making, the Archaeobus, Native American storyteller, live music starting at 1pm, and food vendors on site. Free parking. $2pp or $5 per family. Join us at this 1813 frontier fort site.

Contact Information
Name: 
Leslie Perry
Telephone: 
404-754-1139

Location

Homer and Archaeology
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
Start Date: 
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 - 7:30pm

Location:
Room 110, White Hall, Emory University campus
Atlanta, GA
United States

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

Kress Lecture

(Please note room update, this lecture will be held in Room 110)

Contact Information
Name: 
Elizabeth Hornor

Location

Strangers in a Strange Land: Negotiating the Afterlife in Greek Tombs in Graeco-Roman Egypt
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
Start Date: 
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 7:30pm

Location:
Room 110, White Hall, Emory University
301 Dowman Drive
Atlanta, GA 30322
United States

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

Scranton Lecture

Contact Information
Name: 
Elizabeth Hornor

Location

Dig Night: Malkata
Start Date: 
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 - 7:30pm

Location:
Emory University, Michael C. Carlos Museum, Reception Hall, Level Three
571 South Kilgo Cir NE
Atlanta, GA 30322
United States

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

Dr. Peter Lacovara, Senior Curator of Egyptian, Nubian, and Near Eastern Art discusses the recent season of excavations at the site of Malkata, the boyhood home of Tutankhamen.

Contact Information
Name: 
HIlary Gopnik

Location

Building a Greek Temple
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
Start Date: 
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 - 7:30pm

Location:
Emory University, White Hall, Room 110
Atlanta, GA
United States

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

Location

A Complete Cosmos: The Tomb of an Egyptian Governor and Its Secrets
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
Start Date: 
Monday, March 17, 2014 - 7:30pm

Location:
Emory University, White Hall, Room 110
Atlanta, GA
United States

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

Location

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