Discovering Perge: Celebrating 65 Years of Excavations on Turkey's Mediterranean Coast
Tuesday, October 25, 2011 to Thursday, October 27, 2011
Boston University, School of Law, 12th Floor Lounge
765 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 2215
Event Type (you may select more than one):
A poster exhibit celebrating the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Perge in Turkey. The capital of ancient Pamphylia, Perge contains impressive remains, especially of the Hellenistic, Imperial Roman, and Late Roman periods. With continuous Istanbul University exploration of the site since 1946, the project now celebrates its 65th anniversary, making it the longest-running all-Turkish excavation in the country. Dr. Inci Delemen, a long-time member of the excavation team, will be presenting an associate lecture on October 26th (see separate listing).