Love and Marriage Among the Etruscans
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Sunday, February 10, 2013 - 2:00pm

Location:
Hofstra University, Breslin Hall Room 105
Hempstead, NY 11549
United States

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

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with the pre-Roman civilization which honored women, loving couples and their children.  Dr. Larisa Bonfante, Professor Emerita of Classics at New York University, will present this fascinating program.

Lecture is sponsored by Carol Shapiro

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Contact Information
Name: 
Naomi Taub
Telephone: 
(631) 420-1564

Location

To Write or Knot? – Reading the Incan Quipu
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Sunday, December 16, 2012 - 2:00pm

Location:
Hofstra University, Breslin Hall Room 105
Hempstead, NY 11549
United States

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

Dr. Gary Urton, Dumbarton Oaks Professor of Pre-Columbian Studies with the Department of Anthropology, Harvard University will lecture on how the Incas, who did not have a writing system, recorded information in the knotted cords of the Quipu.

Lecture is sponsored by Naomi and Jesse Taub Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Naomi Taub
Telephone: 
(631) 420-1564

Location

Life, Death, Cattle and Food: The Archaeology of Neolithic Catalhoyuk in Anatolia, Turkey
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Sunday, October 21, 2012 - 2:00pm

Location:
Hofstra University, Breslin Hall Room 105
Hemptead, NY 11549
United States

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

Dr. Kathryn Twiss, Professor with the Department of Anthropology at Stony Brook University, will describe how burial, food remains and technology excavated at this famous site reveal how people lived from about 9000-5000BC.

Lecture is sponsored by Catherine and James Foy Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Naomi Taub
Telephone: 
(631) 420-1564

Location

Dress and Ideology in the Ancient Near East
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Sunday, September 23, 2012 - 2:00pm

Location:
Hofstra University, Breslin Hall Room 105
Hempstead, NY 11549
United States

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

Dr. Nili Fox, Professor of Bible, Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion will speak on how art and literature from Israel, Egypt and Mesopotamia reveal political and religious beliefs expressed through dress.

The lecture is sponsored by Sandy and Joseph Lepelstat Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Naomi Taub
Telephone: 
(631) 420-1564

Location

Human Introspection: History of Portraiture in the West
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by The Long Island Society of the Archaeological Institute of America
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Sunday, October 16, 2011

Location:
Breslin Hall, Hofstra University
Long Island, NY
United States

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

Date:             Sunday, Oct 16, 2011 at 2:00 pm

Place:           Room 106,  Breslin Hall, Hofstra University

Speaker:  Dr. Pamela Gaber, Professor of Archaeology and Judaic Studies,

                  Lycoming Collage, Pa. Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Stan Goldfeder
Telephone: 
(631) 420 1564

Location

Horseback Riding, Chariots and Warfare in the Eurasian Steppes
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Sunday, April 29, 2012 - 2:00pm

Location:
Breslin Hall, Room 105, Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY
United States

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

A lecture by Dr. David  Anthony, Professor in the Anthropology Department and Anthropology, Curator of the Yager Museum of Art & Culture, and Director of the Institute for Ancient Equestrian Studies at Hartwick College.

Recent archaeological discoveries in the Eurasian steppes will be described illustrating the earliest evidence thus far found of horseback riding and the use of chariots before 1500BC. Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Naomi Taub
Telephone: 
631-420-1564

Location

AIA/LIS Members Presentation: Jerusalem in the Time of David and in the Age of Hadrian
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Sunday, January 8, 2012 - 2:00pm

Location:
Breslin Hall, Room 105, Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY
United States

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

Facilitators Seymour Bandes and Dr. Gerald Becker will present  “Jerusalem in the Time of David and in the Age of Hadrian”.  In two DVD’s, world renowned authority, Dr. Jodi Magness, (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill) explains the latest archaeological findings which shed new light on aspects of Jerusalem’s history.

The event is sponsored by Lucille and Seymour Bandes. Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Naomi Taub
Telephone: 
631-420-1564

Location

Aegean Bronze Age Scripts
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Sunday, December 4, 2011 - 2:00pm

Location:
Breslin Hall, Room 105, Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY
United States

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

A lecture by Dr. Robert Steiglitz, Professor Emeritus at Rutgers University.

Discover the development of and relationships among writing systems of the  Aegean area (2000BCE-1200BCE).

This lecture is sponsored by Ellen and Herb Loewenthal. Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Naomi Taub
Telephone: 
631-420-1564

Location

Discovery of an 18th Century Merchant Vessel During Construction of a 21st Century World Trade Center
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Sunday, November 20, 2011 - 2:00pm

Location:
Breslin Hall, Room 105, Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY
United States

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

A lecture by Michael Pappalardo, Technical Director of AKRF Inc.

The surprising discovery of part of an 18th century ship and the status of current research at New York City’s World Trade Center will be presented. Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Naomi Taub
Telephone: 
631-420-1564

Location

Before the Pyramids: The Origins of Egyptian Art
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Sunday, September 25, 2011 - 2:00pm

Location:
Breslin Hall, Room 105, Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY
United States

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

A lecture by Dr. Diana Craig Patch, Associate Curator in the Department of Egyptian Art, at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Find out what kind of art early Egyptians were creating (4400-2750B.C.) before they built the pyramids and how it relates to that seen in later dynasties.   Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Noami Taub
Telephone: 
631-420-1564

Location

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