The Capitoline on Coins: Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Roman Temple

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Western Carolina (Brevard/Asheville)

Thursday, February 21, 2013 - 7:30pm

Location:
Whitman Room, Ramsey Library, UNC
Asheville, NC
United States

Lecturer: Melanie Sobocinski

Abstract: The Capitoline on Coins: Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Roman Temple

Metcalf Lecture

Contact:
Laurel Taylor
ltaylor@unca.edu
828-251-6290

Ancient Sounds of Greece

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Greensboro

Tuesday, October 23, 2012 - 8:00pm

Location:
101 Sullivan Science Building, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Greensboro, NC
United States

Lecturer: Nikos Xanthoulis

Abstract: Ancient Sounds of Greece

Kress Lecture

Contact:
Joanne Murphy
jmmurph2@uncg.edu

The Capitoline on Coins: Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Roman Temple

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Greensboro

Tuesday, February 26, 2013 - 8:00pm

Location:

Greensboro, NC
United States

Lecturer: Melanie Sobocinski

Abstract: The Capitoline on Coins: Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Roman Temple

Metcalf Lecture

Contact:
Joanne Murphy
jmmurph2@uncg.edu

Ghost Ships of the Klondike Gold Rush

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Western Carolina (Brevard/Asheville)

Thursday, November 1, 2012 - 7:30pm

Location:
Whitman Room, Ramsey Library, UNC
Asheville, NC
United States

Lecturer: Robyn Woodward

Abstract: Ghost Ships of the Klondike Gold Rush

McCann/Taggart Lecture

Contact:
Laurel Taylor
ltaylor@unca.edu
828-251-6290

The Archaeology of the Intangible: Monumentality in Cameroon

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Central Carolinas (Charlotte)

Tuesday, March 12, 2013 - 7:30pm

Location:
Belk Visual Arts Center, Room 117
315 North Main Street
Davidson, NC 28036
United States

Lecturer: Nicholas David

Abstract: The Archaeology of the Intangible: Monumentality in Cameroon

Lobban Lecture

Contact:
Peter Krentz
pekrentz@davidson.edu

The Parilia: Celebrating Rome's Birthday

Sponsored by Central Carolinas Society of the AIA and Davidson College

AIA Society Event: Central Carolinas (Charlotte)

Saturday, April 21, 2012 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Location:
Erwin Lodge
1345 Grey Road
Davidson, NC 28036
United States

On April 21 the Central Carolinas Society of the Archaeological Institute of America and the Department of Classics at Davidson College will celebrate the ancient Roman festival of Parilia in Davidson NC! This annual festival honored both the 'birthday' of the city Rome and Pales, an agricultural goddess.

Thanks to a grant from the Archaeological Institute of America, there will be an epic celebration of the Parilia.  This celebration will include Roman rituals, fresco painting according to the ancient Roman methods, and good food.

Please follow this link to reserve your spot at the Parilia! Reserving your spot allows us to make sure that we have the right amount of food and painting materials for all.

Website: https://sites.google.com/site/hilarybecker/home/parilia_2012

Contact:
Hilary Becker
hibecker@davidson.edu

Building Pharaoh’s Ships

AIA Society Event: Central Carolinas (Charlotte)

Wednesday, February 15, 2012 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm

Location:
Davidson College Visual Arts Center, room 117
Main Street
Davidson, NC 28036
United States

A lecture by Dr. Cheryl Ward of Coastal Carolina University. A reception will follow the lecture.

Website: https://www.facebook.com/AIA.Central.Carolinas

Contact:
Hilary Becker
hibecker@davidson.edu
704-894-2318

Exploring Joara: Native American Chiefs and Spanish Armies in the 16th century North Carolina Piedmont

AIA Society Event: Central Carolinas (Charlotte)

Tuesday, March 13, 2012 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm

Location:
Davidson College Visual Arts Center, room 117
Main Street
Davidson, NC 28036
United States

A lecture by Dr. David Moore (Warren Wilson College) “Exploring Joara: Native American Chiefs and Spanish Armies in the 16th century North Carolina Piedmont”. The lecture will be followed by a reception.

Website: https://www.facebook.com/AIA.Central.Carolinas

Contact:
Hilary Becker
hibecker@davidson.edu
704-894-2318

Roman Rainbow: a Chemical and Archaeological Investigation of an Ancient Pigment Shop

AIA Society Event: Central Carolinas (Charlotte)

Tuesday, November 15, 2011 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm

Location:
Davidson College Belk Visual Arts Center
315 N. Main St
Davidson, NC 28036
United States

Hilary Becker and Ruth Beeston, both of Davidson College, will present a lecture entitled  “Roman Rainbow: a Chemical and Archaeological Investigation of an Ancient Pigment Shop” in which they will discuss ongoing archaeological and chemical research on pigments recovered from the Area Sacra di Sant'Omobono in Rome, Italy. Becker is visiting assistant professor of Classics at Davidson and Beeston is professor of Chemistry. The lecture will be held in the Davidson College Belk Visual Arts Center, Room 117 (315 N. Main Street Davidson NC 28035).

Website: https://www.facebook.com/AIA.Central.Carolinas

Contact:
Hilary Becker
hibecker@davidson.edu
704-894-2318

“Tales from the Trenches” Local students report on their summer 2011 fieldwork experiences

AIA Society Event: Central Carolinas (Charlotte)

Wednesday, October 19, 2011 - 7:15pm - 9:00pm

Location:
The Pines at Davidson
400 Avinger Lane
Davidson, NC 28036
United States

“Tales from the Trenches” Local students from the Davidson-Charlotte area will report on their 2011 summer fieldwork experiences. The meeting will be an excellent opportunity for sharing ideas and experiences relevant to archaeological fieldwork. Hosted by the Pines at Davidson (400 Avinger Lane • Davidson NC 28036) in the ‘Davidson Room’.

Contact:
Hilary Becker
hibecker@davidson.edu
704-894-2318

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