Uncovering Troy: Recent Discoveries and the Homeric Tradition

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Cincinnati

Tuesday, March 5, 2013 - 7:00pm

Location:
Cincinnati Art Museum
Cincinnati, OH
United States

Lecturer: C. Brian Rose

Abstract: Monumental Tombs near Troy: Recent Discoveries

Joukowsky Lecture

Contact:
Ann Santen
ahsanten@aol.com
513-561-4138

The Temple of Amun-Ra at Karnak: 2000 Years of Rituals and Renovations in 3D

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Columbus

Thursday, September 27, 2012 - 8:00pm

Location:
Ohio State University, Room TBA
Columbus, OH
United States

Lecturer: Elaine Sullivan

Abstract: The Temple of Amun-Ra at Karnak: 2000 Years of Rituals and Renovations in 3D

Contact:
Timotyh McNiven
mcniven.1@osu.edu
614-299-3140

Who Owns the Past? Competing Claims for Antiquities from the Holy Land

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Cincinnati

Tuesday, April 2, 2013 - 6:00pm

Location:
Room 118, University of Cincinnati College of Law
Cincinnati, OH
United States

Lecturer: Morag Kersel

Contact:
Ann Santen
ahsanten@aol.com
513-561-4138

Monumental Tombs near Troy: Recent Discoveries

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Columbus

Wednesday, March 6, 2013 - 8:00pm

Location:
Ohio State University, Room TBA
Columbus, OH
United States

Lecturer: C. Brian Rose

Abstract: Monumental Tombs near Troy: Recent Discoveries

Joukowsky Lecture

Contact:
Timothy McNiven
mcniven.1@osu.edu
614-299-3140

Assessing the Historicity of the Trojan War: Excavations at Troy 1988-2010

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Oxford

Monday, March 4, 2013 - 7:30pm

Location:
Miami University Art Museum
801 South Patterson Avenue
Oxford, OH 45056
United States

Lecturer: C. Brian Rose

Abstract: Assessing the Historicity of the Trojan War: Excavations at Troy 1988-2010

Joukowsky Lecture

Contact:
James Hanges
hangesjc@muohio.edu
513-529-2029

Protecting Cultural Heritage in the Middle East Starts Here

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Oberlin-Wooster

Tuesday, October 2, 2012 - 7:30pm

Location:
1937 Addition, Art Complex, Oberlin College
Oberlin, OH
United States

Lecturer: Lisa Kahn

Abstract: Protecting Cultural Heritage in the Middle East Starts Here

Howland Lecture

Contact:
P. Nick Kardulias
pkardulias@wooster.edu
330-263-2474

Sacred Symbols and Martyrs at Tell Tuneinir, Syria

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Oberlin-Wooster

Tuesday, March 26, 2013 - 7:00pm

Location:
Lean Lecture Room, Wishart Hall, College of Wooster
303 E. University Street
Wooster, OH
United States

Lecturer: Michael Fuller

Abstract: Sacred Symbols and Martyrs at Tell Tuneinir, Syria

Ingholt Lecture

Contact:
P. Nick Kardulias
pkardulias@wooster.edu
330-263-2474

Class Conflict at the Ludlow Massacre Site, Southeastern Colorado, Presented by Dr. Dean Saitta- University of Denver

Sponsored by SunWatch Indian Village/Archaeological Park

AIA Society Event: Dayton

Saturday, February 11, 2012 - 10:30am - 12:00pm

Location:
SunWatch Indian Village/Archaeological Park
2301 West River Road
Dayton, OH 45418
United States

On the morning of April 20, 1914, Colorado National Guard troops opened fire on a tent colony of 1,200 striking coal miners at Ludlow, Colorado.  The troops continued shooting until late afternoon, then swept through the camp looting it and setting it aflame.  When the smoke cleared twenty of the camps inhabitants were dead including two women and eleven children.   The “Ludlow Massacre” was the most important event of the 1913-1914 Colorado Coal Field War.  However, most Americans know nothing about it.  This talk describes the first-ever excavations of the Ludlow Tent Colony and what we’ve learned from them.  It also discusses our involvement in winning Ludlow’s 2009 designation as a National Historical Landmark.  This watershed development testifies to what can happen when historians, archaeologists, and citizens make common cause to commemorate events that are often neglected by official American history. Read more »

Website: http://www.sunwatch.org

Contact:
Andrew Sawyer
asawyer@sunwatch.org
937-268-8199 x111

A Tale of Two Horses: The Occurrence of a War of 1812 Double Horse Burial at Fort Meigs, Wood County, Ohio presented by Bill Pickard from The Ohio Historical Society

Sponsored by SunWatch Indian Village/Archaeological Park

AIA Society Event: Dayton

Saturday, January 14, 2012 - 10:30am - 12:00pm

Location:
SunWatch Indian Village/Archaeological Park
2301 West River Road
Dayton, OH 45418
United States

The first presentation in the AIA/SunWatch 2012 Archaeology of Conflict Presentation Series

A Tale of Two Horses: The Occurrence of a War of 1812 Double Horse Burial at Fort Meigs, Wood County, Ohio:

Website: http://www.sunwatch.org

Contact:
Andrew Sawyer
asawyer@sunwatch.org
937-268-8199 x111

Archaeology and Earth Science Day at the Cleveland Museum of Natural History

Sponsored by Cleveland Archaeological Society, Cleveland Museum of Natural History, & Cleveland State University Department of Humanities

AIA Society Event: Cleveland

Saturday, October 22, 2011 - 10:00am - 4:00pm

Location:
Cleveland Museum of Natural History
1 Wade Oval Drive, University Circle
Cleveland, OH 44106-1767
United States

Join us for a day of discovery as part of Ohio Archaeology Month and national Earth Science Week. Come learn about the fascinating worlds of these sciences and related careers. Meet Museum curators and staff; members of Museum-associated societies such as the Cleveland Geological Society and the Micromineral Society; as well as representatives from the Cleveland Archaeological Society and local universities.

See how tools are chipped from stone, and try primitive technologies such as atlatl throwing, cordage making and pump drilling. Bring in up to six of your artifacts, fossils, minerals, and rocks for identification. Check out exhibits of archaeological and geological specimens. Participate in family friendly, hands-on activities in the Smead Discovery Center. Dig through the Museum Store for related books, educational toys, games, clothing and other finds. There will be something for the whole family!

Free with Museum admission.

Website: http://www.cmnh.org/site/calendarofevents.aspx?date=10/22/2011

Contact:
Cleveland Museum of Natural History

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