The Archaeology of Early Islam and the Mosaic Inscriptions of the Dome of the Rock in Jerusalem

Sponsored by East Tennessee Society, McClung Museum, Marco Institute

AIA Society Event: East Tennessee (Knoxville)

Thursday, September 29, 2011 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm

Location:
Frank McClung Museum, University of Tennessee
Circle Park
Knoxville, TN 37996
United States

Thursday Sept. 29: Marcus Milwright, University of Victoria, “The Archaeology of Early Islam and the Mosaic Inscriptions of the Dome of the Rock in Jerusalem.”

Lecture is free and open to the public; followed by a reception.

Website: http://web.utk.edu/~classics/aia/aia.html

Contact:
Aleydis Van de Moortel
avdm@utk.edu
(865) 974-8279

Micromorphological Analysis of Sediments at the Bronze Age Site of Mitrou, Central Greece

Sponsored by East Tennessee Society, McClung Museum, Dept. of Anthropology at the University of Tennessee

AIA Society Event: East Tennessee (Knoxville)

Thursday, September 22, 2011 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Location:
Frank McClung Museum, University of Tennessee
Circle Park
Knoxville, TN 37996
United States

Takis Karkanas, Greek Archaeological Service, “Micromorphological Analysis of Sediments at the Bronze Age Site of Mitrou, Central Greece: Patterns of Floor Construction and Maintenance.” Keynote lecture of DIG (Developing International Geoarchaeology) symposium, organized by UT’s Archaeological Research Lab. Co-sponsored by Haines-Morris Distinguished Lecture Fund of UT’s Department of Classics.

Lecture is free and open to the public. It is followed by a reception.

Website: http://web.utk.edu/~classics/aia/aia.html

Contact:
Aleydis Van de Moortel
avdm@utk.edu
(865) 974-8279

Music, Healing and Sacred Space in Classical Greece: A New Interpretation of the Thymele of Epidauros

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Nashville

Tuesday, January 24, 2012 - 7:00pm

Location:
The Nashville Parthenon
250 25th Avenue N
Nashville, TN 37203
United States

Lecturer: Peter Schultz

Abstract: Music, Healing and Sacred Space in Classical Greece: A New Interpretation of the Thymele of Epidauros

Broneer Lecture

Contact:
AIA

A Complete Cosmos: The Tomb of an Egyptian Governor and Its Secrets

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Nashville

Tuesday, October 18, 2011 - 7:00pm

Location:
The Nashville Parthenon
250 25th Avenue N
Nashville, TN 37203
United States

Lecturer: Lawrence Berman

Abstract: A Complete Cosmos: The Tomb of an Egyptian Governor and Its Secrets

Quigley Lecture

Contact:
AIA

The Lost Eagle: The Untold Story of the Legionary Eagle on Rome's Most Famous Statue

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Nashville

Tuesday, March 20, 2012 - 7:00pm

Location:
The Nashville Parthenon
250 25th Avenue N
Nashville, TN 37203
United States

Lecturer: Bridget Buxton

Abstract: The Lost Eagle: The untold story of the legionary eagle on Rome's most famous statue

Contact:
AIA

The Archaeological Exploration of Sikyon: A Comprehensive Approach to the Study of a Greek City-State

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: East Tennessee (Knoxville)

Tuesday, September 13, 2011 - 7:30pm

Location:
Frank McClung Museum, University of Tennessee
Knoxville, TN
United States

Lecturer: Yannis Lolos

Abstract: The archaeological exploration of Sikyon: a comprehensive approach to the study of a Greek city-state

Kress Lecture

Lecture will be followed by a reception.

ETS members are invited to dine with the speaker at 5:30 p.m. at the Copper Cellar, 1807 Cumberland Ave. For reservations contact Aleydis Van de Moortel by Sept. 10 at the latest (phone 865-974-8279; e-mail: avdm@utk.edu).

 

Contact:
AIA

Ancient Mendes: Reflections of Early Egypt in the Heart of the Delta

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: East Tennessee (Knoxville)

Tuesday, January 24, 2012 - 7:30pm

Location:
Frank McClung Museum, University of Tennessee
Knoxville, TN
United States

Lecturer: Matthew J. Adams

Abstract: Ancient Mendes: Reflections of Early Egypt in the Heart of the Delta

Young Lecture

Contact:
AIA

Tom D. Dillehay, "Living Mounds: The Aesthetics and Spiritualism of Chilean Araucanian Landscapes"

Sponsored by East Tennessee Society, Dept. of Anthropology at the University of Tennessee

AIA Society Event: East Tennessee (Knoxville)

Friday, April 15, 2011 - 11:00am - 12:30pm

Location:
Hodges Library auditorium, campus Univ. of Tennessee
Volunteer Boulevard
Knoxville, TN 37996
United States

Illustrated lecture, free and open to the public.

Prof. Dillehay of Vanderbilt University is a world-renowned expert on the first peopling of the Americas and the rise of complex societies. 

Website: http://web.utk.edu/~classics/aia/aia.html

Contact:
Aleydis Van de Moortel
avdm@utk.edu
(865) 974-8279

Tom D. Dillehay, "The First Peopling of the Americas"

Sponsored by East Tennessee Society, McClung Museum, Dept. of Anthropology at the University of Tennessee

AIA Society Event: East Tennessee (Knoxville)

Thursday, April 14, 2011 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm

Location:
Frank McClung Museum, University of Tennessee
Circle Park
Knoxville, TN 37996
United States

This is an illustrated lecture, free and open to the public. It will be followed by a reception.

Dr. Tom D. Dillehay is Rebecca Webb Wilson University Distinguished Professor of Anthropology, Religion, and Culture at Vanderbilt University. He has conducted fieldwork in Peru, Chile, Argentina and other South American countries as well as in the U.S. He is internationally recognized for ground-breaking and highly interdisciplinary scientific research. He also won international fame for discovering at Monte Verde in Chile the earliest evidence for human presence in the Americas, dated more than 14,000 years ago. Dr. Dillehay has written 18 books and more than 200 articles. He has received numerous international and national awards for his research and teaching and is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

Website: http://web.utk.edu/~classics/aia/aia.html

Contact:
Aleydis Van de Moortel
avdm@utk.edu
(865) 974-8279

New Iron Age Finds from Tell Tayinat, Turkey

Sponsored by East Tennessee Society and McClung Museum

AIA Society Event: East Tennessee (Knoxville)

Tuesday, April 5, 2011 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm

Location:
Frank McClung Museum, University of Tennessee
Circle Park
Knoxville, TN 37996
United States

J.P. Dessel, Dept. of History, University of Tennessee, "New Iron Age Finds from Tell Tayinat, Turkey." Illustrated lecture, free and open to the public.

Website: http://web.utk.edu/~classics/aia/aia.html

Contact:
Aleydis Van de Moortel
avdm@utk.edu
(865) 974-8279

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