The Demise of the Neandertals? Perspectives from the Eastside
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Sponsored by Spokane Society
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Wednesday, March 6, 2013 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Location:
Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture
2316 W. 1st Avenue
Spokane, WA 99204
United States

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lecture
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no

Recent research on the Neandertals has considered whether this archaic group intermixed with modern humans during the late Pleistocene or suffered extinction, perhaps because of changing climate and/or the migration of modern humans. Typically, western Europe is identified as the location of this event. Dr. Glantz will discuss how evidence from southern Siberia and Central Asia can be applied to the question of what happened to the Neandertals. Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Georgia Bazemore
Telephone: 
509-359-2235

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National Archaeology Day
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Sponsored by Spokane Society
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Start Date: 
Friday, October 19, 2012 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Location:
Hargreaves Hall room 219, Eastern Washington University
Cheney, WA 99004
United States

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lecture
nad
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no

Professor Georgia Bazemore, current president of the Spokane Society, will present the results of her 16 years of archaeological work on the island of Cyprus. Her work concentrates on the religious landscape surrounding the temple of Aphrodite in ancient Paphos, which Homer identifies as the home of this goddess. Dr. Bazemore has located the temple complex of the consort of Aphrodite, known in Greek as Adonis. Cult activities in the temple of Adonis include prophecy and a belief in the resurrection of the dead. Read more »

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Name: 
Bonny Bazemore
Telephone: 
509-359-2235

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Before Lake Powell: Memories of Glen Canyon Archaeology
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Sponsored by Spokane Society
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Start Date: 
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Location:
Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture
2316 W. 1st Avenue
Spokane, WA 99204
United States

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

Dr. William Lipe, Professor Emeritus, Washington State University Read more »

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Name: 
Catharine Roth
Telephone: 
509-533-7474

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Ancient Tel Dor in Israel
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Sponsored by Spokane Society
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Start Date: 
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Location:
Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture
2316 W. 1st Avenue
Spokane, WA 99204
United States

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

Dr. Sarah Stroup, Associate Professor, University of Washington Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Catharine Roth
Telephone: 
509-533-7474

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From Dunhuang (P.R. China): the oldest Star Atlas
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Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
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Start Date: 
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 - 6:30pm

Location:
Museum of Arts & Culture in Spokane
Spokane, WA
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
lecture
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no
Lecturer: 
Contact Information
Name: 
Bonny Bazemore

Location

The Mosaics of Zeugma on the Euphrates: visual culture on the Roman frontier
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Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
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Start Date: 
Wednesday, November 7, 2012 - 6:30pm

Location:
Museum of Arts & Culture in Spokane
Spokane, WA
United States

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

Norton Lecture Read more »

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Name: 
Bonny Bazemore

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Death and Sacrifice at Midnight Terror Cave
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Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
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Start Date: 
Wednesday, October 3, 2012 - 6:30pm

Location:
Museum of Arts & Culture in Spokane
Spokane, WA
United States

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lecture
nad
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no
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Stone Lecture Read more »

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Name: 
Bonny Bazemore

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“The Curious Case of the Octagonal Gemstones: A Possible New Pagan and Early Christian Workshop in Turkey”
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Spokane Society
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Wednesday, March 7, 2012 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Location:
Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture
2316 W. 1st Avenue
Spokane, WA 99204
United States

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

Dr. Andrew Goldman (Gonzaga University) Read more »

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Name: 
Professor Andrew Goldman
Telephone: 
509-313-6691

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"Global Climate Research and the Archaeological Record: A Review of the Last 10,000 Years in the Pacific Northwest and Central Asia"
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Spokane Society
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Wednesday, February 1, 2012 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Location:
Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture
2316 W. 1st Avenue
Spokane, WA 99204
United States

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

Dr. Jerry Galm (Eastern Washington University) Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Professor Andrew Goldman
Telephone: 
509-313-6691

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Dishing out the Dirt: Student Experiences at Archaeological Field Schools
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Sponsored by Spokane Society of the AIA
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Saturday, October 22, 2011 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Location:
Gonzaga University in the College Hall Building, Room 203
502 E. Boone Ave
Spokane, WA
United States

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nad
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no

In celebration of National Archaeology Day, the Spokane Society of the AIA will host a presentation by local college students entitled "Dishing out the Dirt: Student Experiences at Archaeological Field Schools".  The hour-long group presentation will feature four undergraduates who will share the treasured moments, trials and tribulations -- the "dirt", as it were -- of their recent fieldwork experiences in Jordan and Bulgaria.  The event will take place on the campus of Gonzaga University in the College Hall Building (502 E. Boone Ave), in Rm. 203 at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. Read more »

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Name: 
Dr. Andrew Goldman
Telephone: 
509-313-6691

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