'Pay the Ferryman' Exhibit, Curriculum Launch, & Lecture Program

Sponsored by AIA-Ottawa Society

AIA Society Event: Ottawa, ON

Friday, November 4, 2011 - 4:00pm

Location:
Museum of Classical Antiquities
70 Laurier Ave. East
Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5
Canada

Exhibit and Curriculum Launch to be held in the Museum of Classical Antiquities (ARTS 02)

Lectures to be held at 6:30pm across the lobby in ARTS 026

Reception to be held in the lobby between the Museum and Lecture Hall

Lecturers:

Professor Clark: The Afterlife Among the Greeks and Romans

Professor Holden: The Iconography of Material Morality in Greek and Roman Art

Professor Loube: Digging Marathon

Keynote Address: Professor Perreault: Argilos, Une Colonie Grecque en Territoire Thrace

*Reception to follow in ARTS lobby

 

Contact:
AIA-Ottawa Society

Recent Work at Miletus: the Spark that Ignited Western Thought

Sponsored by Canadian Institute in Greece, AIA Ottawa

AIA Society Event: Ottawa, ON

Tuesday, October 25, 2011 - 7:30pm

Location:
Library and Archives Canada
395 Wellington St
Ottawa
Canada

Professor Gerry Schaus, Waterloo University, will provide valuable insights into the home of the sixth-century BCE pre-Socratic philosophers, Thales, one of the Seven Sages of Greece, Anaximander and Anaximenes. Excavations by Ruhr-Universitat Bochum directed by Prof. von Graeve have provided much new information on the home of the so-called Natural Philosophers.

Contact:
Heather Loube
hloube@uottawa.ca
613-256-2991

Shedding New Light on the Etruscans

Sponsored by Carleton University, AIA Ottawa, Canadian Institute for Mediterranean Studies

AIA Society Event: Ottawa, ON

Wednesday, October 19, 2011 - 6:00pm

Location:
303 Paterson Hall, Carleton University
Ottawa
Canada

Christopher Smith, Director, British School at Rome may change the way you think about the Etruscans! He will present new theories regarding their art, 'mystery language' and origins. Professor Smith specializes in the archaeology and traditions of early Rome.

Contact:
Heather Loube
hloube@uottawa.ca
613-256-2991

Thinking of Kings

Sponsored by Carleton University, AIA Ottawa, Canadian Institute for Mediterranean Studies

AIA Society Event: Ottawa, ON

Tuesday, October 18, 2011 - 7:30pm

Location:
2017 Dunton Tower, Carleton University
Ottawa
Canada

Christopher Smith, Director, British School at Rome, will discuss how and when the tradition of Roman kingship arose.

Contact:
Heather Loube
hloube@uottawa.ca
613-256-2991

From the Ground Up

Sponsored by AIA Ottawa and the University of Ottawa

AIA Society Event: Ottawa, ON

Sunday, October 2, 2011 - 2:00pm

Location:
1120 Desmarais Bldg., University of Ottawa
55 Laurier East
Ottawa ON
Canada

From the Ground Up is an annual showcase of top student archaeologists and their summer 2011 field experiences. AIA Ottawa Bursary winner, Arpita Bajpeyi, will present her project in Spain together with Julie Montreuil, who dug at Iklaina, Greece and Michel Chartrand, who excavated at the Villa of the Antonines near Rome.

Contact:
Heather Loube
hloube@uottawa.ca
613-256-2991

Uncorking the Past: The Quest for Wine, Beer, and Extreme Fermented Beverages

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Ottawa, ON

Tuesday, April 17, 2012 - 7:30pm

Location:
Auditorium, Library and Archives Canada
375 Wellington
Ottawa, ON
Canada

Lecturer: Patrick E. McGovern

Abstract: Uncorking the Past: The Quest for Wine, Beer, and Extreme Fermented Beverages

Contact:
Heather Loube
heatherloube@xplornet.com

Phrasikleia and the Merenda Kouros: Beauty, Victory, Death, and Marriage in Archaic Athens

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Ottawa, ON

Wednesday, September 21, 2011 - 7:30pm

Location:
Library and Archives Canada
395 Wellington
Ottawa, ON
Canada

Lecturer: Susan Rotroff

Abstract: Phrasikleia and the Merenda Kouros: Beauty, Victory, Death, and Marriage in Archaic Athens

Norton Lecture

Contact:
AIA

Kamikaze: Discovering Kublai’s Khan’s Lost Fleet

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Ottawa, ON

Wednesday, November 16, 2011 - 7:30pm

Location:
Library and Archives Canada
395 Wellington
Ottawa, ON
Canada

Lecturer: James Delgado

Abstract: Kamikaze: Discovering Kublai Khan's Lost Fleet

Contact:
AIA

The Art of Thera

AIA Society Event: Ottawa, ON

Thursday, March 24, 2011 - 7:30pm

Location:
Library and Archives Canada, Salon A
395 Wellington
Ottawa
Canada

Christos Doumas, the excavator of Akrotiri, the 'Greek Pompeii' on the beautiful island of Santorini (Thera) will present The Art of Thera.

Contact:
Heather Loube
hloube@uottawa.ca
613-256-2991

Norse-Native Contact in the Canadian Arctic

Sponsored by AIA Ottawa

AIA Society Event: Ottawa, ON

Tuesday, March 15, 2011 - 7:30pm - 10:00pm

Location:
Library and Archives Canada, Auditorium
395 Wellington
Ottawa, ON
Canada

Pat Sutherland, Canadian Museum of Civilization, will up-date the evidence for northern European presence in the Canadian Arctic.

Contact:
Heather Loube
hloube@uottawa.ca
613-256-2991

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