Richard Lobban, Jr. (Ph.D., Northwestern) is Professor Emeritus of Anthropology and African Studies at Rhode Island College, where he taught since 1972. He is also the Executive Director of the Sudan Studies Association.
Thank you to all AIA members and friends, attendees, presenters, exhibitors and everyone else who made the 2012 Annual Meeting the best ever! Here are some images from the meeting for you to enjoy. (Click image to the left or title above to view.)
The AIA and the American Schools of Oriental Research have received a Chairman's Grant from the National Endowment for Humanities to support a two-day summit to formulate an inter-organizational response to ongoing threats to Syrian cultural heritage.