Morag Kersel, DePaul University, Chicago “The Lure of the Relic : Collecting the Holy Land”
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America/Central Illinois Society
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 5:30am

Location:
Knight Auditorium, The Spurlock Museum
Urbana, IL
United States

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

Abstract: The relationship between people and things is a crucial avenue of investigation in understanding past cultures. While the social aspects of material culture have come under closer scrutiny over the past few decades, what remains largely unexplored are the reasons why people collect archaeological artifacts. An examination of the social contexts and the consequences of consuming material culture is integral to a fuller understanding of archaeology in the eastern Mediterranean. Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Jane Goldberg
Telephone: 
217-621-4675

Location

Building up the Round Tower: Near Eastern Archaeology between peace and war, what it means that the Past belongs to each of us as Human Beings, and the case of Jericho
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Sunday, April 17, 2016 - 3:00pm

Location:
Spurlock Museum, Knight Auditorium (UIUC)
600 S Gregory Street
Urbana, IL 61801
United States

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

Kress Lecture Read more »

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Name: 
AIA Lecture Program

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Stories of Stuff - from Pompeii
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Sunday, November 1, 2015 - 3:00pm

Location:
Spurlock Museum, Knight Auditorium (UIUC)
600 S Gregory Street
Urbana, IL 61801
United States

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

Joukowsky Lecture Read more »

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Name: 
AIA Lecture Program

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The Latest from Stonehenge: New Facilities, New Findings
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Sunday, February 22, 2015 - 3:00pm

Location:
Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
600 S. Gregory St.
Urbana, IL
United States

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

A lecture by Fred Christensen, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Jane Goldberg
Telephone: 
217-333-3292

Location

When Gods and Heroes Retreat: The Death of Myth on Roman Sarcophagi
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Sponsored by
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Sunday, October 12, 2014 - 3:00pm

Location:
Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
600 S. Gregory St.
Urbana, IL
United States

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

Lecture by Mont Allen of Southern Illinois University Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Jane Goldberg
Telephone: 
217-333-3292

Location

Syracuse: Art and Architecture of the Forgotten Kingdom
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Sunday, April 26, 2015 - 3:00pm

Location:
Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
600 S Gregory St
Urbana, IL 61801
United States

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

Norton Lecture Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Jane A. Goldberg
Telephone: 
217-333-3292

Location

CANCELLED - The Archaeology of Island Hunger: The Famines and National Improvement Policy, 19th to 20th century Inishark, Connemara, Ireland
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Thursday, November 6, 2014 - 5:30pm

Location:
Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
600 S. Gregory St.
Urbana, IL
United States

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

Please note, this lecture has been CANCELLED, and updates for rescheduling will be posted as soon as possible. Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Jane A. Goldberg
Telephone: 
217-333-3292

Location

Kaptol - Princes of the Crossroad
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 5:30pm

Location:
Spurlock Museum, Knight Auditorium, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
600 S Gregory Street
Urbana, IL 61801
United States

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

Kress Lecture

Cosponsors are the Department of the Classics (UIUC) and The Spurlock Museum (UIUC). Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Jane A. Goldberg
Telephone: 
217-333-3292

Location

The Garden of Flora: New Discoveries at the Roman Seaside Villas of Stabiae near Pompeii
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Sunday, February 9, 2014 - 3:00pm

Location:
Spurlock Museum Auditorium, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
600 S Gregory St
Urbana, IL 61801
United States

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

Manton Lecture Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Jane A. Goldberg
Telephone: 
217-333-3292

Location

From Palace to Polis on Crete
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Thursday, October 24, 2013 - 7:30pm

Location:
Spurlock Museum Auditorium, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
600 S Gregory St
Urbana, IL 61801
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
lecture
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no
Contact Information
Name: 
Jane A. Goldberg
Telephone: 
217-333-3292

Location

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