Michael Cosmopoulos: Digging Homer: The Exciting Discovery of a New Mycenaean Palace near Pylos
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Wednesday, February 20, 2013 - 6:00pm

Location:
The Field Museum, Ward Theater
1400 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60605-2496
United States

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

For thousands of years the Iliad has remained the classic tale of love, honor, and war. In the past century archaeological work in major sites like Mycenae, Pylos, and Troy has helped us put Homer's epics into historical perspective and has shown that many of Homer's tales were rooted in reality. Read more »

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Name: 
Mary Jane Crotty
Telephone: 
847-866-7633

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Prof. Hillary Gopnick: Feasting on the High Road: The Median Palace at Godin Tepe. Eleanor Guralnick Memorial Lecture
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by AIA Chicago Society, The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Wednesday, December 5, 2012 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Location:
Breasted Hall, The Oriental Institute
1155 E 58th Street
Chicago, IL 60637
United States

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

Breasted Hall, The Oriental Institute

1155 E 58th Street

Chicago IL 60637

The horse-riding Medes of the Zagros Mountains of Iran

remain one of the enigmas of ancient history. They are Read more »

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Name: 
Bruce Williams

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Prof. Sinclair Bell: Foreign Faces: Africans and Others in Ancient Roman Art
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by AIA Chicago Society, Illinois Classical Conference, Department of Classics, The University of Chicago
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Saturday, October 6, 2012 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Location:
Breasted Hall, The Oriental Institute
1155 E 58th Street
Chicago, IL 60637
United States

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

Breasted Hall, The Oriental Institute 1155 E 58th Street Chicago IL 60637 How did ancient Romans understand other peoples, especially Africans? This talk surveys the evidence of Roman literture, inscriptions and especially works of art, including unpublished material from current excavations. Dr. Bell investigates the creative forms of artistic expression that Africans inspired across the empire, and suggests some possible motives for their creation. Read more »

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Name: 
Bruce Williams

Location

Ephesus: Harbor, City and Hinterland
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Thursday, April 11, 2013 - 7:30pm

Location:
Loyola University, Cuneo 002
6339 N. Sheridan Road
Chicago, IL
United States

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lecture
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no

Kress Lecture Read more »

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Name: 
Mary Jane Crotty
Telephone: 
847-866-7633

Location

Arthur Evans, the Palace of Minos at Knossos & the Dawn of European Civilization
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Thursday, October 4, 2012 - 5:30pm

Location:
Kresge Hall 2-380, Northwestern University
1880 Campus Drive
Evanston, IL
United States

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

Boegehold Lecture Read more »

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Name: 
Mary Jane Crotty
Telephone: 
847-866-7633

Location

Phrasikleia and the Merenda Kouros: Beauty, Victory, Death, and Marriage in Archaic Athens
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Thursday, April 19, 2012 - 6:00pm

Location:
National Hellenic Museum
Chicago, IL
United States

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

Norton Lecture Read more »

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Name: 
Mary Jane Crotty
Telephone: 
847-866-7633

Location

Anu-Belshunu, Astronomer and Scribe of Uruk
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Tuesday, September 13, 2011 - 6:00pm

Location:
Adler Planetarium
1300 S Lake Shore Dr
Chicago, IL 60605
United States

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

Webster Lecture Read more »

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Name: 
AIA

Location

The Neolithic of Jordan: From Mega-sites to Elaborate Villages
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Wednesday, February 8, 2012

Location:
Oriental Institute
1155 East 58th Street
Chicago, IL 60637
United States

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

Location

From the Valley of the Kings to Philae: Ancient and Modern Pilgrimages
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Wednesday, April 13, 2011 - 7:00pm

Location:
Northwestern University, Kresge Hall 1-375/379
Chicago, IL
United States

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

Location

Ozymandias in Ararat: The Cities of the Near East's Least Known Great Monarch
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Location:
Oriental Institute
Chicago, IL
United States

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

Ingholt Lecture Read more »

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