Lecture Schedule

FALL 2017


Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Washington DC Society Davison Lecture

Diane Cline, George Washington University

Title: "Social Networks in Classical Athens"

Reception: 7:00 pm; Lecture: 7:30 pm

George Washington University, 1957 E St. NW, Elliott School, Rm. 113


Wednesday, October 4, 2017

AIA-DC Valerie French Memorial Lecture

Josef Wegner, University of Pennsylvania

Title: "Rewriting the History of Egypt's Middle Kingdom: Recent Discoveries at South Abydos, Egypt"

Reception: 7:00 pm; Lecture: 7:30 pm

George Washington University, 1957 E St. NW, Elliott School, Rm. 213


Thursday, November 9, 2017

AIA National Ingholt Lecture

Michael Nelson, Queen's College, CUNY

Title: "The Roman Period Temples of Omrit: the Long and Intriguing Life of a Sanctuary"

Reception: 6:30 pm; Lecture: 7:00 pm

George Washington University, 2201 G St. NW, Funger Hall, Rm. 103



SPRING 2018


Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Washington DC Society Lecture

Daniele Maras, Pontificia Accademia Romana di Archeologia

Title: "Greek Myths, Etruscan Women: Goddesses and Heroines in Light of Etruscan Society and Religion"

Reception: 6:30 pm; Lecture: 7:00 pm

Catholic University of America, 620 Michigan Ave. NE, Pryzbyla Center,

3rd Floor, Great Room A


Thursday, February 8, 2018

National AIA Joukowsky Lecture

Floyd McCoy, University of Hawaii-Windward College

Title: "Tsunami and the Late Bronze Age Eruption of Thera (Santorini)"

Reception: 6:30 pm; Lecture: 7:00 pm

George Washington University, Rm. TBD


Thursday, March 1, 2018

Washington DC Society Lecture, preceded by Annual Business Meeting

Art Trembanis, University of Delaware

Title: TBD

Reception: 6:30 pm; Business Meeting: 7:00 pm; Lecture: 7:20 pm

University of Maryland, College Park, Room TBD


Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Washington DC Society Annual Howland Lecture

Jim Wright, Bryn Mawr College

Title: TBD

Reception: 6:30 pm; Lecture: 7:00 pm

George Washington University, Room TBD



*All lectures at the George Washington University are co-sponsored by the Dept. of Classical & Near Eastern Languages & Civilization, GWU. 

*The lecture on March 1st at the University of Maryland, College Park, is co-sponsored by the Dept. of Classics, the Dept. of Anthropology, the Dept. of Art and Archaeology, and the Latin American Studies Center.



The 2017 Fall Newsletter is attached below.


Questions or comments can be directed to 
aiadcsec@gmail.com or jbravo@umd.edu.

 

Lectures are free and open to the public.   

 


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AIA DC,
Sep 14, 2017, 5:53 AM