Program in Archaeology

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Past

April 24, 2020
Emilia OddoTulane UniversityHomer A. and Dorothy B. Thompson Lectureship

**POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE**

The Minoan House of the Frescoes at Knossos: The Life and Afterlife of an Excavation

4:30pm ∙ 106 McCormick Hall

 

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March 24, 2020
François-Xavier FauvelleNational Center for Scientific Research, Toulouse, France

**POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE**

Encounters of the third kind: Christians, Muslims, traditional-religious communities, and their interactions in medieval Ethiopia

12:00–1:20 pm ∙ 104 McCormick Hall
Lunch offered.
Please RSVP mochen@princeton.edu

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February 20, 2020
Michael MacKinnonThe University of Winnipeg

Pet Animals in Roman Antiquity: Reconstructions from Archaeological Evidence

5:00 pm ∙ 106 McCormick Hall

Cosponsor: The Department of Classics and the Humanities Council
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September 20, 2019
Gil RenbergUniversity of MichiganAlbert H. Clayburgh Lecture

Tabella Picta:  Dedicatory Paintings in Greek and Roman Religion

4:30 pm ∙ 106 McCormick Hall

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April 10, 2019
Thomas HarePrinceton University

The Black Sphinxes of Tanis

4:30 pm ∙ 106 McCormick Hall

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March 15, 2019
Pearce Paul CreasmanUniversity of ArizonaAlbert H. Clayburgh Lecture

Excavations at a Forgotten Female Pharaoh's

4:30 pm ∙ 106 McCormick Hall

Cosponsor: Archaeological Institute of America
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November 10, 2018
Nathan Arrington, Ian Burrow, Wade Catts, Rachael DeLue

The Princeton Battlefield: Public Archaeology Day

9:00 am - 3:00 pm 
Princeton Battlefield State Park

 

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November 9, 2018
Israel FinkelsteinTel Aviv University

Jerusalem in Biblical Times: Comments on the Archaeology and History of Jerusalem, ca. 1350-100 BCE

5:30 pm ∙ Institute for Advanced Study

Cosponsor: Institute for Advanced Study
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November 8, 2018
Israel FinkelsteinTel Aviv University

The Arid Negev Highlands (Southern Israel) in the Iron Age: The Impact of  the Exact and Life Sciences

12:00 pm ∙ 103 McCormick Hall

Please RSVP to same@princeton.edu

Cosponsor: Institute for Advanced Study
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September 28, 2018
Claire LyonsThe GettyHomer A. and Dorothy B. Thompson Lectureship

Painting Etruscan Tombs and Temples

4:30 pm ∙ 106 McCormick  Hall 

Cosponsor: Archaeological Institute of America
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April 12, 2018
Wade CattsPrincipal, South River Heritage Consulting, LLC

“The bullets flew about our ears like handfuls of gravel stones”
Archaeology and the Preservation of Battlefields of the American War of Independence

4:30 PM ∙ 106 McCormick Hall

Cosponsor: Archaeological Institute of America
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March 5, 2018
Caroline GoodsonUniversity of CambridgeAlbert H. Clayburgh Lecture

Urban Gardening in Early Medieval Italy

4:30 PM ∙ 106 McCormick Hall

Cosponsor: Archaeological Institute of America and the Program in Medieval Studies
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February 23–24, 2018
WorkshopOpen to Princeton faculty and students only

Postclassicisms: Archaeology

Participants Include: Brooke Holmes, Joshua Billings, Dan-el Padilla Peralta

RSVP required. RSVP to eileenrobinson@princeton.edu

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October 20, 2017
Antonis KotsonasUniversity of Cincinnati

Cultural Histories of “Orientalizing” Crete

1:30-4:20 PM ∙  McCormick 104

Open to Princeton faculty and graduate students only
RSVP required. RSVP to nta@princeton.edu

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October 12, 2017
Roundtable Discussion

Archaeology and the Early Japanese State
“State Formation and the Introduction of Buddhism to Japan: An Archaeological Perspective”

Tetsuro Hishida ∙ Kyoto Prefectural University

“Center and Periphery in Early State Formation in Japan”

Ken’ichi Sasaki ∙ Meiji University


RSVP required. RSVP to govantes@princeton.edu

12:00 PM - 1:20 PM ∙ 103 McCormick Hall

Cosponsor: East Asian Studies
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October 5, 2017
Sheramy BundrickUniversity of South Florida St. PetersburgThe Thompson Lecture

The Lost Lives of Greek Vases

4:30 PM ∙ 106 McCormick Hall

Cosponsor: Archaeological Institute of America
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March 2, 2017
Carl Knappett University of TorontoHomer A. and Dorothy B. Thompson Lectureship

Investigating a Minoan Coastal Town in East Crete: New Work at Palaikastro, 2012-16

4:30 PM ∙ 106 McCormick Hall

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September 22, 2016
Nathan ElkinsBaylor UniversityAlbert H. Clayburgh Lecture

The Visualization of Political Rhetoric
in the Reign of Nerva

4:30 PM ∙ 106 McCormick Hall

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February 29, 2016
Tyler Jo SmithUniversity of VirginiaArchaeological Institute of America Thompson Lecture

Black-Figure on the Black Sea: Athenian Pottery from Berezan

106 McCormick Hall, 5:00 pm

Cosponsor: Archaeological Institute of America
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November 12, 2015
John Peter OlesonUniversity of VictoriaAlbert H. Clayburgh Lecture

Hauarra: A Trajanic Auxiliary Fort on the Arabian Frontier in Jordan

106 McCormick Hall, 5:00 pm

Cosponsor: Archaeological Institute of America
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