Program in Archaeology

Between Rich and Poor in the Roman City: A new look at the socio- economic texture of a Pompeian sub-elite neighborhood

Charismatic Rulers and Spatial Void in a Material World: Art from the Akkadian Empire, c. 2350-2150 BCE

Mon, Mar 21, 2022, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Venue TBA
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Past Events

Let Them Rest in Peace: The Sacred Burials of Frescoes, Pots, and Rooms in the House of the Frescoes at Knossos

Mon, Sep 27, 2021, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm

Cosponsor(s):Archaeological Institute of America (AIA) and the Program in Archaeology | Thompson Lecture

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Magic in Ancient Greece and Rome

Thu, Apr 15, 2021, 4:30 pm

Cosponsor(s):Program in Archaeology and Archaeological Institute of America (AIA)

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Living with the Dead: Urbanism in the Roman Suburbs

Fri, Mar 19, 2021, 4:30 pm

Cosponsor(s): Program in Archaeology and Archaeological Institute of America (AIA)

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More than Just Mosaics: The Ancient Synagogue at Huqoq in Israel's Galilee

Fri, Feb 5, 2021, 4:30 pm

Cosponsors: Archaeological Institute of America (AIA) and Program in Archaeology

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

Fri, Apr 24, 2020, 4:30 pm
Location: 106 McCormick Hall
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The Minoan House of the Frescoes at Knossos: The Life and Afterlife of an Excavation

Fri, Apr 24, 2020, 4:30 pm

**POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

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

Tue, Mar 24, 2020, 12:00 pm to 1:20 pm

Lunch offered. Please RSVP mochen@princeton.edu

Location: 104 McCormick Hall
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Urban Renewal and Recovery: The Case of Antioch on the Orontes

Mon, Mar 2, 2020, 4:30 pm
Location: 106 McCormick Hall
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Pet Animals in Roman Antiquity: Reconstructions from Archaeological Evidence

Thu, Feb 20, 2020, 5:00 pm

Cosponsor: The Department of Classics and
the Humanities Council

Location: 106 McCormick Hall
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Tabella Picta: Dedicatory Paintings in Greek and Roman Religion

Fri, Sep 20, 2019, 4:30 pm
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The Black Sphinxes of Tanis

Wed, Apr 10, 2019, 4:30 pm
Location: 106 McCormick Hall
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Excavations at a Forgotten Female Pharaoh's "Temple of Millions of Years"

Fri, Mar 15, 2019, 4:30 pm

Cosponsor: Archaeological Institute of America

Location: 106 McCormick Hall
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Architecture, Ornament and the Qur'an Fragments from the Mosque of San'a' in Yemen

Fri, Feb 15, 2019, 4:30 pm

Cosponsor: Archaeological Institute of America

Location: 106 McCormick Hall
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The Princeton Battlefield: Public Archaeology Day

Sat, Nov 10, 2018, 9:20 am to 3:00 pm
Location: Princeton Battlefield State PArk
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The Arid Negev Highlands (Southern Israel) in the Iron Age: The Impact of the Exact and Life Sciences

Thu, Nov 8, 2018, 12:00 pm

Cosponsor: Institute for Advanced Study

Location: 103 McCormick Hall
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Painting Etruscan Tombs and Temples

Fri, Sep 28, 2018, 4:30 pm

Cosponsor: Archaeological Institute of America

Location: 106 McCormick Hall
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“The bullets flew about our ears like handfuls of gravel stones” Archaeology and the Preservation of Battlefields of the American War of Independence

Thu, Apr 12, 2018, 4:30 pm

Cosponsor: Archaeological Institute of America battle

Location: 106 McCormick Hall
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Urban Gardening in Early Medieval Italy

Mon, Mar 5, 2018, 4:30 pm

Cosponsor: Archaeological Institute of America and the Program in Medieval Studies

The Clayburgh Lecture

Location: 106 McCormick Hall
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Postclassicisms: Archaeology

Fri, Feb 23, 2018 (All day) to Sat, Feb 24, 2018 (All day)

Open to Princeton faculty and students only

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

Cultural Histories of “Orientalizing” Crete

Fri, Oct 20, 2017, 1:30 pm

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

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Roundtable Discussion

Thu, Oct 12, 2017, 12:00 pm to 1:20 pm

Cosponsor: East Asian Studies

Location: 103 McCormick Hall
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The Lost Lives of Greek Vases

Thu, Oct 5, 2017, 4:30 pm

Cosponsor: Archaeological Institute of America

Location: 106 McCormick Hall
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