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Lectures 2017-2018

September 7, 2017 An UMMA + Kelsey Dialogue

Transmissions across the Gap: 'Cosmogonic Tattoos' with Artist Jim Cogswell

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September 19, 2017 FAST Lecture

Three Presentations by IPCAA Students

Sheira Cohen; Machal Gradoz; Tyler Johnson and Matt Naglak, University of Michigan

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October 12, 2017 FAST Lecture

Archaeology and Heritage of Ancient Kush: El Kurru, Sudan and Beyond

Geoff Emberling, Suzanne Davis, Ray Silverman, Franc Nunoo-Quarcoo, Gregory Tucker, University of Michigan

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October 18, 2017 Exhibition Opening Lecture

Guaranteed a 99.3% Survival Rate: The Archaeological Futures of U-M Museums

Susan Alcock, University of Michigan

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October 26, 2017 AIA Lecture

Death Around the Palace of Nestor

Joanne M. Murphy, University of North Carolina at Greensboro

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November 9, 2017 FAST Lecture

Notion Archaeological Survey, 2014–2017

Christopher Ratté, University of Michigan

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November 16, 2017 MAS Lecture

Nobi-ni Tse'tse'ede (House on the Cold One), an Original Occupation

Emily Mueller Epstein

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November 20, 2017 TLTC Ancient World Lecture

A Drive Center from the 6th Century AD Yassi Ada Wreck and the Turning of Open Bowls in Antiquity

Yigal Sitry

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December 5, 2017 FAST Lecture

The Sarcophagi of Beth She'arim: Jewish Patrons and the Roman Stone Trade

Sean P. Burrus, University of Michigan

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December 8, 2017 Conference Keynote Lecture

Uncovering Archaeology in American Museums 

Lisa Cakmak, St. Louis Art Museum

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December 12, 2017  

Museums of the Past into the Future: The Oriental Institute and the Kelsey Museum

Terry G. Wilfong, University of Michigan; Christopher Woods, University of Chicago

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January 11, 2018 FAST Lecture

Three Presentations by Anthropology Students

Lauren Pratt, Kyra Pazan, Brendan Nash, University of Michigan

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January 18, 2018 MAS Lecture

Beneath the Great Lakes

Daryl Wright, The Wright View

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February 15, 2018 FAST Lecture

Analysing a Classical Greek Urban Community: The Olynthos Project

Lisa Nevett, Drew Cabaniss, Machal Gradoz, Nadhira Hill, and Michael Koletsos, University of Michigan

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February 15, 2018 MAS Lecture  
March 8, 2018 FAST Lecture

Halieis: City of Fishermen

Bradley Ault, University at Buffalo, SUNY

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March 15, 2018 MAS Lecture  
March 22, 2018 AIA Lecture

West Meets East: Commerce Between Ancient Rome and South Asia

Dr. Sethuraman Suresh

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April 5, 2018 FAST Lecture  
April 13, 2018  

Materialities: Ancient and Modern

Jas’ Elsner, University of Oxford and Annabel Wharton, Duke University

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April 19, 2018 MAS Lecture  
May 17, 2018 MAS Lecture