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WCEE Lecture. Recounting Twenty Years of Archaeological Research in Albania and Kosovo: Apollonia, Theth, Shkodra, and Peja

Michael Galaty, professor of anthropology, director and curator at the Museum of Anthropological Archaeology, U-M; Sylvia Deskaj, archaeologist
Sunday, March 18, 2018
4:00-6:00 PM
1010 Weiser Hall Map
Michael Galaty and Sylvia Deskaj are archaeologists who have conducted research in Albania since the late 1990s. In this joint presentation they describe projects at Apollonia in central Albania, Shala in the Albanian Alps, and Shkodra in northern Albania. They also outline a new program of archaeological research, to begin this summer in Peja, Kosovo. The talk will be copiously illustrated, depicting the incredible beauty of Albania and Kosovo's fascinating archaeological sites and heritage.

This lecture will include brief presentations by students who received the Albanian Community Fellowship from the Weiser Center for Europe and Eurasia.
Building: Weiser Hall
Event Type: Lecture / Discussion
Tags: Anthropology, Archaeology, European, International, Internship, Scholarships, Undergraduate
Source: Happening @ Michigan from Weiser Center for Europe and Eurasia, Center for European Studies, International Institute, Albanian American Student Organization, Albanian American Student Organization, Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies, Museum of Anthropological Archaeology