Upcoming AIA Events

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Please remember that all lectures are free and open to all.
Unless otherwise noted, they do not require an RSVP.



Monday September 18, 2017

Andrew Moore,  Past-President, Archaeological Institute of America

Archaeology, Climate Change and Human Society, or How the Past Can Help Us Understand the Present

Co-sponsored by the M.A. Program in Liberal Studies

Location: CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, Starlight Room
Time: Lecture at 6:30 pm. Reception to follow.

(This lecture is preceded at 6:00 pm by the AIA-New York Society Annual Meeting. Current and prospective members are welcome to hear updates on our finances and programs, and voting for new board members.)


Tuesday October 3, 2017

Mark Lehner, Director and President, Ancient Egypt Research Associates

New Discoveries from the Giza Plateau: The Lost Port City of the Pyramids (Haupt National Lecture)

Location: Explorers Club, 46 East 70th Street
Time: Refreshments 6:00 pm. Lecture at 6:30 pm.

RSVP Required (click here)


Monday October 23, 2017

Jason Ur, Professor of Anthropology and Director of the Center for Geographic Analysis, Harvard University

Spying on Antiquity: Declassified US Intelligence Satellite Imagery and Near Eastern Archaeology

Co-sponsored by the Institute for the Study of the Ancient World

Location: Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, 15 East 84th Street
Time: Lecture at 6:00 pm. Reception to follow.


Wednesday November 15,  2017

Richard Hodges, President, American University of Rome

Travels with an Archaeologist: Finding a Sense of Place

Co-sponsored by the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Cooper Union

Location: The Cooper Union, 41 Cooper Square, Room 101
Time: Refreshments 6:00 pm. Lecture at 6:30 pm.

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