Life and Death at the Edge of Great Empires: Cultural Interaction at Hasanlu, Iran
The lecture will provide a general introduction to the site of Hasanlu, Iran, and the way archaeological evidence can be used to create a narrative about the site’s last day and destruction. The last day and destruction includes the deaths of hundreds of residents and their attackers, and provides insight into the importance of emotion—for interpreters in the present and those experiencing the crisis in the past—as a lens for understanding this brutal context.
March 16 at 6:00 pm
✎ (webinar link forthcoming)