AIA-NY Society Scholars, 2020–21 Announced

The AIA-NY Society is pleased to announce the second cohort of awardees of its AIA-NY Society Scholars Program. The Program seeks to promote young scholars in their study of archaeology by engaging them in the AIA and the activities of the AIA-New York Society and by supporting their participation in fieldwork projects. Designed specifically for the benefit of college students in New York City, the program is wholly administered and overseen by the New York Society.

2019–2020 Lecture Series

September 9: Lecture by Laetitia La Follette
Archaeological Adventures: From Athens to Rome to Copenhagen

September 24: Lecture by Antonis Kotsonas
Crete, the Aegean, and the Near East in the Early 1st Millennium BCE

October 16: Lecture by Gordon Noble
The Picts – New Discoveries of the ‘Lost People of Europe’

November 13: Lecture by Amy Gansell
The Beauty and Power of Ancient Assyrian Queens at Nimrud (Iraq)

January 16: Lecture by Gretchen Meyers
Seeing is Believing: Communal Religion at the Sanctuary of Poggio Colla (Ancient Etruscans)

February 20: Lecture by Bernadette Cap
Ancient Maya Marketplaces: Hubs of Interaction and Integration

CANCELED – March 24: Lecture by John North Hopkins
Decapitated: Reassembling the Biographies of Ancient Mediterranean Objects

CANCELED – April 21: Lecture by Lisa Trever
Majesty, Myth, and Monsters in Moche Art of Ancient Peru

September 2020 Issue

• THE PRESIDENT’S LETTER: Pandemic and the Way Forward (Jeffrey Lamia)
• Shared Founder, Shared Goals: The AIA and the American School of Classical Studies at Athens (Mark L. Lawall)
• Virtual Archaeology: Teaching in the Time of Pandemic (Joanne Spurza)

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January 2020 Issue

• THE PRESIDENT’S LETTER: New Year and New Beginnings (Jeffrey Lamia)
• AIA-NY Society Scholars, 2019–20 Announced
• AIA-NY Society Scholars’ Research (Kelly McLafferty, Max Meyer, Christina Stefanou, and Dylan G.Winchell)
• ARCE: For New York’s “Ancient” Organizations, Entwined Pasts Become Present (Louise Bertini)

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