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EVENTS: SPRING 2014

Digital Archaeology and Dark Tourism: A Mixed Methods Approach to Social Justice in Rosewood, Florida.

by Edward Gonzalez Tennant,
    Department of Anthropology,
    Monmouth University.

Date:  Thursday, February 6, 2014
Time:  7:00 P.M.
Place: Dickson Hall, Cohen Lounge,
         Montclair State University

A Black History Month Event

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An Emperor’s Residence: Archaeological and Archaeometrical Invesigations at the Villa of the Antonines.

by Deborah Chatr Aryamontri,
    Department of Classics & General Humanities,
    Montclair State University,
and
Greg Pope,
    Department of Earth & Environmental Studies,
    Montclair State University,

Date:  Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Time:  7:00 P.M.
Place: Dickson Hall, Cohen Lounge,
         Montclair State University

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Egypt’s Last Royal Pyramids: The Monuments of King Ahmose at Abydos.

by Stepen P. Harvey,
    Department of History,
    SUNY-Stony Brook.

Date:  Thursday, March 27, 2014
Time:  7:00 P.M.
Place: MONTCLAIR ART MUSEUM,
         3 South Mountain Ave., Montclair

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Massimo Pallottino: The Life of an Etruscanologist as Seen Through His Library

by Diego Baldi,
    Department of History,
    SUNY-Stony Brook.

Date:  Tuesday, April 25, 2014
Time:  11:30 A.M.
Place: SPRAGUE LIBRARY, First Floor, Room 110,
         Montclair State University

Baldi on Pallottino

 

The Dining Gaul (and his Phrygian Dishes)

by Shannan Stewart,
    Department of Classical Studies,
    DePauw University.

Date:  Thursday, April 17, 2014
Time:  7:00 P.M.
Place: Dickson Hall, Cohen Lounge,
         Montclair State University

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EVENTS FROM FALL 2013

Who Owns the Past? Competing Claims for Antiquities from the Holy Land.

by Morag Kersel,
    Department of Anthropology,
    DePaul University of Chicago.

Date:  Wednesday, September 18, 2013
Time:  7:00 P.M.
Place: Dickson Hall, Cohen Lounge,
         Montclair State University

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Cosmopolitan Polities of the Ancient Caribbean.

by Peter E. Siegel,
    Department of Anthropology,
    Montclair State University.

Date:  Tuesday, November 12, 2013
Time:  7:00 P.M.
Place: Dickson Hall, Cohen Lounge,
         Montclair State University

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EARLIER EVENTS: SPRING 2013

Seneca Village: Unearthing a Forgotten African-American Community.

by Diana diZerega Wall,
    Department of Anthropology,
    City College-CUNY.

Date:  Thursday, January 31, 2013
Time:  7:00 P.M.
Place: Dickson Hall, Cohen Lounge,
         Montclair State University

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The Imperial  ‘Villa of the Antonines’ at Ancient Lanuvium

by Dr. Deborah Chatr Aryamontri,
    Research Associate,
    Center for Heritage & Archaeological Studies,
    Montclair State University

Date:  Wednesday, February 13, 2013
Time:  7:00 P.M.
Place: Dickson Hall, Cohen Lounge,
          Montclair State University

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The Temple of Amun-Ra at Karnak: 2000 Years of Rituals and Renovations in 3D

by Elaine Sullivan,
    Dept. of Near Eastern Languages and Cultures,
    UCLA

Date:  Tuesday, February 26, 2013, 7:00 P.M.
Time:  7:00 P.M.
Place: Dickson Hall, Cohen Lounge,
          Montclair State University

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What's New at Machu Picchu

by James Kus,
     Dept. of Geography,
     California State University at Fresno.

Date:  Thursday, April 11, 2013, 7:00 P.M.
Time:  7:00 P.M.
Place: The Montclair Art Museum,
          1 South Mountain Ave., Montclair, NJ

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FALL 2012


Recutting Portraits of Roman Emperors: Problems in Interpretation and the Use of New Technology in Finding Possible Solutions.

by Dr. John Pollini,
Professor of Classical Art and Archaeology,
University of Southern California

Date:  Wednesday, October 17, 2012
Time:  7:00 P.M.
Place: Dickson Hall, Cohen Lounge,
          Montclair State University

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The Imperial  ‘Villa of the Antonines’ at Ancient Lanuvium

by Dr. Deborah Chatr Aryamontri,
 Archaeological Researcher,
 Center for Heritage & Archaeological Studies,
 Montclair State University

Rescheduled, due to the effects of Hurrican Sandy, to

Wednesday, February 13, 2013, 7:00 P.M.

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From Pastoral Nomads to Police: Ethnicity and Identity of the Medjay in Ancient Egypt

by Dr. Kate Liszka, Cotsen Postdoctoral Fellow, Princeton University
(AIA Kress Lecture)

Date:  Wednesday, November 28, 2012, 7:00 P.M.
Time:  7:00 P.M.
Place: Dickson Hall, Cohen Lounge,
          Montclair State University

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EARLIER EVENTS:

EVENTS FROM WINTER-SPRING 2012

Winter Roses for Caesar: plants and trade in Roman Empire

by Dr. Elizabeth Macaulay Lewis

Date:  Monday, February 13, 2011
Time:  7:00 P.M.
Place: Dickson Hall, Cohen Lounge,
          Montclair State University

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oasis

The Collapse of the Mycenaean Palaces and the Survival of the Periphery

by Dr. Marina Thomatos

Date:  Monday, March 19, 2011
Time:  7:00 PM

Place: Dickson Hall: Cohen Lounge
          Montclair State University

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ancient clay pot

Via Egnatia: a journey across the lower Balkans through time

by Dr. Yannis Lolos
(AIA Kress Lecture)

Date:  Thursday, April 19, 2012
Time:  7:00 P.M.
Place: Dickson Hall, Cohen Lounge,
          Montclair State University

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lower Balkans trail

FIELD SCHOOL SUMMER 2012

 

July 2012 Archaeological Field School
at Genzano di Roma, Italy

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Genzano di Roma, Italy

EVENTS FROM FALL 2011

The “Villa of the Antonines”:
Exploring a Second Century CE Roman Site on the Appian Way

by Dr. Deborah Chatr Aryamontri
and
Dr. Timothy Renner

Date:  Tuesday, October 19, 2011
Time:  7:00 P.M.
Place: Dickson Hall, Cohen Lounge,
          Montclair State University

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Borrowed Gods?
The Reception and Translation of Greek Myth in Archaic Cyprus

by Dr. Derek Counts
(AIA Kershaw Lecture)

Date:  Thursday, October 13, 2011
Time:  7:00 P.M.
Place: Dickson Hall, Cohen Lounge,
          Montclair State University

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Nefertiti engraved tablet

Pharaoh at the Bat: Egyptian Bat and Ball

by Dr. Peter A. Piccione

Date:  Thursday, November 17, 2011
Time:  7:00 PM

          Place: Montclair Art Museum

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Pharaoh at the Bat: Egyptian Bat and Ball ancient Egyptian art

EVENTS FROM WINTER AND SPRING 2011

Magic and Religion In Ancient Corinth
by Dr. Ronald S. Stroud
(AIA Norton Lecture)

Date:  Thursday, March 31, 2011
Time:  7:00 P.M.
Place: Dickson Hall, Cohen Lounge,
          Montclair State University

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Roman Villas
by Dr. Annalisa Marzano

Date:  Thursday, April 21, 2011
Time:  11:30 A.M.
Place: Dickson Hall, Cohen Lounge,
          Montclair State University

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Roman Villa floor

Divine Kingship in Ancient Egypt: Mythology and Iconography
by Dr. Lanny Bell

Date:  Thursday, April 28, 2011
Time:  7:00 P.M.
Place: Montclair Art Museum

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Nefertiti engraved tablet

NEW JERSEY FIELD SCHOOL SUMMER 2010

Archaeology of the Bond House

Summer Archaeological Field Methods
May 17 to June 10, 2010

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Bond House outside in the fall