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ARCE Events

April 2017

Monday, April 24, 2017 at 7:30 PM

Dr Aidan Dodson, University of Bristol, United Kingdom

Explore the history of the burial places of the rulers of Egypt from the very dawn of history down to the country’s absorption into the Roman Empire, three millennia later.

Lecture sponsored by the Oregon Chapter of the American Research
Center in Egypt in cooperation with the Middle East Studies Center
of Portland State University.
2nd Floor Gallery, Urban Center Bldg
506 SW Mill St, Portland State University
 
Chapter: Oregon
Sunday, April 30, 2017 at 3:00PM

Dr. Aidan Dodson, The University of Bristol, UK 

Chapter: Northern California

May 2017

Saturday, May 6, 2016 at 5:00PM

21st Century Digital Technologies meet Pharaonic Information Systems: Using 3D Modeling and Digital Imaging to Record Ancient Inscriptions in the Great Hypostyle Hall of Karnak Temple

Peter Brand, University of Memphis
 
Chapter: Illinois (Chicago)
Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 1:30pm

Lecture title to be announced.

Sponsored by Kate Liszka and Bryan Kraemer.

The Bowers Museum, Norma Kershaw Auditorium

Chapter: Orange County California

Sunday, May 14, 2017 at 3:00PM

Dr. Laurel Bestock, Brown University

Chapter: Northern California
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at 6:00PM

HEBA MOSTAFA

Assistant Professor of Islamic Art, Architecture and Urbanism

Kress Foundation Department of Art History, University of Kansas  

Programs begin at 6:00pm at ARCE.  Refreshments will be provided following the event.  Everyone is welcome to the ARCE programs.  Doors will be closed at 6:15pm.

Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 3:30PM

Dr. Niv Allon
Assistant Curator, Department of Egyptian Art, Metropolitan Museum of Art

Penn Museum, Classroom 2
* Entrance fees for most lectures are $10 for the general public, $7 for Penn Museum members and UPenn Staff & Faculty, $5 for Students with ID, and FREE for ARCE-PA members and children under 12 (unless otherwise stated).
* Please note: ARCE-PA does not sell tickets for the monthly lectures. All entry fees will be taken at the door of the lecture venue at the ARCE-PA table (unless otherwise stated).
 
Chapter: Pennsylvania (Philadelphia)

June 2017

Saturday, June 10, 2017 at 1:00PM to 6:00PM

Speakers:
Dr. Ann Macy Roth
Dr. JJ Shirley
Dr. Kelly Anne Diamond
Dr. Beth Ann Judas

RAINEY AUDITORIUM
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Chapter: Pennsylvania (Philadelphia)

July 2017

Saturday, July 8, 2017 at 1:30PM

Lecture title to be announced.

Sponsored by Steve and Karen Shultz

The Bowers Museum, Norma Kershaw Auditorium

Chapter: Orange County California

Saturday, July 8, 2017 at 5:00PM

Natasha Ayers, University of Chicago

LaSalle Banks Room
Oriental Institute, Lower Level
1155 E 58th St
Chicago, IL 60637
 
Chapter: Illinois (Chicago)

September 2017

Saturday, September 9, 2017 at 1:30PM

Lecture subject: Ancient Egyptian Government

Sponsored by Pam McRoberts and Eva Kirsch.

The Bowers Museum, Norma Kershaw Auditorium.

Chapter: Orange County, California 
Sunday, September 10, 2017 at 3:00PM
Dr. Jessica Tompkins, Brown University
Room 20, Barrows Hall
 
Chapter: Northern California

October 2017

Saturday, October 7, 2017 at 5:00PM

Geoff Emberling, Kelsey Museum of Archaeology, University of Michigan

Chapter: Illinois (Chicago)

Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 1:30PM

Lecture title to be announced.

Sponsored by Clinton and Carol Owen.

The Bowers Museum, Norma Kershaw Auditorium.
Chapter: Orange County, California
Sunday, October 15, 2017 at 3:00PM

Dr. Josef Wegner, University of Pennsylvania

Room 20, Barrows Hall

Chapter: Northern California

November 2017

Saturday, November 4, 2017 at 5:00PM

Foy Scalf, Oriental Institute

Chapter: Illinois (Chicago)

Saturday, November 11, 2017 at 1:30PM

Lecture topic: The early development of the Book of the Dead 

Sponsored by Eva and Donat Kirsch
The Bowers Museum, Norma Kershaw Auditorium
Chapter: Orange County, California
Sunday, November 12, 2017 at 3:00PM

Dr. Peter Dorman, American University of Beirut and University of Chicago, Emeritus

Room 20, Barrows Hall

Chapter: Northern California

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