The American Research Center in Eygpt

Chapter Events

Chapter Events

October 2016

Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 5:00PM

Denise Doxey, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

La Salle Bank Room, The Oriental Institute

This free lecture is held at the Oriental Institute, LaSalle Bank Room. 1155 East 58th Street, Chicago, 60637.

For more information call 773-702-1062.

Chapter: Illinois (Chicago)

Thursday, October 6, 2016 at 6:00 PM

Prof. Manfred Bietak

Boston University, College of Arts & Sciences Building
725 Commonwealth Ave.,  Boston, MA 02215
Room 224
Chapter: New England (Boston)
Saturday, October 8, 2016, 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Dr. David Anderson, University of Wisconsin La Crosse
Free for ARCE-OC and Bowers Members. $12 for Non-ARCE-OC and Non-Bowers Members. Bowers Museum, Santa Ana - Norma Kershaw AuditoriumView map Parking is $6, refundable with validation from Tangata Restaurant.
Chapter: Orange County California
Sunday, October 9, 2016 at 3:00PM

Dr. David Anderson, University of Wisconsin

Room 20 Barrows Hall
Chapter: Northern California
Friday, October 14, 2016, 7:00PM

Dr. Emily Teeter, Oriental Institute, University of Chicago

6:30 pm: Pre-Lecture Reception ($5.00/person)
7:00 pm: Lecture (Free)
505 East Braddock Rd., Alexandria, VA 22314

Chapter: Washington, DC

Saturday, October 15, 2016 at 3:30PM
Dr. Emily Teeter
Egyptologist, Research Associate, and Coordinator of Special Exhibits at the Oriental Institute
3:30 PM, Anthro 345, Penn Museum
Entrance fees are:
$10 for the general public
$7 UPenn Staff & Faculty and Penn Museum members  
$5 for Students with ID
FREE for ARCE-PA members and children under 12
Chapter: Pennsylvania (Philadelphia)
Saturday, October 15, 2016 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

In Celebration of International Archaeology Day, Three guest lecturers offer From Egypt before the Pharaohs to the Future of Archaeology (Part 2)

Co-sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America, Orange County Society Lecture Saturday October 15, 2016 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Free for ARCE-OC and Bowers Members. $12 for Non-ARCE-OC and Non-Bowers Members.

Chapter: Orange County California

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Friday and Saturday, October 21-22, 2016

Friday, October 21: North Texas Chapter of the American Research Center in Egypt Annual Meeting of Members, 7:00 PM in the Fondren Science Building, Room 123, on the SMU Campus, 3215 Daniel St, Dallas, Texas

7:30PM Lecture: Warping the Time-Space Continuum: An Exploration of the Egyptian Netherworld Books 

Saturday, October 22nd:  1- 5 PM at McCord Auditorium, Dallas Hall, Fall Seminar:
Part 1 - "Giraffes, Donkeys and Boats: the Oirgins of Religion in the Predynastic Period"
Part 2 - "From the Pyramid Texts to the Books of Breathing: An Overview of Egyptian Religious Texts"
Part 3 "Alchemy and Hermeticism: An Egyptian Perspective"

presented by Colleen Manassa Darnell

Chapter: North Texas

Sunday, October 23, 2016 at 2:00PM
Mr. Ed Snow, Partner at Burr & Forman LLP, Co-Chair of the Board of the Michael C. Carlos Museum, Board Member of ARCE, will present a program which investigates the evidence for female scribes in Ancient Near East in writings and artifacts from both a direct and indirect prospective. He will consider the role played by female scribes and explain how we know what we know.

Chapter: Georgia

Monday, October 24, 2016 at 7:30 pm

Dr Sarah Ketchley, University of Washington 

2nd Floor Gallery, Urban Center Building, 506 SW Mill St (between 5th and 6th Avenue), Portland State University
Free admission; Open to the public.
Park Free in PSU parking garages after 7:00 pm

Chapter: Oregon

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