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Please Join Us for These 2013-14 Programs

Unless otherwise indicated, all programs will be held at the DeNault Auditorium in Grimm Hall, Concordia University, 1530 Concordia West, Irvine, CA (click here for directions and information about the next program).

Sunday, September 21, 2014, 2:00 PM

DR. SMITH GOES TO HOLLYWOOD

  • Stuart Tyson Smith, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Dept of Anthropology, UCSB

Saturday, October 18, 2014

INTERNATIONAL ARCHAEOLOGY DAY
(TENTATIVE)  A CELEBRATION OF SOCIAL MEDIA

Note: This program will be at the Bowers Museum, 2002 North Main Street, Santa Ana, CA.

Sunday, October 26, 2014

HAMMERS, AXES, BULLS AND BLOOD: PRACTICAL ASPECTS OF ROMAN ANIMAL SACRIFICE (AIA sponsored lecture)

  • Gregory S. Aldrete, Ph.D., Frankenthal Professor of History and Humanistic Studies, University of Wisconsin-Green Bay

Sunday, November 23, 2014, 2:00 PM

CHINA'S LOST CIVILIZATION: THE MYSTERY OF SANXINGDU

  • Suzanne Cahill, Ph.D., Department of History, University of California San Diego, Curator: China's Lost Civilization: The Mystery of Sanxingdu on view at the Bowers Museum: October 19, 2014-March 15, 2015

Saturday, December 13, 2014, 1:30 PM

CAIRO MUSEUM INVENTORY PROJECT
(co-sponsored lecture with ARCE-OC)

  • Janice Kamrin, Ph.D., Associate Curator of the Egyptian Galleries, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Note: This program will be at the Bowers Museum, 2002 North Main Street, Santa Ana, CA.

Sunday, January 11, 2015, 2:00 PM

HOMER AND ARCHAEOLOGY
( AIA sponsored lecture)

  • Alexander Ainian, Ph.D., Department of History, Archaeology and Social Anthropology, School of Humanities, University of Thessaly, Volos, Greece

Sunday, February 22, 2015, 2:00 PM

VILLAGE ECODYNAMICS IN THE AMERICAN SOUTHWEST
(AIA sponsored lecture)

  • Tim Kohler, Ph.D., Department of Anthropology, Washington State University, Senior Principal Investigator for the Village Ecodynamics Project

Sunday, March 15, 2015, 2:00 PM

NEW EXCAVATIONS AT JAFFA, PORT OF ISRAEL

  • Aaron Burke, Ph.D., Associate Professor of the Archaeology of the Levant and Ancient Israel, UCLA and Co-director of the Jaffa Cultural Heritage Project

Sunday, April 12, 2015, 2:00 PM

RECENT WORK ON THE PERUVIAN COAST
  • Charles Stanish, Ph.D., Department of Anthropology and Director of the Cotsen Institute of Archaeology, UCLA

Sunday, May 17, 2015, 2:00 PM

HATSHEPSUT: HOW A WOMAN ASCENDED THE THRONE OF ANCIENT EGYPT

  • Kathlyn (Kara) Cooney, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Egyptian Art and Architecture, UCLA  


Prior year lecture schedules: 2013-14 2012-13


For additional information regarding the AIA-Orange County, Inc. 2013-14 program contact Dr. Jim Lancaster at LJAMES1@ix.netcom.com