University of Pittsburgh


Archaeological Institute of America


Thursday, March 23, 2017

"The Earliest Gateway of Rome.  Recent work at Sant'Omobono in the Forum Boarium"

Dr. Nicola Terrenato, AIA Cinelli Lecturer and Ester B. Van Deman Professor of Roman Studies, University of Michigan

Co-sponsored by the Archaeological Institute of America, Pittsburgh Society

4:30 PM, 204 Cathedral of Learning

 

Thursday, October 27, 2016

"The Tsountas House Shrine: Early Greek Religion and the cult Center at Mycenae"

Dr. Kim Shelton, Director of the Nemea Center for Classical Archaeology, University of California, Berkeley

Co-sponsored by the Archaeological Institute of America, Pittsburgh Society

4:30 PM, 304 Cathedral of Learning

 

Thursday, April 7, 2016

"Kings and Tablemates: The Political Role of Comrade Associations in Archaic Rome and Etruria"

Dr. Daniele Maras, Pontificia Accademia Romana di Archeologia

Co-sponsored by the Archaeological Institute of America, Pittsburgh Society

4:30 PM, 107 Lawrence Hall

 

Thursday, October 22, 2015

"War and Wine: Archaeological Contributions to Ancient Greek Military History"

Dr. Mark Lawall, University of Manitoba

Co-sponsored by the Archaeological Institute of America, Pittsburgh Society

4:00 PM, 221 Cathedral of Learning

 

 

Monday, March 30, 2015

"Divine Supervision Required: Protecting the Loom in Classical and Hellenistic Sicily"

Dr. Randall Souza, Duquesne University


Co-sponsored by the Archaeological Institute of America, Pittsburgh Society

4:30 PM, 1700 Wesley Posvar Hall

 

 

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

"The Dining Gaul (and His Phrygian Dishes)"

Dr. Shannan Stewart, AIA Lecturer


Co-sponsored by the Archaeological Institute of America, Pittsburgh Society

4:30 PM, 1500 Wesley Posvar Hall

 

Thursday, October 2, 2014

"The Diplomat, the Dealer and the Digger".

Yannis Galanakis, University of Cambridge

Co-sponsored by the Archaeological Institute of America, Pittsburgh Society

4:30 PM, 125 Frick Fine Arts Building

 

 

Thursday, March 27, 2014

"The Dining Gaul (and His Phrygian Dishes)" Cancelled due to weather related flight cancellation of Dr. Stewart.

Shannan Stewart, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Co-sponsored by the Archaeological Institute of America, Pittsburgh Society

4:00 PM, 125 Frick Fine Arts Building

 

Thursday, October 24, 2013

"Pet Animals in Roman Antiquity: Reconstructions from Archaeological Evidence"

Michael MacKinnon, Professor of Anthropology, University of Winnipeg

Co-sponsored by the Archaeological Institute of America, Pittsburgh Society

4:30 PM, 3415 Wesley William Posvar Hall

 

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

"Christian Destruction and Desecration of Images of Classical Antiquity"

John Polini, Professor of Classical Art and Archaeology, Department of Art History, University of Southern California

Co-sponsored by the Archaeological Institute of America, Pittsburgh Society

4:30 PM, Cathedral of Learning 335

 

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

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

Kate Liszka, Cotsen Postdoctoral Fellow in the Society of Fellows in the Liberal Arts at Princeton University

Co-sponsored by the Archaeological Institute of America, Pittsburgh Society

4:30 PM, Cathedral of Learning 249

 

Wednesday, October 3, 2012

"Archaelogist Spies: the Truth behind the Myth "

Susan Heuck Allen, Visiting Scholar, Brown University

Co-sponsored by the Archaeological Institute of America, Pittsburgh Society

4:30 PM, Cathedral of Learning 213


Tuesday, February 7, 2012

"Security in the Greek House "

Barbara Tsakirgis, Associate Professor of Classics and Art History, Department of Classical Studies, Vanderbilt University

Co-sponsored by the Archaeological Institute of America, Pittsburgh Society

4:30 PM, Cathedral of Learning 335

 

Tuesday, November 1, 2011

"From the Parthenon to Wall Street: Greece, Rome and the Classically Inspired Architecture of the USA "

Elizabeth Macaulay-Lewis, Wolfson College, Oxford University

Co-sponsored by the Archaeological Institute of America, Pittsburgh Society

4:30 PM, Cathedral of Learning 306

 

Tuesday, March 22, 2011

"De Arte Gladiatoria: Recovering Gladiatorial Tactics from Artistic Sources "

Steven Tuck, Associate Professor of Classics and the History of Art, Miami University

Co-sponsored by the Archaeological Institute of America, Pittsburgh Society

4:30 PM, Frick Fine Arts 202

 

Tuesday, October 5, 2010

"Magic and Religion in Ancient Corinth "

Ronald Stroud, Norton Lecturer, University of California at Berkeley

Co-sponsored by the Archaeological Institute of America, Pittsburgh Society

4:30 PM, Cathedral of Learning 252

 

Wednesday, February 17, 2010

"The Mosaic of the Birth of Helen and the Dioscuries from Leptiminus"

Nejib ben Lazreg, Researcher and Curator, Institut National du Patrimoine, Tunisia

Co-sponsored by the Archaeological Institute of America, Pittsburgh Society

4:30 PM, Cathedral of Learning 208A

Thursday, November 19, 2009

"Recent Work on Carthage"

Mark W. Graham, Assistant Professor of History, Grove City College

Co-sponsored by the Archaeological Institute of America, Pittsburgh Society

4:30 PM, Cathedral of Learning 244A

 

Wednesday, October 21, 2009

"Sacred Law, Sacred Money: The Problem of Authority in the Early Greek Polis "

Jeremy McInerney, Davidson Kennedy Professor of Classical Studies, University of Pennsylvania

Co-sponsored by the Archaeological Institute of America, Pittsburgh Society

4:30 PM, Cathedral of Learning 306




 

 




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