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Brown Bag Talks for Spring 2016

Thursdays from 12:00-1:00 PM

Joukowsky Institute for Archaeology, Rhode Island Hall, Room 108

Paul Meiliara (South Rift Association of Landowners, Kenya)

Monday, April 25th, 2016 at Noon

Paul Meiliara is chairman of the South Rift Association of Landowners (SORALO), a collaborative, community-based organization that represents Maasai landowners from 17 communities located across the 2.5 million acre South Rift Valley region of Kenya.

Co-sponsored by Brown University's IBES, Haffenreffer Museum of Anthropology, and Joukowsky Institute for Archaeology and the Ancient World

85 Waterman Street (BERT), Room 015

Brown Bag Series in Archaeology
Linking Climate Change with Cultural and Anthropological Events Using Recalcitrant Lipids in Archaeological Remains
Yongsong Huang (Earth, Environmental and Planetary Sciences, Brown University)

Thursday, April 28th, 2016 from 12:00-1:00pm

Yongsong Huang is Professor of Earth, Environmental and Planetary Sciences at Brown University. He will present his research in an informal talk. Pizza and soda will be provided, or feel free to bring a lunch.

For a full list of Archaeology Brown Bag talks, please visit http://blogs.brown.edu/archaeology/events/brown-bag-series/.

Joukowsky Institute for Archaeology, Rhode Island Hall Room 108

Archaeology and the Ancient World Commencement Ceremony

Sunday, May 29th, 2016

Following the ceremony on Brown's Main Green.

Rhode Island Hall

The Archaeology of Egypt: State of the Field 2016

Friday, September 23rd-Saturday, September 24th, 2016

The Archaeology of Egypt: State of the Field 2016 is a two-day workshop, focusing with the ways in which boundaries are being broken in Egyptian archaeology -- temporally, geographically, methodologically, and politically. This workshop is meant to highlight the ways in which the field is still struggling in each area, how it can improve, and why it needs to do so.

Keynote:
Stuart Tyson Smith

Session Participants:

Elizabeth Bolman
Pearce Paul Creasman
Monica Hanna
Gregory Marouard
Gerry Scott
Neal Spencer
Josef Wegner
Willeke Wendrich

Full schedule available at http://brown.edu/go/egypt2016

Free and open to the public. No pre-registration required.

Joukowsky Institute for Archaeology, Rhode Island Hall Room 108, and List Art Building

 

 

Additional Links and Resources:

The Program in Early Cultures is now maintaining a calendar of events and exhibits in and around Providence, pertaining to the ancient world.

The Joukowsky Institute is affiliated with the Narragansett Society (The Rhode Island chapter of the Archaeological Institute of America).

For talks in the discipline of Classics, see the Boston Area Classics Calendar.

 

Past Events:

Click on the links below for past events: