Anthropology Local Lectures and Events

Spring 2012

Monday, January 16, 2012 - 8:15pm

Wisconsin Archaeological Society
Robert Jeske, Anthropology, UW-Milwaukee
The Changing Landscape of Eastern Wisconsin
Location: G90 Sabin Hall, 3413 N. Downer Ave. UW-Milwaukee

Sunday, January 29, 2012, 3:00pm

Morag Kersel, Anthropology, DePaul University, Chicago
Who Owns the Past? Investigating the Trade in Middle Eastern Antiquities
Location: Room G90, Sabin Hall, UW-Milwaukee
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

Monday, February 20, 2012 - 8:15pm

Wisconsin Archaeological Society
Ernie Boszhardt and Danielle Benden
Cahokian Missionaries in Trempealeau, Wisconsin: A Preliminary Summary of the Mississippian Initiative
Location: G36 Sabin Hall, 3413 N. Downer Ave. UW-Milwaukee

Sunday, February 26, 2012, 3:00 pm

Laura P. Villamil, Anthropology, UW-Milwaukee
After the Maelstrom: The archaeology of Post-Collapse Maya communities in Central Quintana Roo, Mexico.
Location: Room G90, Sabin Hall, UW-Milwaukee
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

Friday, March 16, 2012, 3:00pm

Anthropology Colloquium
Bettina Arnold, Sabine Hagmann, and Rosemarie Stadler
Belted Ladies & Dagger Men: Technology Brings European Iron Age Back to Life
Location: G90 Sabin Hall, UW-Milwaukee

Sunday, April 1, 2012, 3:00 pm

Monica L. Smith, University of California-Los Angeles
The Archaeology of Ancient India
Location: Room G90, Sabin Hall, UW-Milwaukee
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

Sunday, April 29, 2012, 3:00pm

William Parkinson, Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago
The Archaeology of Early European Village Societies
Location: Room G90, Sabin Hall, UW-Milwaukee
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

Fall 2011

Thursday, September 15, 2011, 3:00pm

Dia Cha, Anthropology and Ethnic Studies, St. Cloud State University
Hmong Cosmological Beliefs and Their Impact on Daily Life
Location: Greene Hall, 3347 N. Downer Ave., UW-Milwaukee
Sponsored by Hmong Diaspora Studies Program

Friday, September 23, 2011, 3:30pm

Anthropology Colloquium
Christopher Steiner, Art History, Connecticut College
The Invention of African Art
Location: G28 Sabin Hall, UW-Milwaukee

Monday, September 19, 2011 - 7:00pm

Wisconsin Archaeological Society
Kira Kaufmann, Ph.D., Commonwealth Cultural Resources Group
A Quarter Century of History: Indiana's Historic Shipwrecks of Lake Michigan
Location: G90 Sabin Hall, 3413 N. Downer Ave. UW-Milwaukee

Sunday, September 25, 2011, 3:00pm

Dan Davis, Luther College
Exploring in Jason's Wake: Deepwater Archaeology in the Black Sea
Location: Room G90, Sabin Hall, UW-Milwaukee
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

Monday, October 17, 2011 - 7:00pm

Wisconsin Archaeological Society
Mark Bruhy, U.S. Forest Service (retired)
Northern Wisconsin Archaeology as Understood through Two National Register Archaeological Districts - Lake Owen and Butternut-Franklin Lakes
Location: G90 Sabin Hall, 3413 N. Downer Ave. UW-Milwaukee

Friday, October 21, 2011, 3:30pm

Anthropology Colloquium
Benjamin Campbell, Anthropology, UW-Milwaukee
Stress Before Anti-Depressants: Evolution, Human Society, and the Adrenal Gland
Location: Sabin G90, UW-Milwaukee

Sunday, November 6, 2011, 3:00pm

Richard Talbert, History, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
Roman Cartography at its Most Creative: The Magnificent Peutinger Map
Location: Room G90, Sabin Hall, UW-Milwaukee
Co-sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America and Map Society of Wisconsin

Friday, November 11, 2011, 3:30pm

Hal Odden, Anthropology, Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne
Globalization, Migration and Samoan Adolescent Health & Well-Being
Location: Sabin G90, 3413 N. Downer Ave., UW-Milwaukee

Monday, November 21, 2011 - 7:00pm

Wisconsin Archaeological Society
Sarah Otten, Anthropology, University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign
Rattlesnake Mound: An Investigation of Ridge-top Burial Practices at Cahokia
Location: G90 Sabin Hall, 3413 N. Downer Ave. UW-Milwaukee

Sunday, December 4, 2011, 3:00pm

Chapurukha (Chap) Kusimba, Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago
Understanding the Development of Urban Society in Ancient East Africa
Location: Room G90, Sabin Hall, UW-Milwaukee
Co-sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America and Department of Africology

Friday, December 9, 2011, 3:30pm

Anthropology Colloquium
François Richard, Anthropology, University of Chicago
Reluctant Landscapes: The chance of space and the limits of rule in Atlantic Senegal, 1400-1900
Location: Room G90, Sabin Hall, UW-Milwaukee