Lectures and Events 2006-2007

Spring 2007

Sunday, February 18, 2007
Nancy Wilkie, Carleton College
Past President, Archaeological Institute of America
Archaeology in Sri Lanka: Challenges and Prospects for the Future

Sunday, March 25, 2007
Cynthia Shelmerdine, University of Texas at Austin
Unearthing the Mycenaeans

Sunday, April 6, 2007
Melody Maxted, Winner of the 2006 Lawrence R. Hoey Memorial Essay Prize
Velázquez: The Art of Invention
Mitchell Hall, Room 158, UW-Milwaukee
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Sunday, April 15, 2007
Jean Hudson, Dept. of Anthropology, UWM
Title : TBA (topic: Peru)

Fall 2006

Sunday, October 8, 2006
Marjorie Venit, University of Maryland
Ancient Egyptomania: The Lure of Egypt in Graeco-Roman Alexandria

Saturday, October 21, 2006
AIA-Milwaukee Museum Excursion
Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs
Field Museum (Chicago)
For more information, email dbc@uwm.edu

Sunday, November 5, 2006
Anthony Tuck, University of Massachusetts-Amherst
The Etruscan Site of Poggio Civitate: The Urban Process of Italy's First Towns

November 16 - December 17, 2006
Robert von Neumann Rediscovered Exhibition
A graduate student thesis exhibition, curated by Teresa Piehl, paying tribute to the life and career of Robert von Neumann (1888-1976), beloved Milwaukee artist and teacher.

Join Us for the Opening Reception on Thursday, November 16 from 6-8 pm at the UW-Milwaukee Art History Gallery in Mitchell Hall, 154.
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Sunday, December 10, 2006
J. Mark Kenoyer, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Origins of Writing and Urbanism in the Indus Valley: Recent Perspectives from Harappa, Pakistan

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