Turkey, Cyprus, and Etruscan Tombs [Recommended Events]

14 Oct

The Archaeological Institute of America is hosting a series of events throughout the rest of the semester.  They’ve been added to our Recommended Events calendar, but here’s a bit more info now.  These look really cool, so if you go, let us know!


The Roman City of Zeugma (Turkey)- Conservation Project
Annual Davison Lecture by Dr. Roberto Nardi, Centro di Conservazione Archeologica
Tues. Oct. 26, 2010, 7:00 pm (6:30 pm Reception)
1957 E St. Rm. 113, The George Washington University

Cyprus, Crossroads of Civilization: An Overview of the Cypriot Paradox
by Dr. Sophocles Hadjisavvas, Former Director, Department of Antiquities of Cyprus

Wed. Nov. 3, 2010, 8:30 pm (8:00 pm Reception) 7:00pm (6:30 pm Reception)
Funger 108, 2201 G St. 1957 E. St, Room B12 NW, The George Washington University

Myths and Social Life in Etruscan Tombs
by Dr. Francesco de Angelis, Associate Professor, Columbia University
Thurs. Dec. 2, 2010, 8:00 pm
Maggiano’s Restaurant (5333 Wisconsin Ave NW at Friendship Heights)

Dinner is a fund-raising event for DC AIA; email vfrench@american.edu to make a reservation for dinner (cost TBA) or for the lecture (free).

*All lectures are free and open to the public. For more information, email aiadcsec@gmail.com or visit


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