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Archaeological Institute of America Society Speaker Series 2021-2022

by | Aug 19, 2021 | News, Stories from Davidson College

All meetings will take place at 7:30 p.m. in the Semans Auditorium (Room 117), Belk Visual Arts Center, 315 N. Main St., Davidson, NC 28036. Exception: October 16

Tuesday, September 14   Flora Brooke Anthony (Kennesaw State University), “Foreigners as Symbols in Ancient Egyptian Tombs (1550-1372 BCE)”

Saturday, October 16       Thirty Years at Athienou: Celebrating Michael K. Toumazou and His Impact on Cypriot Archaeology

In celebration of Prof. Toumazou’s career at Davidson, seven speakers will give talks related to the Athienou Archaeological Project, started by Professor Toumazou in 1990. Lunch will be provided for everyone who registers by emailing Miriam Jacobson.

This event will take place in the C. Shaw Smith 900 Room of the Alvarez College Union, 207 Faculty Drive, Davidson, NC 28036.

Tuesday, November 16     Christy and Jim Pritchard (Environmental Research Group, LLC), “Cultural Resource Management (CRM) Today”

Tuesday, January 21         Brent Woodfill (Winthrop University), “The Fight for Maya Sacred Places in the Past and Present”

Tuesday, February 22         Anna Agbe-Davies (UNC–Chapel Hill), “Archaeology and Race, Gender and Space: Situating the Phyllis Wheatley Home for Girls and the Pauli Murray Family Home amid Infrastructural Racisms.”

Tuesday, March 22             Sara Galletti (Duke University), “Stone Vaulting in the Pre-Modern Mediterranean”

Society 333 Board Members

President                                              Susan Walker, [email protected]

Vice President                                       Joey Noto, [email protected]

Secretary                                              Gypsy Price, [email protected]

Treasurer and  Program Coordinator   Peter Krentz, [email protected]

Publicity Coordinator                            Morgan Dethmann, [email protected]

Board Member At-Large                      Janet Levy, [email protected]

Board Member At-Large                      Ann Anderson, [email protected]

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