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ARCE Events

ARCE Events

February 2016

Tuesday, February 9, 2016, 7:00PM

Lecture by Sarah Ketchley

"Emma B. Andrews and the Golden Age of Egyptian Archaeology: A Diarist's Account of Exploration and Discovery in the Valley of the Kings

Smith Hall 2011 - UW Seattle

ARCE Northwest Chapter

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 at 6:00PM


Associate Professor of Egyptology

American University in Cairo

Saturday, February 13, 2016 1:30PM
Dr. Eugene Cruz-Uribe
Sponsored by Eva and Donat Kirsch
Free Lecture (no reservations needed).

Bowers Museum, Santa Ana - Norma Kershaw Auditorium
Chapter: Orange County, California
Saturday, Feb 13, 2016 at 3:30PM

Dr. Leslie Warden, Roanoke College

3:30 pm in Classroom 2 
Penn Museum
Chapter: Pennsylvania
Sunday, February 21, 2016 1:30pm.

Location: Essanay Niles Silent Film Museum, 37417 Niles Boulevard, Fremont, CA 94536. For more information please visit the Northern California chapter website

Lubitsch’s last German film before his emigration to the U.S. was thought lost until a few years ago.

Donation: $22. Proceeds benefit ARCE NorCal programs.

Chapter: Northern California (Berkeley)


Wednesday, February 24, 2016 at 6:00PM


Professor Emeritus of History
Stanley D. Golub Professor Emeritus of International Relations
Department of History, University of Washington

March 2016

Saturday, March 5, 2016 at 5:00PM

Janet Johnson, Oriental Institute, University of Chicago

In this lecture, Professor Johnson will discuss the political history and introduce some of the major figures of the time. In addition, she will discuss the Aramaic community in Egypt. This lecture is presented in conjunction with the exhibit “Persepolis: Images of an Empire” on view at the Oriental Institute through September 11, 2016.

Chapter: Illinois (Chicago)

Friday and Saturday, March 11-12, 2016

Kathryn Bard, Boston University

Chapter: North Texas

April 2016

Tuesday, April 5, 2016, 7:00PM

Lecture by Matthew Adams

"Challenges in the Practice of Archaeology in Egypt Today

Room TBA - UW Seattle

ARCE Northwest Chapter

Thursday, April 14, 2016 7:00PM

 Speaker (pending): Karl Petruso (UTA)

Libyans and Egyptians: A Northwest Passage to Alexandria

May 2016

Thursday, May 5, 2016, 7:00PM

Lecture by Kate Liszka

"Gems in the Desert: Living, Mining and Surviving in the Egyptian Eastern Desert

Room TBA - UW Seattle

ARCE Northwest Chapter

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