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Chapter Events

Chapter Events

March 2017

Saturday, March 4, 2017 at 5:00PM
Brendan Hainline: Terminology of the Tomb in the Pyramid Texts as a Criterion for Dating
Lindsey Weglarz: A Reevaluation of Egyptianization in Lower Nubia during the 18th Dynasty
Jordan Johansen: The Medinet Madi Paradox: The δεκ?τη in the Hymns of Isidorus
 
Chapter: Illinois (Chicago)
 
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at 7:30PM
By Dr. Donald P. Ryan
Director of the Valley of the Kings Project
Pacific Lutheran University, Tacoma, Washington
 
2nd Floor Gallery, Urban Center Building, 506 SW Mill St (between 5th and 6th Avenue), Portland State University
Free admission; Open to the public.
 
Chapter: Oregon
Sunday, March 12, 2017 at 3:00PM

Dr. Nadine Moller, University of Chicago 

Chapter: Northern California

Monday, March 13, 2017 at 6:00PM
Susanne Gänsicke, J. Paul Getty Museum; Denise Doxey, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; Stefan Hagel,
Institute for the Study of Ancient Culture, Austrian Academy of Sciences
 
Boston Public Library
Commonwealth Room
700 Boylston St., Boston, MA 02116
 
Chapter: New England (Boston)
 

April 2017

Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 5:00PM

James P. Allen, Charles Edwin Wilbour Professor of Egyptology, Brown University 

LaSalle Banks Room
Oriental Institute, Lower Level1155 E 58th St
Chicago, IL 60637
 
Chapter: Illinois (Chicago)
Sunday, April 2, 2017 at 2:00PM

Caroline M. Rocheleau, Ph.D., Egyptologist and Curator of Ancient Art at the North Carolina Museum of Art will present a program covering her work in Ancient Nubia (Sudan) and the nearby geographies.  Dr. Rocheleau has done field work in both Egypt and Sudan.      

Chapter: Georgia

Saturday, April 15, 2017 at 3:30PM

Dr. Salima Ikram
Distinguished Professor, American University in Cairo

Penn Museum, Classroom 2
Entrance fees for most lectures are $10 for the general public, $7 for Penn Museum members and UPenn Staff & Faculty, $5 for Students with ID, and FREE for ARCE-PA members and children under 12 (unless otherwise stated).
Chapter: Pennsylvania (Philadelphia)
Sunday, April 30, 2017 at 3:00PM

Dr. Aidan Dodson, The University of Bristol, UK 

Chapter: Northern California

May 2017

Saturday, May 6, 2016 at 5:00PM

21st Century Digital Technologies meet Pharaonic Information Systems: Using 3D Modeling and Digital Imaging to Record Ancient Inscriptions in the Great Hypostyle Hall of Karnak Temple

Peter Brand, University of Memphis
 
Chapter: Illinois (Chicago)
Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 1:30pm

Lecture title to be announced.

Sponsored by Kate Liszka and Bryan Kraemer.

The Bowers Museum, Norma Kershaw Auditorium

Chapter: Orange County California

Sunday, May 14, 2017 at 3:00PM

Dr. Laurel Bestock, Brown University

Chapter: Northern California
Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 3:30PM

Dr. Niv Allon
Assistant Curator, Department of Egyptian Art, Metropolitan Museum of Art

Penn Museum, Classroom 2

Entrance fees for most lectures are $10 for the general public, $7 for Penn Museum members and UPenn Staff & Faculty, $5 for Students with ID, and FREE for ARCE-PA members and children under 12 (unless otherwise stated).

Chapter: Pennsylvania (Philadelphia)

June 2017

Saturday, June 10, 2017 at 1:00PM to 6:00PM

Speakers:
Dr. Ann Macy Roth
Dr. JJ Shirley
Dr. Kelly Anne Diamond
Dr. Beth Ann Judas

Anthropology Room 348
pricing TBA
Chapter: Pennsylvania (Philadelphia)

July 2017

Saturday, July 8, 2017 at 1:30PM

Lecture title to be announced.

Sponsored by Steve and Karen Shultz

The Bowers Museum, Norma Kershaw Auditorium

Chapter: Orange County California

Saturday, July 8, 2017 at 5:00PM

Natasha Ayers, University of Chicago

LaSalle Banks Room
Oriental Institute, Lower Level
1155 E 58th St
Chicago, IL 60637
 
Chapter: Illinois (Chicago)

September 2017

Saturday, September 9, 2017 at 1:30PM

Lecture subject: Ancient Egyptian Government

Sponsored by Pam McRoberts and Eva Kirsch.

The Bowers Museum, Norma Kershaw Auditorium.

Chapter: Orange County, California 

October 2017

Saturday, October 7, 2017 at 5:00PM

Geoff Emberling, Kelsey Museum of Archaeology, University of Michigan

Chapter: Illinois (Chicago)

Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 1:30PM

Lecture title to be announced.

Sponsored by Clinton and Carol Owen.

The Bowers Museum, Norma Kershaw Auditorium.
Chapter: Orange County, California

November 2017

Saturday, November 4, 2017 at 5:00PM

Foy Scalf, Oriental Institute

Chapter: Illinois (Chicago)

Saturday, November 11, 2017 at 1:30PM

Lecture topic: The early development of the Book of the Dead 

Sponsored by Eva and Donat Kirsch
The Bowers Museum, Norma Kershaw Auditorium
Chapter: Orange County, California

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