Sunday Lecture Series 2014-2015

 The Archaeological Society of Staten Island &
The Archaeological Institute of America, Staten Island Society
2014-2015 Sunday Lecture Series
September 14, 2014 at 3pm
Dr. Celia Bergoffen
Excavating a Jewish Ritual Pool in a Manhattan, Russian Bath House
October 19, 2014 at 3pm
Archaeological Institute of America Lecture
Dr. Victoria Reed
Lost and Found: Research on Nazi-Era Looting and Restitution at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
November 16, 2014 at 3p
The Helen H. Loeffler Memorial Lecture
Dr. Matthew Adams
Challenges and Promise in the Practice of Archaeology in Egypt Today:  A Perspective from Abydos
December 14, 2014 at 3pm
Dr. Katherine Boivin
Auspicious Passageways: Rilgrimage, Commemoration and Procession Beneath Medieval Church Sanctuaries
January 18, 2015 at 3pm
The Dr. George G. Hackman Memorial Lecture
Mr. Robert Bunkin
Behind the Scenes: Developing an Exhibition at the Staten Island Museum
February 22, 2015 at 3pm
Ms. Meg Ventrudo
Tibetan Achitecture, Stupas and Mandalas
March 15, 2015 at 3pm
Dr. Lauren Kilroy
Noble Organ and Grotesque Idol: The Sacred Heart of Jesus in Colonial Mexico
April 19, 2015 at 3pm
Archaeological Institute of America Lecture
Dr. Chap Kusimba
Trade and Civilization in Medieval East Africa
May 17, 2015 at 3pm
Dr. April Beisaw
Seeing Native American Women’s Response to Colonialism in the Archaeological Record
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Meet the Speakers over Tea/Coffee Following each Lecture
Wagner College – Spiro Hall – Room C-2
631 Howard Avenue, Grymes Hill, Staten Island, New York
All Disabled/Senior Members are requested to use the stairs with the hand rails

New York Council for Humanities Lectures are Free to All. Other Lectures are Free to Wagner College Students, Faculty, and Staff;  A.I.A. Members and Staten Island Society Members (Wagner or Society ID card is your admission ticket).

Hopefully you have attended some of our other lectures. We have an interesting, informative and varied program each month. The lectures are by renowned experts in their fields. If you are a member, please join us at our meetings and try to bring a friend. If you are not a member, come with your friends to one of our meetings to hear an interesting lecture and you can apply the one day $5.00 per person trial membership fee to your very reasonable annual dues should you decide to join us.

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