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Lecture Schedule for 2019-2020

Previous Lectures: 2018-2019 | 2017-2018 | 2016-2017 | 2015-2016 | 2014-2015

Lectures are held at 7:30 p.m. in the McClung Museum Auditorium. They are open to the public and free of charge. A reception will follow each.

  • Tuesday September 17
    University of Tennessee Student Fieldwork Night.
  • Tuesday October 8
    Howard J. Cyr, McClung Museum
    "Connecting the Dots: Benefits of an Integrated Geoarchaeological and Geophysical Approach at the Late Roman Fort of `Ayn Gharandal, Southern Jordan."
  • Thursday October 24
    Ann E. Killebrew, Pennsylvania State University
    "In Search of the Philistines and Other 'Sea Peoples.'" AIA Kershaw Lecture.
  • Thursday November 21
    Maria Liston, University of Waterloo
    "A Tale of Two Wells: Evidence for the Missing Infants in Ancient Greece"Thirteenth Harry C. Rutledge Memorial Lecture in Archaeology.
  • Tuesday January 14
    Reema Habib, Department of Classics, UT
    "The Gorgon's Eye: Constructing Protective Magic in Ancient Greece."
  • Tuesday January 28
    Kandi Hollenbach, Department of Anthropology, UT
    "Foragers and Farmers of East Tennessee, 5000-1500 Years Ago."
  • Thursday February 27
    J. Tristan Barnes, Department of Classics, UT
    "Written in the Stars: Practical Astronomy in Ancient Greece."
  • Tuesday March 10
    Pedar Foss, DePauw University
    "When Did Vesuvius Explode?" AIA Lecture.
  • Thursday March 26
    Jeff Chapman, McClung Museum
    "The Tellico Archaeological Project: A 40th Anniversary Retrospective."


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