Programs

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Rehearsed Reading of Oedipus at Kolonos by Sophocles

December 4, 2021, 2:00 PM - 3:30 pm (PST)

Lecture on the art of ancient Greek theater

November 6, 2021, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM (PDT)

Lecture presented by Egyptology Professor Stephen Harvey

October 2, 2021, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM (PDT)

Symposium | Convivium: AD 79: When Time Froze in Pompeii

August 28, 2021, 10:00 AM - 2:30 pm (PDT)

Survivors of Vesuvius: Tracking Refugees from Pompeii and Herculaneum

July 17, 2021, 2:00 PM - 3:30 pm (PDT)

Painting Pompeii: pigments, prices, and painterly practice

June 12, 2021, 2:00 PM - 3:30 pm (PDT)

Rehearsing OEDIPUS: Choices and Interpretations

May 22, 2021, 2:00 PM - 3:30 (PDT)

Deciphering Demons: Underworld Figures in Egypt and Etruria

May 8, 2021, 2:00 PM - 03:30 PM (PDT)

A New Look at Ancient Nubia: Magic and Mystery on the Nile

April 10, 2021, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM (PDT)

On the Road from Persepolis

March 6, 2021, 2:00 PM - 03:30 PM (PST)

The Saga of Queen Zenobia and the Oasis City of Palmyra

February 6, 2021, 2:00 PM - 03:30 PM (PST)

Rehearsed Reading of THE BACCHAE by Euripides

December 5, 2020, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

On An Intellectual Journey: From an Archaeological Bone Farm at El Hibeh, Egypt to Pandemics of the Ancient World

November 7, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Round Table: Ancient Democracy, the Present Moment, and the Future of a Political Ideal

October 3, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

"If you build it, they will come": the construction and care of Nemean hero worship

September 19, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Rehearsed Reading of Euripides’ "Medea"

December 7, 2019, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Laughable Tales and Salacious Affairs: How the Founding of the Legion of Honor Led to the Study of Persian Art

November 16, 2019, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Who’s Revitalizing Homer?: The Relevance and Risks of Classical Reception Today

October 26, 2019, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

The Recent and Latest New Discoveries in Egypt

October 6, 2019, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Rubbish, Rhetoric, and Hellenism in Sosos's Unswept Room Mosaic

September 21, 2019, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

On the Occasion of the Retirement of Prof. Andrew Stewart

May 18, 2019, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

A Walk through Hierakonpolis in Predynastic Egypt

April 20, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Weaving the Urban Fabric of a Roman City: Results of the Via Consolare Project in Pompeii

March 16, 2019, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

The Dramatic Expression in Ancient Greek Art

December 8, 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

An Egyptian Michelangelo: Thutmose, the Creator of the Bust of Nefertiti

October 20, 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Echoes of Alexander: Images of a Hellenistic Ruler in Persian Epic Manuscripts

October 13, 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Nature Tamed and Framed: Reimagining Paradise in the Late Roman and Early Christian World

May 19, 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

The Munich Doryphoros: Venerated—Suppressed—Forgotten AND Poetry Reading by Marton Csokas of poetry by Gabriele Tinti

April 28, 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Archaeology, Museums, and War: Strategies for the 21st Century

March 3, 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Greece in 1805: The Travels and Paintings of Edward Dodwell and Simone Pomardi

December 2, 2017, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

The Pervasiveness of Pigment in Antiquity

October 28, 2017, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Couples in Roman Sculpture: Myth, History, and Propaganda

September 23, 2017, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Rethinking Color in Ancient Mediterranean Art

May 20, 2017, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Apollo, Music, and Libations: A God’s Delight

April 29, 2017, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

At-Risk World Heritage and Cyber-Archaeology: The University of California Office of the President Catalyst Project

March 25, 2017, 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM

The Priest, the Prince, and the Pasha: The Life and Afterlife of an Ancient Egyptian Sculpture

February 11, 2017, 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Growing Up Bacchus: An Archaeological Look at a Wine-god’s Early Years

December 3, 2016, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

The Inhabitants of the Netherworld: Tracking Demons in Ancient Egyptian Mortuary Papyri and Coffins

November 5, 2016, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Ancient Bronzes as Art Objects: Roman Collectors and “Corinthian Bronzes”

October 29, 2016, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Mummies of the Vatican: Genuine or Fake

October 22, 2016, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Invisible Cities: Urban Environments in Ancient Egypt

September 24, 2016, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

New Perspectives on the Art of Mummification

May 14, 2016, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Ancient Iconography in a New Context: Byzantine Monosandali and Their Monastic Audiences

April 16, 2016, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

A Thorny Issue: The Reinvention of an Ancient Bronze in the Middles Ages

March 5, 2016, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Hero in Tears: Reading Homer’s Achilles with the Baltimore Painter

February 27, 2016, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Ennion: Master of Roman Glass

December 5, 2015, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Luxury Objects and Political Power: From Hellenistic Greece to Imperial Rome

November 7, 2015, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Before Petra: The Art and Archaeology of Iron Age Jordan

October 17, 2015, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

A Roman Temple Treasure: The Berthouville Silver and Its Context

September 26, 2015, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

The Origins of Mythic Representation in Greek Art

May 9, 2015, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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