News & Announcements

Lecture with Dr. Liat Naeh on May 2

Dr. Liat Naeh, Andrew W. Mellon Fellow, Department of Ancient Near Eastern Art, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, will present, "Rebuilding the Lost Ivory Throne: New Evidence from the Southern Levant in the 2nd Millennium BCE" on Thursday, May 2 at 4:30 p.m. in Gilman 130G (Near Eastern Studies Seminar Room). The event is presented by the departments of Near Eastern Studies and History of Art.

2019 Asher Achinstein Lecture to Feature Dr. Matthew Suriano

Dr. Matthew Suriano, associate professor of Near Eastern languages and cultures at the University of Maryland, will present the 2019 Asher Achinstein Lecture on Wednesday, April 24 at 5:30 p.m. The title of the talk is, "Tombs Remembered - Tombs Forgotten: A Study of Jerusalem's Monumental Tombs During the First Millennium BCE." The event will be held in Maryland Hall 110.

Upcoming Lecture with Dr. Kasia Szpakowska on April 18

Join Dr. Kasia Szpakowska, associate professor of Egyptology at Swansea University, for a lecture on April 18 at 5:30 p.m. in Gilman Hall 130G (Near Eastern Studies Seminar Room). The title of her talk is, "Demons in the Dark: Nightmares in Ancient Egypt."