Discover ground breaking research and fascinating advances in art, culture, and nature as our experts share their cutting edge work in this engaging series of daytime lectures.
Free with Museum Admission.
11:00 am - 12:00 pm Lecture in Eaton Theatre
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Coffee, Tea & Treats in Theatre Rotunda
12:30 pm - 1:15 pm Gallery Visit with Introductory Remarks
Note: Assistive listening devices and American Sign Language (ASL) interpretation are available on request. ASL interpretation requires three weeks advance notice. Please email email@example.com to request the service.
Thursday, January 25, 2018
Archaeology in the Time of War: The Case of
The war against ISIS in Iraq and the civil war in Syria has had a terrible impact on the cultural heritage of both countries, bringing most archaeological excavations in this region to a halt. Find out how archaeologists are handling the challenges posed by warfare, and some unexpected outcomes that have emerged from these catastrophic situations.
Speaker: Clemens Reichel