Lectures/Events

2015/16 Lecture Series

The Toronto Society of the AIA and the Archaeology Centre, UofT is proud to present these lectures. Below you will find our lecture schedule for the 2015-2016 series.

Admission to the lectures is free and non-members are most welcome.

Post-lecture receptions will be held for members only at:

Archaeology Centre – University of Toronto, 19 Russell Street

Underground parking accessed from Huron Street

For building information and directions: University of Toronto Map.


Tuesday, September 22, 2015 – 6:00 pm

Paul Denis, Royal Ontario Museum

Pompeii: The Making of an Exhibition

Location: Anthropology Building AP130 19 Russell Street, University of Toronto


Tuesday, October 27, 2015 – 6:00 pm

Mara Mulrooney, Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum, Hawaii

A Society that Self-Destructed? Recent Archaeological Research on Easter Island (Rapa Nui)

Location: Anthropology Building AP130 19 Russell Street, University of Toronto


Tuesday, November 24, 2015 – 6:00 pm

Jenn Campbell, Anthropology, SUNY Potsdam

Mughal Caravanserai Architecture: Amritsar to Agra, India

Location: Anthropology Building AP130 19 Russell Street, University of Toronto


Wednesday, December 9, 2015 – 5:00 pm

Steven Kuhn, Anthropology, University of Arizona

 Pleistocene Dispersals and the Paleolithic Archaeology of Anatolia (Turkey)

Location: Bahen Centre BA1200, 40 St George St, University of Toronto


Tuesday, February 23, 2016 – 5:00 pm

Seth Bernard, Classics, University of Toronto

Buildings and Builders in Mid-Republican Rome

Location: Anthropology Building AP130 19 Russell Street, University of Toronto


Tuesday, March 22, 2016 – 6:00 pm

Roderick Campbell, Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, New York University

The Shang and Their World

Location: Anthropology Building AP130 19 Russell Street, University of Toronto


Tuesday, April 26, 2016 – 6:00 pm

Nanno Marinatos, Classics and Mediterranean Studies, University of Illinois at Chicago

The Magic Mountain in Minoan Art and Religion

Location: Anthropology Building AP130 19 Russell Street, University of Toronto


 To be followed by our annual AIA Members’ Banquet