Lectures & Events

2019/20 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 2019-2020 series.

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

Post-lecture receptions will be held for members only at the Archaeology Centre – University of Toronto, 19 Russell Street. Underground parking can be accessed from Huron Street. For building information and directions: University of Toronto Map.

 


LECTURES FALL 2019


Tuesday, September 24, 2019 – 6:00-7:00 pm
Prof Bence Viola, Department of Anthropology, University of Toronto

 “Living on the edge? Neanderthals and their relatives in Siberia”

Location: Anthropology Building, Room 130 – 19 Russell Street, University of Toronto


Tuesday, October 29, 2019 – 6:00-7:00 pm
Prof Maureen Carroll, University of Sheffield

“Infancy and Childhood in Ancient Rome”

Location: Anthropology Building, Room 130 – 19 Russell Street, University of Toronto


Tuesday, November 26, 2019 – 6:30 pm
Prof Craig Hardiman, Classical Studies, University of Waterloo

“Gaming the Past: Archaeology, Video Games and the Classroom”

Location: Sandford Fleming Building, Room 1105 – 10 King’s College Road, University of Toronto

Reception to follow in the Anthropology Building, 19 Russell Street, room AP 140.

 


LECTURES WINTER 2020


Tuesday, February 25, 2020- 6:00-7:00 pm
Prof Elizabeth Greene, Department of Classics, Brock University

“The Late Antique “Church Wreck” and Beyond: Millennia of Maritime Heritage at Marzamemi, Sicily”

Location: Anthropology Building, Room 130 – 19 Russell Street, University of Toronto


Tuesday, March 24, 2020 – 6:00-7:00 pm
Prof April Nowell, Dept of Anthropology, University of Victoria

“21st Century Tools for Studying Ice Age Art”

Location: Anthropology Building, Room 130 – 19 Russell Street, University of Toronto


Tuesday, April 28, 2020 – 6:00-7:00 pm
Gayle Gibson, Egyptologist 

“Life and Afterlife: the Modern History of Ancient Egyptian Mummies”

Location: Anthropology Building, Room 130 – 19 Russell Street, University of Toronto