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The Yale Nile Initiative Lecture Series: Mark Macklin, Monday, April 16, 2018 4-6pm
The Yale Nile Initiative Lecture Series: Mark Macklin “When the Nile ran dry: human responses to rapid Holocene hydrological change in upper Nubia.” April 16, 2018...
Korean circular world map. Literally: “Complete map of the world beneath the heavens"
“Provincialising pre-modern Europe: Can we free slavery, genocide, gender, etc from western Enlightenment categories?” With commentary by James Scott, Yale Friday March 30,...
Painting of a seated woman playing a kithara
Dr. Hilary Becker, Binghamton University. TUESDAY MARCH 6, 2018 5:30 PM PHELPS 207 (344 College St).
Statue of an official. Qin Dynasty, China.
Professor Robin D.S. Yates, McGill University. Friday March 9, 2018 12pm-2pm Phelps Hall, Room 401
The Tower of Babel By Pieter Brueghel the Elder
Michael Jursa, University of Vienna With commentary by James C. Scott, Yale Friday January 26, 2018 12pm-2pm Phelps Hall, Room 401 By Pieter Brueghel the Elder
Please join us during the month of April for four lectures in as many weeks! Stefan Kroepelin- April 9 Mark Macklin- April 16 Cecile Blanchet- April 23 Jamie Woodward- April...
The Ancient Greek Festivals Travel Seminar photo
The Ancient Greek Festivals Travel Seminar, taught by Jessica Lamont (assistant professor of classics) and Carolyn Laferrière (Archaia Postdoctoral Associate in Ancient and...
Join us for our first Ancient Societies Workshop of the semester with guest lecturer Dr. Ulrike Roth from The University of Edinburgh. Friday January 26, 2018 12pm-2pm Phelps...
Öræfajökull, Vatnajökull National Park
ARCHAIA heads to Iceland / Greenland in the Summer of 2018 We are excited to announce the second annual Archaia Summer Study Tour to take place in the last two weeks of...
Please join us for our fourth Ancient Societies Workshop “Were They Enslaved? The Women And Men Of Jaina Island, Mexico” Featuring our very own Professor Mary Miller (History...
A view of Riederalp, Switzerland, taken in March 2016 during the 2016 edition of the "Riederalp Workshops"  (Photo: © 2016 Martin Beniston).
INVITATION TO ATTEND A WORKSHOP ON « Exposure, vulnerability and resilience of human societies to climate- and weather-related disasters from the Holocene to the Anthropocene...
Please join us for our third installment of this semester’s Ancient Societies Workshop: Slave Ownership, Competition, and Masculinity in Medieval Egypt: Evidence from...

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