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AIA Lecture Series

When Jan 31, 2018
from 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM
Where Foster Auditorium, Paterno Library

January 31, 2018 6:00 p.m., Penn State location Foster Auditorium, Paterno Library
Professor Eric Cline, George Washington University
"The Year Civilization Collapsed"

Lectures are free and open to the public.  Sponsored by the Central Pennsylvania Society of the Archaeological Institute of America, with the support of the departments of Classics and Ancient Mediterranean Studies, Art History, Anthropology, History, the Program in Jewish Studies and the Tombros Librarian for Classics and Humanities at the Pennsylvania State University.

CAMS LECTURE SERIES 2017-2018: "Calling on the Gods: Prayer in the Ancient World"

When Jan 26, 2018
from 03:00 PM to 04:30 PM
Where 102 Weaver Building

Students, faculty, and interested members of the community are invited to attend the series of lectures on a series of topics that deal with aspects of community formation and identity in the ancient Mediterranean world.  The following lectures are scheduled.

*January 26, 2018 (Friday), 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. 102 Weaver Building - Prof. Eric Orlin (Puget Sound University), title: "Prayer as Performance: the Ludi"

*February 9, 2018 (Friday), 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. 102 Weaver Building - Prof. Hermut Loehr (University of Muenster), title "TBD"

*March 23, 2018 (Friday), 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. 102 Weaver Building - Billie Jean Collins (Emory University), title "Prayer and Performance in the Time of Mursili II"

*April 20, 2018 (Friday), 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. 102 Weaver Building - Prof. Chris Faraone (University of Chicago), title "Prayer and Incantation in Ancient Greek Curse Tablets and Amulets"
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