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

When Apr 20, 2018
from 04:00 PM to 06:00 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.

*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"

AIA Lecture Series

When Mar 27, 2018
from 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM
Where 8 Muller Lab

March 27, 2018 6:00 p.m., Penn State location 8 Muller Lab
Professor Geoff Emberling, Kelsey Museum of Archaeology, University of Michigan
"Archaeology and Heritage of Ancient Kush: El Kurru, Sudan and Beyond"

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.

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