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Classical and Mediterranean Studies Resources: Classical Art & Archaeology Events in Nashville

AIA Lecture Series

AIA Nashville Society


All lectures are free and open to the public.

For lectures held at the Parthenon, please call (862-8431) to reserve a seat.


Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 6pm
Joseph L. Rife, Associate Professor and Director of Classical and Mediterranean Studies, Vanderbilt University
A City by the Sea: Caesarea Maritima in Israel and the New Vanderbilt Excavations
Where: Vanderbilt University, 203 Cohen Hall
Thursday, October 11, 2018 at 4:10pm
Bernard Frischer, Professor of Informatics, Indiana University
Adventures in Digital Heritage
Where: Vanderbilt University, 203 Cohen Hall
Thursday, October 25, 2018 at 6pm
Moshe Fischer, Professor Emeritus, Department of Archaeology and Ancient Near Easter Civilizations, Tel Aviv University
Greece and Rome in the Holy Land: the impact of marble
Where: Nashville Parthenon
Thursday, November 1, 2018 at 6pm
AIA/Caskey Lecture
Eleni Hasaki, Associate Professor of Anthropology and Classics, University of Arizona
The World of the Ancient Greek Potters: Production Places, Practices, Prayers
Where:  Nashville Parthenon
Tuesday, January 29, 2019 at 6pm
Steve Werke, Associate Professor and Director of the Spatial Analysis Research Laboratory, Department of Anthropology, Vanderbilt University
Colonizing Spaces in the Andes: Toward Embodied Archaeological Perspectives Through Virtual Reality and Simulation
Where: Vanderbilt University, 203 Cohen Hall
Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 6pm

Veronica Ikeshoji-Orlati, Robert H. Smith Postdoctoral Research Associate for Digital Projects, Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts, National Gallery of Art

Making Ancient Vases Sing: Musical Imagery in the Art of South Italy
Where: Nashville Parthenon
Thursday, March 28, 2019 at 6pm
Dr. Dorina Moullou, Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Sports, Directorate of Prehistoric and Classical Antiquities Department
Digital Approaches to Greek Architecture
Where: Nashville Parthenon
Tuesday, April 9, 2019 at 6pm
AIA/Kress Alumni Lecture
Hazel Dodge, Associate Professor and Head of Discipline, Classics, Trinity College Dublin
Marble Monuments and Imperial Identity: Stone as Symbols of Power in Ancient Rome
Where: Nashville Parthenon