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

Public Events

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 26, 2019 at 5:30pm
Sarah Parcak, University of Alabama, Birmingham

Archaeology in a New Age: Seeing Our Invisible Pasts and Future Together

Where: Vanderbilt Student Life Center, Board of Trust Room
Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at 6pm
Helen Morales, University of California, Santa Barbara

From Nashville to Dollywood

Where: Nashville Parthenon
Thursday, October 10, 2019 at 6pm
Film Screening: The Destruction of Memory
Follow by panel discussion with filmmaker Tim Slade and Vanderbilt faculty
Where: Vanderbilt University, Cohen Hall 203
Saturday, October 19, 2019 from 9am - 12pm
International Archaeology Day at the Parthenon
Where: Nashville Parthenon
Mention "International Archaeology Day" to receive special discounted admission to the Parthenon.
Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 6pm
Laurie Rush, Fort Drum and the U.S. Committee of the Blue Shield
Saving Archaeology In Crisis Areas
Where: Nashville Parthenon
Thursday, January 30, 2020 at 6pm
C. Brian Rose, University of Pennsylvania
Assessing The Historicity Of The Trojan War: Excavations At Troy 1988-2010
Where: Nashville Parthenon