AIA/LIS Lecture Series: The Excavation of a Late Hellenistic Column Wreck at Kızılburun, Turkey
The Archaeological Institute of America/Long Island Society (AIA/LIS) Lecture Series presents The Excavation of a Late Hellenistic Column Wreck at Kızılburun, Turkey. The remains of a ship carrying a marble column give insight into the process of quarrying, transportation and monumental construction of the Greeks.
Dr. Deborah Carlson, President
Institute of Nautical Archaeology
Texas A&M University
Location: 105 Breslin Hall, South Campus
Admission: Free Sponsored by AIA.
For information, please contact Jesse Taub, vice president for activities, AIA/LIS, at 631-420-1564.
The Archaeological Institute of America is dedicated to the protection of the world’s cultural heritage through the encouragement and support of archaeological research and publication. A nonprofit cultural and educational organization, the AIA is the oldest and largest archaeological institution in the United States. AIA/LIS monthly lectures offer members and the public an opportunity to learn the latest developments from archaeologists and related professionals who are developing this knowledge. These AIA/LIS lectures are free and are held at Hofstra University,
Sunday, January 20, 2013