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Archaeological Research at Selinunte
Tuesday, 28 October 2014 - 6:00 PM
Clemente Marconi, Institute of Fine Arts, New York University
Institute of Fine Arts, 1 East 78th St. New York, NY


Letters from The Edge: Reading Aristaenetus’ Erotic Epistles
Peter Bing, Emory University
Thursday, 30 October 2014 - 4:30 PM
Cohen Hall 402, University of Pennsylvania


Portraits of the Ptolemies: Greek Kings as Egyptian Pharaohs
Thursday, 30 October 2014 - 6:00 PM
Paul Stanwick, Independent Scholar
ISAW Lecture Hall, 15 East 84th St. New York, NY


Culture War in the Middle East: Sectarian Conflicts, Islamic Fundamentalism and the Destruction of Cultural Heritage
Friday, 31 October 2014 - 12:00 PM
Salam al Kuntar, University of Pennsylvania
Penn Museum Classroom 2, University of Pennsylvania


Creeping Things, Born of Mud and Slime: Questions and Problems in Spontaneous Generation
Friday, 31 October 2014 - 4:30 PM
Daryn Lehoux, Queen’s University
Rhys Carpenter Library B21, Bryn Mawr College


Melkites and Muslims: The Longue Durée of the Arabic Orthodox Church
Wednesday, 5 November 2014 - 4:30 PM
Sidney Griffith, Catholic University of America
Jones Hall 202, Princeton University