Coming Events

Consortium on Women, Marriage and the Household: A Conference on Women's Work
19 February 2018
Morgan Hall and Annex Room D301


The Soul as a Biological Concept in the Hebrew Bible
19 February 2018
Yitzhaq Feder
Congregation Mikveh Israel


The Sustainability of Everything
20 February 2018
Tim Ingold
Penn Museum Room 345


Failure as a criterion for the assessment of emperors and emperorship
20 February 2018
Rene Pfeilschifter
Silver Center for Arts and Science Room 503


Revisiting Harappan Iconography: Seals, Sealing and Tablets as Small Windows onto the Indus Valley Civilization
20 February 2018
Marta Ameri
ISAW Lecture Hall


The Voice of God: Divine Orders in the Temple Inscriptions of Southern Tamil Nadu
21 February 2018
Leslie Orr
Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Class of ‘55 Room


What would an anthropology of Mesopotamian writing look like?
21 February 2018
Martin Worthington
Penn Museum Room 345


From Sasanid to Abbasid, in Bilad al-Sham, 610-750 CE
21 February 2018
Alan Walmsley
Jaffe Building Room B-17


The Autobiographical Polis: Community and History in Classical and Hellenistic Greece
21 February 2018
Daniel Tober
ISAW Lecture Hall


The Classical Period: Practical and Theoretical Reflections
22 February 2018
Joe Farrell
Cohen Hall Room 402


Failure as a Criterion for the Assessment of Emperors and Emperorship
22 February 2018
Rene Pfeilschifter
East Pyne Room 010


Fragments of Greek Science in a Palimpsest from Bobbio
22 February 2018
Alexander Jones
ISAW Lecture Hall


The Motif of Uzziah’s צרעת in the Deuteronomistic History, Chronicles, and Beyond
22 February 2018
Isabel Cranz
Cohen Hall Second Floor Lounge


Postclassicisms Workshop: Archaeology
23 February 2018

East Pyne Room 161


The Greek Polis and the Foreigner: Access to Sanctuaries, Cults and Religious Offices
23 February 2018
Adrià Piñol-Villanueva
Rhys Carpenter Library Room B21


CAS Grad Conference Keynote: The Other Book of the Dead, an Essential Item for the Afterlife of Ancient Egyptian Kings
23 February 2018
David P. Silverman
Penn Museum Widener Auditorium


CAS Graduate Student Conference: "Afterlives"
24 February 2018

Penn Museum Widener Auditorium


Anthropology as Cosmic Diplomacy: Toward an Ecological Ethics for the Anthropocene
26 February 2018
Eduardo Kohn
Penn Museum Room 345


Why Brahma is a Beggar, Or: Do I have to Become a Pot in order to Know a Pot?
26 February 2018
David Shulman
Houston Hall Ben Franklin Room


Immortalizing Death at the Sanctuary of Orthia: Elite Traditions between East and West
26 February 2018
Megan Daniels
ISAW Lecture Hall


Film Screening: "The Poor Man of Nippur" in the Original Language
27 February 2018

ISAW Lecture Hall