Classical Archaeology Series

Trajan Column Dome

Tuesdays, July 7 - August 18 | 1:30 p.m. EST

Individual lectures: $10/members; $12/nonmembers

This lecture series features renowned Classical Archaeologists from around the world discussing their current field projects in Greece and Italy. Taking advantage of our current remote learning, each week of this lecture series will feature a different scholar sharing their ground-breaking research, spanning the Greek Bronze Age, Athenian vase painting, the famous sanctuary at Samothrace, recent research at Pompeii, and the Column of Trajan in Rome. 

Click on the titles below to register for individual lectures.

July 7 | Death and Life at the Palace of Nestor: Late Bronze Age tombs and their life tales

July 14 | Craft Production and Culture Change in the Bronze Age Cyclades, Greece

July 21 | Lykos Kalos: Beyond Youthful Beauty in Athenian Vase Painting

July 28 | The Mysteries of Samothrace: American Excavations in the Sanctuary of the Great Gods

August 4 | Another Man’s Treasure? The Life and Afterlife of Pompeii’s Waste

August 11 | When Humans Become Artifacts: Inventing and Displaying Body Casts at Pompeii

August 18 | Building Trajan’s Column


This series is offered in collaboration with the Cleveland Archaeological Society.

Cleveland Archaeological Society