SYMPOSIUM 2014

Date: Saturday, 4th October 2014

Topic: TBA











LAST YEAR'S SYMPOSIUM 2013


SATURDAY, 5 OCTOBER 2013
10:15 am to 1:30 pm

Return to Iraq: New Archaeological Initiatives in Southern Iraq and Kurdistan
Renouveau en Irak: Nouveaux projets archéologiques au Kurdistan et en Irak méridional


 Auditorium 108, Koffler House, 569 Spadina Avenue
St. George Campus, University of Toronto


10:15-10:30       Welcome and Introduction
                           Paul-Alain Beaulieu, President, The Canadian Society for Mesopotamian Studies

10:30-11:10    Cities in the marshes: new directions in Mesopotamian archaeology
                           Carrie A. Hritz, Department of Anthropology, Penn State

11:10-11:50     Cultural Heritage Protection in Iraq and Archaeological Site Preservation Training
                            Katharyn Hanson, Iraqi Institute for the Conservation of Antiquities and Heritage, Erbil /
                            co-curator of "Catastrophe!" (currently on display at The Royal Ontario Museum)

11:50-12:00     Break

12:00-12:40    Between Mesopotamia and Iran: New Archaeological Fieldwork at Kani-Shaie in
                            Sulaimaniyah Province, Iraqi Kurdistan
                            Steve Renette, PhD Candidate, Near Eastern Languages & Civilizations, University of Pennsylvania

12:40-1:20      Returning to Iraq: old data and new challenges--new data and old challenges
                            Clemens Reichel, Near & Middle Eastern Civilizations, University of Toronto /
                            The Royal Ontario Museum

1:20-1:30        Concluding Remarks

The symposium will be held in Auditorium 108, Koffler House, 569 Spadina Avenue, St. George Campus, University of Toronto,
and will be preceded by the Annual Meeting of The Canadian Society for Mesopotamian Studies

9:15-9:30            Registration
9:30-10:00         Annual Meeting – Members only
10:15-1:30           Symposium

Thanks to a grant from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, the Society will be able to assist with the travel expenses of those members attending the Annual Meeting that live some distance from Toronto.

There is a symposium registration fee of $45 for Members, $50 for Non-members, $10 for Students and $10 for Non-member Students. 

Symposium registration form (PDF/WORD)

 

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