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Brian Rose (Penn): Who Owns Antiquity? Museums, Repatriation, and Armed Conflict 10/4/13 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Please join the Department of Classics for a Lorenz Eitner Lecture on Classical Art and Culture.

 

Friday, October 4, 2013
Reception at 5:30 pm and lecture at 6:00 pm
Levinthal Hall at the Stanford Humanities Center

Brian Rose is James B. Pritchard Professor of Archaeology at the University of Pennsylvania and Deputy Director of the University’s Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. He has been excavating at Troy since 1988, where he has been Head of Post-Bronze Age Excavations at the site for nearly two decades, and is also co-director of the Gordion Excavations in central Turkey. He excavated at Aphrodisias for five years, and his survey project in the Granicus River Valley focused on recording and mapping the Greco-Persian tombs that dominate the area.