In Remembrance of Me: Feasting with the Dead in the Ancient Middle East

Special Exhibit

April 8, 2014 - January 4, 2015

OHC

Saturday, Oct. 18 & Sunday, Oct. 19
10:00 AM–4:00 PM

The Oriental Institute joins the Chicago Architecture Foundation for a second year to present Open House Chicago, a free weekend festival providing access to over 150 of Chicago’s greatest places and spaces. Join our docents for a behind-the-scenes, special-access tour that will take you into the private Director’s Study and the Research Archives, which evokes the atmosphere of a Gothic cathedral.

News

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October 9, 2014

New Book on Hatshepsut Now Released

The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago announces the in-print and online publication of a new title Innovation and Creativity in the Reign of Hatshepsut.

October 1, 2014

Chicago House Bulletin XXV (2014) now online

The Epigraphic Survey announces the publication of Chicago House Bulletin XXV, which details the accomplishments of the 2013–2014 field season in Luxor, Egypt.

September 24, 2014

New Book on Ancient Settlement Systems Now Released

The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago announces the in-print and online publication of a new title Ancient Settlement Systems and Cultures in the Ram Hormuz Plain, Southwestern Iran.

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September 19, 2014

Employment: Integrated Database Project Manager

The Oriental Institute seeks a qualified Project Manager to help facilitate a multi-disciplinary team through a data migration and web development as part of the Integrated Database Project.