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Kipper Lecture by David Ilan on "How Ancient Israel Began"

David Ilan will give the David A. Kipper Ancient Israel Lecture about "How Ancient Israel Began: A New Archaeological Perspective" on Wednesday, June 5, 2019, at 700–9:00 PM in Breasted Hall of the Oriental Institute.

Posted on Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Workshop on the Reception and Display of Ancient Near Eastern Art

The Art History Department of Northwestern University and the Oriental Institute have organized a workshop on "The Reception and Display of Ancient Near Eastern Art" to be held on Friday, May 17, 2019, at 9:00 AM–4:00 PM in Trienens Forum, Kresge Centennial Hall, on the campus of Northwestern University.

Posted on Tuesday, May 7, 2019

New OI Publication Excavations in the Plain of Antioch III Now Available

The Oriental Institute Publications office announces the in print and online publication of Excavations in the Plain of Antioch III: Stratigraphy, Pottery, and Small Finds from Chatal Höyük in the Amuq Plain by Marina Pucci in the series Oriental Institute Publications 143.

Posted on Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Conference Looks to Future of Landscape Studies

James Osborne, Yorke Rowan, Hervé Reculaeu, and the Oriental Institute's Center for Ancient Middle Eastern Landscapes (CAMEL) have organized a conference on "Landscape Studies in the Near East: The Next 100 Years" on May 10–11, 2019, at the Franke Institute for the Humanities.

Posted on Monday, May 6, 2019