March 2, 2020
The lecture, Green Petra, by Felipe Rojas scheduled for Tuesday, March 10 at 1 PM in Breasted Hall has been canceled. We apologize for any inconvenience.
"Green Petra: Archaeological Assemblages in the City's Northern Hinterlands"
Associate Professor of Archaeology and the Ancient World and Egyptology and Assyriology
March, 10, 2020
Breasted Hall of the Oriental Institute
In ancient Petra, the inhabitants' capacity to live in extreme environments was an important factor for the city's success. Join us for a lecture exploring work currently underway by the Petra Terraces Archaeological Project, a joint Brown University and University of Chicago project that enhances and refines scholarly understanding of human-landscape interactions in Southern Jordan.