Please check back often, as we are continuously updating this page with more information. Unless otherwise noted, all talks are held at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology located in Philadelphia.

ARCE-PA Lecture Schedule
2018-2019 Academic Year

Fall 2018

October 20, 2018
ARCE-PA Celebrates International Archaeology Day!
Anthropology Classoom 345
3:30 pm
Dr. Geoffrey Killen
Independent Scholar of Ancient Egyptian Wood Technology and Furniture
"Ancient Egyptian Furniture: From the Earliest Examples to Those “Wonderful Things” of the New Kingdom"


November 17,  2018
Anthropology Classroom 345
3:30 pm
Dr. John Baines
Emeritus Professor of Egyptology, University of Oxford
"Watery Landscapes of Ancient Egypt, Their Depiction, and Why They Mattered"

December 8, 2018 
*Annual Winter Party & Lecture*
Classroom 345
3:30 pm
Dr. Steve Harvey
Director, Ahmose and Tetisheri Project, Abydos
"Understanding Ancient Egyptian Comics: Conversations, Quarrels, and Songs in Ancient Egyptian Tombs"


* Entrance fees for most lectures are $10 for the general public, $7 for Penn Museum members and UPenn Staff & Faculty, $5 for Students with ID, and FREE for ARCE-PA members and children under 12 (unless otherwise stated).

* Please note: ARCE-PA does not sell tickets for the monthly lectures. All entry fees will be taken at the door of the lecture venue at the ARCE-PA table (unless otherwise stated).