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

September 15,  2018
Classroom 2
Dr. Galina Belova
Academic Advisor, Centre for Egyptological Studies of Russian Academy of Sciences; Director of the Russian Egyptological Institute, Cairo.
"The Mystery of the “White Walls”: The New Discoveries of Memphis"

October 20, 2018
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*
Steve Harvey, PhD
Title: TBA
Room: TBA


* 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).