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Thursday, October 29, 2015

ARCE/Northern California Egyptology Lectures and Events


http://www.arce-nc.org/lectures.htm

Welcome to the ARCE-NC Lecture Series

ARCE-NC presents free lectures open to the public on a monthly basis to promote a better understanding of Egyptian art, culture and religion both historic and contemporary in association with the Department of Near Eastern Studies and the Center for Middle Eastern Studies, University of California, Berkeley Campus.

We receive almost no outside funding and rely upon donations as our primary source of revenue. Lectures include such expenses as speakers honoraria and transportation fees and occasionally audio-visual equipment rental fees as well. Attendees are requested to make a donation at the door to help defray these costs. If you would like to make a donation to support our work, please use our DONATE! page to donate via PayPal (either use your PayPal acount or any credit card) or send a check in any amount made out to "ARCE/NC" to

 

        The Treasurer ARCE/NC
        439 Buena Vista Avenue

        Redwood City, CA 94061

American Research Center In Egypt Northern California Inc


Upcoming Lectures & Events

The Northern California Chapter of the American Research Center in Egypt and the Department of Near Eastern Studies, U.C. Berkeley and the Center for Middle Eastern Studies, U.C. Berkeley Lecture Series

All lectures are on Sunday at 2:30 p.m. in 20 Barrows Hall, U.C. Berkeley Campus except where noted.


Parking is available in U.C. lots after 5 p.m. on weekdays and all day on weekends for a fee. Ticket dispensing machines accept either $5 bills or $1.00 bills. Parking is available in Parking Structure B on Bancroft between Hearst Gym and Kroeber Hall and just across the street from the University Art Museum. Parking is also available under the shops on Bancroft opposite Barrows Hall. There is a parking structure under the Student Union further west on Bancroft. A map of the campus is available online at
http://www.berkeley.edu/map/3dmap/3dmap.shtml
For more information please send e-mail to hebsed@comcast.net

 



 

Fall 2015 Lecture Series

 


 

November 15th, 2015 2:30 PM  Room 20 Barrows Hall

Annual Souq begins at 1:30 PM

Dr. Steve Harvey, Institute of Fine Arts, NYU

Ancient Archaeologists: How the High Priests of Osiris transformed Abydos during the New Kingdom


 

December 13th, 2015 2:30 PM  Room 20 Barrows Hall

Annual Souq begins at 1:30 PM

Kathy Hansen, Independent Researcher

Driving Pharaoh's Chariots


 

January 10th, 2016 2:30 PM  Room 20 Barrows Hall

Dr. Peter Brand, University of Memphis

21st Century Digital Technologies meet Pharaonic Information Systems: Using 3D Modeling and Digital Imaging to Record Ancient Inscriptions in the Great Hypostyle Hall of Karnak Temple


 

February 14th, 2016 2:30 PM  Room 20 Barrows Hall

Dr. Eugene Cruz-Uribe, Indiana University East

A Nubian Walked into a Christian Bar at Philae and Asked . . .