Tuesday, 10:30 am
Virtual Excavation Visit: Gordion
Members of the Penn Museum are invited to attend a live Skype session in which Dr. C. Brian Rose, Curator-in-Charge, Mediterranean Section, discusses his current work at Gordion—one of the most important archaeological sites in the Near East, royal capital of King Midas, and the place where Alexander the Great was said to have cut the famous Gordian Knot. To RSVP, call 215.898.5093 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Friday, 10:30 am
Virtual Excavation Visit: Satu Qala
In this live Skype session, members explore a Museum-sponsored excavation in Iraqi Kurdistan, titled the "Land of Idu Project." Dr. Lauren Ristvet, Assistant Curator, Near East Section, discusses her current work surveying and excavating at the site of Satu Qala to investigate urbanism and political change in the early Iron Age. To RSVP, call 215.898.5093 or email email@example.com.
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