Saturday, November 16, 3:30 pm
Challenges and New Directions in the Practice of Archaeology in Egypt
The 2013 field season of the Abydos Project of NYU's Institute of Fine Arts was largely dedicated to the systematic documentation and assessment of the damaged sustained from looting during the revolutionary uprising—work that also resulted in significant archaeological discoveries. Dr. Matthew Adams, Senior Research Scholar, Institute of Fine Arts, New York University, speaks about these efforts. Sponsored by the American Research Center in Egypt—PA Chapter. Admission: $8, general public; $5, Penn Museum members; free for ARCE-PA members. For more information, visit www.arce-pa.org.