Lecture Archive

Below you will find a list of previous lectures sponsored by SWTAS.

September 16, 2014

Dr. John Pohl, University of California, Los Angeles

Across Seas: Cultural Interchange and Social Transformation between Mesoamerica and the American Southwest

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May 12, 2014

Dr. Kristina Killgrove, University of Western Florida

Diet and Health in Imperial Rome: Isotopic and Elemental Analysis of Skeletal Remains

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April 9, 2014

Dr. Heather McKillop, Louisiana State Univeristy

Underwater Maya: 3D Imaging and Printing the Ancient Maya Past

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February 27, 2014

Dr. John Hale, University of Louisville

The Delphic Oracle: Modern Science Examines an Ancient Mystery

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November 7, 2013

Dr. Nicholas Cahill, University of Wisconsin-Madison

The City of Sardis

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October 20, 2013

Dr. Louis Perez

Lethal Beauty: The Japanese Samurai Aesthetic

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March 27, 2013

Dr. Joshua Trampier

At the Western Frontier of Landscape: Archaeology in the Nile Delta

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February 25, 2013

Dr. Robert Neyland, Branch Head, Underwater Archaeology, Naval Historical Center

Opening a Civil War time capsule; the recovery and excavation of the Civil War Confederate Submarine H. L. Hunley

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February 13, 2013

Dr. Carolyn Willekes, University of Calgary

Horses for Forces: Equine Form and Military Function

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January 24, 2013

Dr. Frederick Hanselmann, Texas State University

Captain Henry Morgan’s Fleet Shipwrecks

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November 8, 2012

Dr. M. Kathryn Brown, University of Texas at San Antonio

Ancient and Modern Maya Rituals at the Archaeological Site of Xunantunich: Continuity, Change, and 2012

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October 17, 2012

Dr. Nikos Xanthoulis, Academy of Athens, Greece

Ancient Sounds of Greece

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October 9, 2012

Kevin Glowacki, Texas A& M University

Sanctuary of Aphrodite at the Athenian Akropolis

Co-hosted with San Antonio Museum of Art

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September 20, 2012

Dr. Geoff Emberling

The Rise and Fall of Kush, an African Kingdom on the Nile

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May 1, 2012

Dr. Holly Flora, Tulane University

The Franciscans and Early Renaissance Art

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April 12, 2012

Dr. Jason Yaeger, UTSA

Politics, Warfare, and Sacrifice in the Classic Maya World: A View from Xunantunich, Belize

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April 11, 2012

Dr. Jason Yaeger, UTSA

The Inka Reoccupation of Tiwanaku, Bolivia

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March 26, 2012

Dr. Dan Osland, University of Indiana

A Kind of Conversion: From Roman to Visigothic Emerita

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March 6, 2012

Dr. Jeffrey Royal, RPM Nautical Foundation & East Carolina University

When the Elephant Grew Fins: Discovery of an Ancient Naval Battle Landscape in Sicily

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 March 5, 2012

Dr. Richard Talbert, History Department, UNC

Roman Highway System

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February 16, 2012

Dr. William Neidinger, Texas Foundation for Archaeological & Historical Research (TFAHR)

 The Excavation of Bylazora: a Paionian Fortress City

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February 7, 2012

Dr. William Murray, University of South Florida

The Actium Ram Project: Recovering Warships from the Battle of Actium

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January 31, 2012

Dr. James Kus, Cal State Fresno

Three New Sites, Two New Museums and One Indigenous Festival

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January 26, 2012

Dr. Gerry Scott, American Research Center in Egypt (ARCE)

Tutankhamen in Context

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January 12, 2012

Dr. Veli Kose, Haceteppe University, Ankara

New Discoveries in Aspendos

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