Lethbridge Centre Speaker Series

2020/2021 Speaker Series:

Invited speakers usually present their research and knowledge to our members at the Community Room in the Lethbridge Public Library on the first Tuesday of every month. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic these presentations are being held online via Zoom. Please contact the ASA Lethbridge Centre for a Zoom link to participate: arky.lethbridge@gmail.com

Topics range from local archaeological projects to sites and research carried out across the globe. The meetings start at 7:00 pm with a short business meeting. The guest speaker begins shortly thereafter.

September 11: Meeting cancelled.

October 6: Kali Wade (Boston University). Microbotanical and Macrobotanical Remains from Middle Bronze Age Tomb 50, Tel Megiddo.

November 3 (2:30 pm): Special lecture through Woodsworth College, University of Toronto. Timothy Harrison (Dept. of Near & Middle Eastern Civilizations, University of Toronto). Mother Goddess, Matriarch, or Queen? The Recently Discovered 'Lady of Tayinat' and Female Patronage in Southeastern Turkey. Click here to register for the event.

December 1: Special Holiday Party Event - Trivia Night! Online via Zoom.

January 5:  Meeting Cancelled.

February 2: Kisha Supernant (University of Alberta). Sensing the Past: Engaging Digital and Indigenous Archaeologies for Community-Engaged Research.

March 2:  Omer Ze'evi (Bonn University & Tel-Aviv University). Mamluk Jerusalem: The Divine Backwater City.

April 6:  TBA.