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November 2008 September 30, 2008

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NOVEMBER 2008

November-8 March, 2009 (since October 8th, 2008). Exhibition: Iran: A bird’s eye view. Place: Rijksmuseum van Oudheden, Rapenburg 28, 2311 EW, Leiden, The Netherlands. INFORMATION: http://www.rmo.nl/english/exhibitions/iran , http://www.rmo.nl/bezoek/adres–entree 

November-1 March 2009 (since 24th April, 2008). Exhibition: Animal Mummies. Place: Rijksmuseum van Oudheden, Rapenburg 28, 2311 EW, Leiden, The Netherlands. INFORMATION: http://www.rmo.nl/english/exhibitions/animal-mummies , http://www.rmo.nl/bezoek/adres–entree

November-31 January 2009 (since 1st January 2008). Exhibition: Τα Καλίνδοια: Μία αρχαία πόλη στη Μακεδονία. Place: Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki, Μ. Ανδρόνικου 6, 546 21, Thessaloniki, Greece. Time: Until October 31st: Monday: 13:00-19:30, Tuesday to Sunday: 8:00-19:30 & from November 1st until December 31st: Monday: 10:30-17:00, Tuesday to Sunday: 8:00-15:00. INFORMATION: http://www.amth.gr/

November-31 December, 2009 (since 25th May 2007). Exhibition: Gods, Myths and Mortals: Discover Ancient Greece. Place: Children’s Museum of Manhattan, The Tisch Building, 212 West 83rd Street, New York, USA. Time: Tuesday-Sunday: 10:00-17:00. INFORMATION: http://www.cmom.org/exhibits.html  , http://www.cmom.org/exhibits/gmmpop2.html

November-31 December 2008 (since 10th April, 2008). Exhibition: Catastrophe! The Looting and Destruction of Iraq’a Past. Place: The Oriental Institute Museum of the University of Chicago, 1155 East 58th Street, Chicago. Time: Tuesday-Saturday: 10:00-18:00, Wednesday: 10:00-20:30, Sunday: 12:00-18:00. INFORMATION: http://oi.uchicago.edu/museum/special/catastrophe/

November (since May) – December 2008. Unbuilt: 2008 International Programme (small-scale exhibitions, lectures, panel discussions, workshops, seminars, conferences and other events). Organizers: The Athens Byzantine and Christian Museum in Collaboration with SARCHA (School of ARCHitecture for All). INFORMATION: http://www.byzantinemuseum.gr/unbuilt/index.htm, http://www.byzantinemuseum.gr/unbuilt/programmegr.htm

November-6 January 2009 (since 30th September 2008). Exhibition: La potenza del bene. San Michele Arcangelo nella grande arte italiana. Place: Centro Culturale Candiani, Piazzale Candiani 7, Mestre, Italy. Time: Tuesday-Friday: 15:00-19:00 & Saturday: 10:00-13:00 and 15:00-19:00. INFORMATION: www.centroculturalecandiani.it    

November-11 January 2009 (since October 12th, 2008). Exhibition: Il Cameo Gonzaga. Arti Preziose alla Corte di Mantova. Centro Internazionale d’ Arte e di Cultura di Palazzo Te viale Te, 19-46100 Mantova, Italy. Days and hours: Monday 13:00-18:00 & Tuesday-Sunday 9:00-18:00. INFORMATION: www.cammeogonzaga.it , www.centropalazzote.it

November-15 February 2009 (since October 2nd, 2008). Exhibition: Rovine e rinascite dell’ arte in Italia. Place: Antiteatro Flavio (Colosseo), Rome, Italy. Hours of the exhibition: 8:30-18:30 (until October 27th) and 8:30-16:30 (until February 15th). Organizers: Comitato Nazionale per le Celebrazioni del Centenario del Primo Regolamento Organico di Tutela. INFORMATION: http://www.beniculturali.it/eventi/dettaglio.asp?nd=ec,ri&idevento=55365

November-22 February 2009 (since October 22nd, 2008). Exhibition: Το Ιόνιο Πέλαγος. Χαρτογραφία και Ιστορία. 15ος-18ος αιώνας. Place: Αίθουσα Τέχνης “Θωμάς Π. Μποντίκας”, Λεωφόρος Ειρήνης 80, Πρέβεζα. Time: Δευτέρα-Παρασκευή: 10:00-13:00 & Δευτέρα, Τετάρτη και Σάββατο: 18:00-20:00. Organizers: Αρχείο Χαρτογραφίας του Ελληνικού Χώρου του Μορφωτικού Ιδρύματος Εθνικής Τραπέζης (ΜΙΕΤ) σε στενή συνεργασία με τη Βιβλιοθήκη της Βουλής των Ελλήνων, το Ίδρυμα Ακτία Νικόπολις της Πρεβέζης, το Κέντρο Ιστορικών Μελετών Θεσπρωτίας, τον συλλέκτη και μελετητή παλαιών χαρτών Αντώνη Ι. Τάντουλο και άλλους ιδιώτες συλλέκτες. INFORMATION: 2682-0-222.33 & 2682-0-25.222 & 210-32.34.267

November 2008. Εταιρεία Σπηλαιολογικών Ερευνών Θεσσαλίας «Ο Χείρων». Σεμινάρια Σπηλαιολογίας στο Βόλο. INFORMATION: www.hellascaves.com, http://www.hellascaves.com/default.asp?itemID=35&itemTitle=Γενικά%20/%20General%20Info

November 2, 2008 (since 16th April, 2008). Exhibition: Antike im Kino. Place: Skulpturhalle Basel, Mittlere Strasse 17, Basel, Switzerland. Time:Tuesday-Friday: 10:00-17:00, Saturday & Sunday: 11:00-17:00. INFORMATION: http://www.skulpturhalle.ch/ausstellungen/antike_im_kino/antike_im_kino.html

November 2, 2008 (since 24th April, 2008). Exhibition: Tra Luce e Tenebre. Letti Funerari in Osso Da Lazio e Abruzzo. Place: Tivoli, Villa Adriana, Via di Villa Adriana, 21, Roma, Lazio, Italia. INFORMATION: http://www.beniculturali.it/eventi/dettaglio.asp?nd=ec,ev&idevento=52414 , http://www.electaweb.com/mostre/scheda/tra-luce-e-tenebre-tivoli-villa-adriana/it/

November 2, 2008 (since October 31st, 2008). Three-day Conference: Digital heritage in the new knowledge environment: shared spaces & open paths to cultural content. Organizers: The Directorate of the National Archive of Monuments under the General Directorate of Antiquities and Cultural Heritage of the Hellenic Ministry of Culture. INFORMATION: http://www.yppo.gr/3/g32.jsp?obj_id=18570

November 3, 2008. Upper House Seminar: Egyptians at the symposion?. Time: 17:30-19:30. Place: British School at Athens, Upper House. Speaker: Dr. Alexandra Villing (The British Museum). 

November 3-6, 2008. Conference: Responsibilities and Opportunities in Architectural Conservation: Theory, Education and Practice (3-4 November). & Digital Media and its Applications in Cultural Heritage (5-6 November). Place: Petra University, Amman, Jordan. Organizers: The Centre for the Study of Architecture in the Arab Region College of Architecture and Arts, Petra University, Jordan Institute for Digital Fabrication, Ball State University, USA. INFORMATION: http://www.csaar-center.org/conference/DMACH2008/  

November 4, 2008. Lecture: Digital Records, Digital Documents, and Digital Archives: The Past, the Present and the Future. Time: 19:00. Place: ASCSA, Cotsen Hall, 9 Anapiron Polemou, 106 76 Athens. Presented by: American School of Classical Studies at Athens. Speaker: Professor Anne J. Gilliland. 

November 5, 2008 – March 18, 2009. Lectures: Σχολή Διδασκαλίας της Ιστορίας της Τέχνης, Η ΕΝ ΑΘΗΝΑΙΣ ΑΡΧΑΙΟΛΟΓΙΚΗ ΕΤΑΙΡΕΙΑ, “ΑΠΟ ΤΟ ΠΑΛΑΤΙ ΤΟΥ ΚΑΔΜΟΥ ΣΤΟ ΙΕΡΟ ΤΗΣ ΑΦΑΙΑΣ”. Day: Τετάρτη, Time: 18:00 – 20:00μ.μ. Πανεπιστημίου 22, τ.κ. 106 72, Αθήνα. Οι εγγραφές γίνονται καθημερινώς από τις 8:00π.μ. έως τις 13:30μ.μ., στα γραφεία της Αρχαιολογικής Εταιρείας κατά σειράν προτεραιότητας. INFORMATION: http://www.archetai.gr/site/content.php?artid=1597

November 6-8, 2008. 35th Annual Conference: Αριστοτέλης: κορυφαίος διδάσκαλος και στοχαστής. Place: Μουσείο Μπενάκη, Πειραιώς 138 & Ανδρονίκου, 118 54, Αθήνα. Organizers: Πανελλήνια Ένωση Φιλολόγων. INFORMATION: http://www.p-e-f.gr/drasthriothtes.htm

November 6-8, 2008. Conference: IV Congreso de las Obras Publicas en la Ciudad Romana. Place: Lugo, Guitiriz, España. INFORMATION: http://www.citop.es/sal0043.asp  

November 6-8, 2008. Conference: African Athena: Black Athena 20 years on… . Place: University of Warwick, Coventry, Great Britain. INFORMATION: http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/arts/classics/research/africanathena  

November 6-8, 2008. Conference: Identifying the Punic Mediterranean. Place: via Gramsci 61, 00197, Roma, Italia. Organizers: The British School at Rome & The Society for Libyan Studies. INFORMATION: http://www.bsr.ac.uk/BSR/sub_news/BSR_News_04Conferences.htm 

November 7, 2008. 2nd One-day conservation meeting: Σίδηρος. Place: Αίθουσα Μανόλης Ανδρόνικος, Αρχαιολογικό Μουσείο Θεσσαλονίκης, Μ. Ανδρονίκου 6, Θεσσαλονίκη, Ελλάδα. Time: 9:00π.μ.. Organizers: Τμήμα Συντήρησης Αρχαιοτήτων και ο Σύνδεσμος Φίλων του Αρχαιολογικού Μουσείου Θεσσαλονίκης. INFORMATION: http://www.amth.gr/perilipseis_eisigiseon.html 

November 7, 2008. International Conference: La declamazione a Roma: tra retorica e finzione. Place: Istituto Svizzero di Roma, Sala Conferenze, Via Ludovisi 48, Roma, Italia. INFORMATION: http://www.istitutosvizzero.it/italiano/roma/sez_scientifica/programmi02.html

November 7-8, 2008. 15th Neolithic Conference: Climate Anomalies, Population and Culture Dynamics in Prehistory. Place: Department of Archaeology, Faculty of Arts, Ljubljana University, Aškerčeva 2, P.O. 580. Time: Organizers: INFORMATION: http://arheologija.ff.uni-lj.si/seminars/ 

November 7-9, 2008. International Scientific Conference: Τρεις δημιουργικοί αιώνες εικονογραφημένης τέχνης. Place: Κεντρική Βιβλιοθήκη, Εθνικής Αμύνης 27, Θεσσαλονίκη, Ελλάδα. Organizers: INFORMATION: http://www.dimitriathess.gr/ , http://www.dimitriathess.gr/html/showdetails.asp?newsid=78 ,

November 8, 2008. One-day workshop: Celestial Harmonies Workshop. Place: Weston Room, Maughan Library, King’s College London, London, Great Britain. Time: 11:00-18:00. INFORMATION: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/schools/humanities/depts/bmgs/harmonies.html  

November 10, 2008. Time: 19:30. Lecture: “Παραμύθια στο μουσείο”. Αμφιθέατρο “Ιωάννης Δρακόπουλος, Κεντρικό Πανεπιστήμιο Αθηνών, Πανεπιστημίου 30, Αθήνα. Speaker: Αγνή Στρουμπούλη.

November 13, 2008. Lecture: Hadrian in Greece: a Roman Emperor at Work and Play. Time: 18:30- . Place: British Museum, BP Lecture Theatre. Speaker: Dr. A.J.S. Spawforth. INFORMATION AND REGISTRATION FORM: http://www.bsa.ac.uk/ 

November 13, 2008. Upper House Seminar: Appeals to the Past in Classical Athens. Time: 17:30-19:30. Place: British School at Athens, Upper House. Speaker: Prof. Peter Rhodes (Durham University).  

November 13, 2008-March 15, 2009. Exhibition: “Babylon”. Babylon follows related but independent exhibitions in Paris and Berlin organised by the Réunion des Musées Nationaux and the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin. The project is made possible by close scholarly collaboration and many loans between the British Museum, the Musée du Louvre and the Vorderasiatisches Museum, Berlin. British Museum, London. INFORMATION: http://www.britishmuseum.org/whats_on/future_exhibitions/babylon.aspx 

November 13-15, 2008. International Conference: Avignon/Rome, la papauté et la Grand schisme. Langages politiques, impacts institutionnels, ripostes sociales et culturelles. Place: Université d’ Avignon, Salle des thèses, Avignon, France. Organizers: UMR 5648, Université d’ Avignon, Ecole française de Rome avec le soutien de la Région Provence-Alpes-Côte d’ Azur. INFORMATION: http://ciham.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/pdf/ColloqueAvignon-nov2008.pdf  

November 14, 2008 (since April 18th, 2008). Exhibition: Spätantike Bibliotheken: Leben und Lesen in ägyptischen Klöstern. Place: Papyrusmuseum der Österreichischen Nationalbibliothek, Heldenplatz, Neue Burg, 1010 Wien, Austria. Time: July-September: Monday and Wednesday to Friday: 10:00-16:00 & October to November: Wednesday to Friday: 10:00-17:00. INFORMATION: http://www.onb.ac.at/ausstellungen/klosterbibliotheken/index.htm  

November 14, 2008. Lecture: Sense and Sentimentality: British Scholars’ reactions to Greece 1890-2000. Time: 19:00-20:00. Place: British School at Athens. Speaker: Dr Robin Barber.  

November 15-16, 2008. Conference: Experimental Archaeology. Place: Archaeology, School of History, Classics and Archaeology, The University of Edinburgh, The Old High School, 12 Infirmary Street, Edinburgh EH1 1LT, Great Britain. INFORMATION: http://www.shc.ed.ac.uk/conferences/experimental_arch08/  

November 16, 2008 (since 13th January, 2008). Exhibition: Models of beauty. Masterpieces in plaster. Place: Rijksmuseum van Oudheden, Rapenburg 28, 2311 EW, Leiden, The Netherlands. INFORMATION: http://www.rmo.nl/english/exhibitions/models-of-beauty , http://www.rmo.nl/bezoek/adres–entree

November 16, 2008 (since October 16th). Exhibition: Bronze Age Westphalia (in parallel to the APRAB + LWL-AfW conference on “Bronze Age Funerary Landscapes”.  Place: LWL-Museum für Archäologie, Europaplatz 1, D-44623 Herne. Contact: Tel. (49) 1520 935 9005 or (49) 2323 946.280 INFORMATION: www.landesmuseum-herne.de    

November 18, 2008. Lecture: Alexandria in the Age of Augustus: The View from Cleopatra’s Palace (via Green Mummifiers). Time: 19:00. Place: ASCSA, Cotsen Hall, 9 Anapiron Polemou, 106 76 Athens. Presented by: American School of Classical Studies at Athens. Speaker: Professor Peter van Minnen. 

November 19-22, 2008. ASOR Annual Meeting: From Censure to Acceptance: Women Archaeologists in Near Eastern Archaeology. Place: Westin, Waterfront Hotel, Boston, USA. Organizers: ASOR (American Schools of Oriental Research). INFORMATION: http://www.asor.org/AM/am.html  

November 20-21, 2008. Sixth biennial University Museums in Scotland Conference: The Contentious Museum. Place: Aberdeen, Great Britain. Time: Organizers: INFORMATION: http://www.museumethnographersgroup.org.uk/?p=news&n_id=43  

November 24, 2008. Upper House Seminar: Ethnicity and class in a late Ottoman port city. The merchants of Salonica, 1870-1912. Time: 17:30-19:30. Place: British School at Athens, Upper House. Speaker: Mr. Paris Papamichos-Chronakis (University of Crete).  

November 25, 2008. Lecture: Ottoman-Venetian Cooperation in Post-War (1463-1478) Morea. Time: 19:00. Place: ASCSA, Cotsen Hall, 9 Anapiron Polemou, 106 76 Athens. Presented by: Gennadius Library, American School of Classical Studies at Athens. Speaker: Dr. Diana Gillialand Wright. Contact phone number: 210-72.10.536 (ext. 101) 

November 27-29, 2008. Conference: Death, Burial and the Transition to the Afterlife in the Arabia and the Adjacent Regions”. Place: Stevenson Lecture Theatre, the British Museum. INFORMATION: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/archaeology/research/conf_death.php, http://www.societyforarabianstudies.org/dbconf08.shtml

November 30, 2008 (since 20th April, 2008). Exhibition: Die Wikinger. Place: Kunsthalle Leoben, Kirchgasse 6, Leoben, Austria. Time: Monday-Sunday: 11:00-15:00. INFORMATION: http://www.leoben.at/