Past Events

This is an archive of past events at AUR - you can filter these by 'associated academic program' using the drop-down list above.

Robben Island, situated 8km off the coast of Cape Town, or Mother City as it is affectionately known, is unmistakably etched into the horizon and ‘visible’ in more ways than one to the local, as well as visiting eye.

9 Nov 2017, 19:00
Via Pietro Roselli, 16

Fabrizia LanzaFabrizia Lanza is the owner and director of the Anna Tasca Lanza Cooking School located on her family’s 200-year-old agricultural estate in the heart of Sicily.

6 Nov 2017, 19:00
Via Pietro Roselli, 16

October 26-29, 2017, University of Copenhagen 

26 Oct 2017, 8:45
Karen Blixens Plads 8

Are the Rebel Alliance headquarters on Yavin 4 similar to the Mayan pyramids? Should the crumbling film sets of Tataouine that still stand in the Tunisian desert be considered an archaeological monument?

19 Oct 2017, 19:00
Via Pietro Roselli, 16

Louise Schofield has been working in Ethiopia since 2006, directing archaeological, conservation and development projects in that extraordinary country.  The search for the Queen of Sheba brought her to her current site in Tigray, northeastern Ethiopia.

17 Oct 2017, 19:00
Via Pietro Roselli, 4

Judith Baumel is a poet, critic and translator.  She is Professor of English and was Founding Director of the Creative Writing Program at Adelphi University.  She lectures on modern and contemporary American poetry at Oxford University, UK.  A former director of the Poetry Society of America, her

16 Oct 2017, 19:00
Via Pietro Roselli, 16

An international conference to focus on the reception of Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio da Urbino, Urbino 1483 – Rome 1520) and the history of collections will draw together scholars of collecting and history of taste with curators of the main collections of Raphael’s paintings and drawings in both Italy and abroad.

The conference, organised by Sybille Ebert-Schifferer and Claudia La Malfa, will be held at the Bibliotheca Hertziana, Max-Planck-Institut für Kunstgeschichte, Rome, and at the American University of Rome.

13 Oct 2017, 9:00
Via Pietro Roselli, 16

A public forum introducing an international effort to recreate in digital form the remarkable private book collection of Count Leopoldo Cicognara (1767-1834)

Speakers:

5 Oct 2017, 15:00
Via Pietro Roselli, 16

Christopher PrescottThe dynamic demographics of Northern Europe should encourage  archaeology and heritage to re-examine narratives and practices.

4 Oct 2017, 19:00
Via Pietro Roselli, 16

Brady Blade is an American rock, pop and country drummer, record producer and composer.

28 Sep 2017, 19:00
Via Ulisse Seni, 5