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Joukowsky Institute for Archaeology



Joukowsky Institute for Archaeology & the Ancient World
Brown University
Box 1837 / 60 George Street
Providence, RI 02912
Telephone: (401) 863-3188
Fax: (401) 863-9423

Chorus Duty (Please sign up for at least for two weeks- and Please make sure each week does not get crowdier than 7-8 people)

Week 3. (September 22) After 9/11: Monuments and Memorials

Week 4. (September 29) Sharing the past: Collective memory

Week 5. (October 6) Archaeologies of Memory: Presence of the Past

Week 6. (October 13) The idea of the archive: Babylonian archaeologists of the Mesopotamian past

Week 7. (October 20) Landscapes of Greece: monuments and memorable places

Week 8. (October 27) Iconoclasm: destruction as performance of memory.

Week 9. (November 3) Ayodhya: the contested place of memory, history, identity, violence

Week 10. (November 10) Spolia: use, re-use and abuse of the architectural fragment from Byzantium to Berlin wall

Week 11. (November 17) Place and memory: Ruins, abandoned places, haunted memories

Week 13. (December 1) Cities of memory, urban space, nostalgia and heritage: the case of post-civil war Beirut