AIA Central Arizona Society February Lecture
Title: A Tale of Two Sunken Harbor Cities: The Harbors of Athens and Corinth
Speaker: Bjørn Lovén, Saxo Institute at the University of Copenhagen
When and Where: Thursday, February 23, 2017, 6pm, Benedictine University Community Room, Mesa Campus, 225 E Main St, Mesa AZ.
Free and Open to the Public
Professor Bjørn Lovén is a Research Associate with the Saxo Institute at the University of Copenhagen and he holds his degrees from the University of London (Ph.D.) and Aarhus University. His areas of specialty are the archaeology of ancient harbors and submerged sites: he is director of the Zea Harbour Project at ancient Piraeus in Greece, co-director of the Lechaion Harbour Project in Corinth, Greece, and has done extensive fieldwork at underwater and harbor sites around the Mediterranean. Professor Lovén is an AIA Kress Lecturer for 2016/2017.
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