The American Research Center in Egypt (ARCE)-DC Chapter
If you love anything to do with Ancient Egypt, this website is the place for you! ARCE-DC offers monthly lectures by noted scholars as well as seminars, social events, tours, and museums trips, all focused on Ancient Egypt. Come meet and join others who share the same passion.
ARCE-DC is the largest Chapter of ARCE-- one of 13 Chapters in the United States.
Our lectures are open to the public.
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The 2016-2017 Speaker Series is almost here!
Join us at our next Event:
Friday September 16th:
"Armed and Dangerous: An Iconography of Protective Middle and New Kingdom Demons"
by Kasia Szpakowska, Swansea University, Wales
For more information click here.
More great speakers to come:
Friday, October 14th: Dr. Emily Teeter- Predynastic Crafts and Consumerism
Friday, November 4th: Dr. Renee Friedman- Recent Discoveries from Hierakonpolis
January 27, 2017: Dr. Jacco Dieleman- Osiris in the Late Period
February, 2017: T.B.A.
March 17, 2017: Dr. Jim Allan- What's up with Tut?
April, 2017: Workshop with Colleen Manasa Darnell
May, 2017: Fundraiser Event
June 9, 2017: Dr. Anna Boozer- Amhaida Excavations
**Our Friday evening lectures will now be held in Alexandria**
505 East Braddock Rd., Alexandria, VA 22314
Across the street from Braddock road Metro station.
This is the same location as our workshop and Fundraiser this past spring.
In 2012, ARCE-DC established this program whereby a member can sponsor a speaker's honorarium, travel costs, and/or host a speaker for a home stay (usually one night). Also, sponsoring the cost of the venue rental is welcome. Should you be interested in sponsoring a speaker or the venue rental in one or more of these ways, please let our President know at email@example.com.
President: Carol Boyer
Vice-President: Mike Matsko
Treasurer: Michael Lovellette, PhD
Board Members: Craig Boyer, PhD; Elizabeth Hart