RIDGWAY LECTURES OF THE AIA PUGET SOUND SOCIETY (FORMERLY THE SEATTLE SOCIETY)


1992       Brunilde Ridgway (Bryn Mawr College): "Figures on Rooftops: Greek Akroterial Sculptures"


1993       Andrew Stewart (Berkeley): "Ancient Greek Nudity and the Rhetoric of Praise"


1994       Larissa Bonfante (NYU): "Etruscan Sexuality and Art"


1995       Jerome Pollitt (Yale): "The Plan of the Athenian Acropolis"


1996       James Packer (Northwestern): "Querying the Mute Stones: The Adventure of Reconstructing Trajan's Forum in Rome"


1997       Sarah Morris (UCLA): "From Ephesus to Athens: Cult Images of Artemis and Athena"


1998       John Pedley (Michigan): "Sacred Space and Sacred Action: Theater and Festival in Ancient Athens"


1999       Mary Sturgeon (UNC-Chapel Hill): "The Theater Facade at Corinth: Art and Politics on the Scaenae Frons"


2000       Sue Alcock (Michigan): "The Archaeology of the Second Sophistic"


2001       Ian Morris (Stanford): "How the Good Life Got Better in Ancient Greece: Economic Growth, 800-300 BCE"


2002       Katherine Dunbabin (McMaster): "The Language of Status in Late Antique Art"


2003       Stephen Miller (Berkeley): "The Ancient Stadium at Nemea and the Revival of the Nemean Games: The Contemporary Social Relevance of Classical Archaeology"


2004       Richard Brilliant (Columbia): "Severan Dynastic Politics: The Complexity of Alleged Family Relationships"


2005       Mary T. Boatwright (Duke University): "Antonine Rome: Security in the Homeland"


2006       Kim Hartswick (City University of New York): "Ancient Roman Gardens: From Vegetables to Vanities"


2007       Crawford Greenewalt (Berkeley): "Votive Offerings at Sardis from Lydian to Roman Times: Problems in the Archaeological Record"


2008/09  John Oleson (Victoria): "Arena sine calce: Building Disasters, Incompetent Architects, and Construction Fraud in Ancient Rome"


2009/10  Jeffrey Hurwit (Oregon): "The Uses of the Past on the Athenian Acropolis"


2010/11  Bettina Bergmann (Mount Holyoke College): "Voluptuous Possessions: Revisiting the Villas at Boscoreale"


2011/12  Christopher Hallett (Berkeley): "The Archaic Style in the Eyes of Ancient and Modern Viewers"


2012/13  Richard Talbert (UNC-Chapel Hill): "The Magnificent Peutinger Map"


2013/14  Barbara Kellum (Smith): "Family Affairs: A New Interpretation of the Porticus of Octavia and Its Neighbors in Augustan Rome"


2014/15  Elizabeth Barber (Occidental): "Penelope and the Origins of Greek Art"


2015/16  John W. I. Lee (UC Santa Barbara): "Warfare in Ancient Persia, 550-330 BC"


2016/17  Guy Hedreen (Williams): Title TBA