A Tale of Two Sunken Harbor Cities: The Harbors of Athens and Corinth

AIA Central Arizona Society February lecture
Speaker: Bjørn Lovén, Saxo Institute at the University of Copenhagen

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 (PhD) 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. Lovén is an AIA Kress Lecturer for 2016-2017.

Department: 
School of International Letters and Cultures
Contact: 
Murphy Mcgary
Phone: 
480-965-4674
Location: 
Benedictine University, Community Room, Mesa
Price: 
Free