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Herod the Great - Scoundrel, Survivor, Genius

  • November 11, 2017
  • 4:00 PM
  • November 12, 2017
  • 5:15 PM
  • La Sierra University, 4500 Riverwalk Parkway, Riverside CA, 92505
World Affairs Council is proud to invite its participants to the

9th Annual Archaeology Discovery Weekend
Sponsored by
The Center for Near Eastern Archaeology at La Sierra University


Herod the Great
Scoundrel, Survivor, Genius

Cost: presentations and discussions free
Banquet: $50 per/person
Kids Dig: $5

Schedule:
November 11
Illustrated presentations/discussions 4:00 - 5:30 pm
(live streamed at
ZSBlive.com)
Bedouin Hospitality Tent
"Roman" Banquet

November 12

Illustrated presentations/discussions 1:00 - 5:15 pm
(live streamed at ZSBlive.com)
Kids Dig, Hands-on displays and activities
See the attached program for event details
2017 ADW Program for Print.pdf


Locations:

Center for Near Eastern Archaeology &
Zapara School of Business
La Sierra University

4500 Riverwalk Parkway, Riverside CA, 92505

Herod the Great was a complicated, ruthless ruler who governed by means of tyrannical brutality; as a politically savvy survivor and connoisseur of great taste; as an ingenius architect and monumental builder at places like first-century Jerusalem, Caesarea Maritima, Herodium, Masada, and Machaerus.

Leading world authorities on Herod the Great from Israel and Hungary as well as the United States will be speaking. The conference sessions will look not only the art and architecture of Herod's time but also at the way King Herod survived intense Middle Eastern political turmoil. Understanding this history provides key insights into Roman era politics and society as well as modern issues in the Middle East.

Speakers include Jodi Magness
(U. North Carolina), Andrea Berlin (Boston U.), David Mevorach (Israel Museum), Barbara Burrell (U. Cincinnati), Gyz Vörös (Hungarian Academy of Arts), and Dawn Acevedo (La Sierra U.)

Download and share the flier
2017_ADW_POSTER_FINAL.pdf


CONTACT
World Affairs Council of
Inland Southern California
11161 Anderson St., Suite 105-PMB 10009
Loma Linda, CA 92354

Office Phone: 909-558-7446
wacinlandsocal@gmail.com