Unless otherwise noted, all events are held at
1:30 p.m. at Bowers Museum, Norma Kershaw Auditorium, Santa Ana, California (map).
Parking is $6.00 in the Museum lot.

Please check this page frequently, as our schedule is subject to change.


2014 Member Event

October 18

ARCE Members-only Tour of Getty Conservation Labs

In-person registration opens at Saturday, July 19 lecture.

Registration for this event is now CLOSED. All positions have been filled.

2014 Speaker Schedule

November 8

Dr. Lorelei Corcoran, University of Memphis

"Why Gild the Lily? The Use of Color in Ancient Egypt"

Sponsored by Debra Moore

More information

December 13

Dr. Janice Kamrin, Metropolitan Museum of Art

"The Registrars at the Egyptian Museum, Cairo: Past, Present, and Future"

More information

2015 Speaker Schedule

January 10

Dr. Kara Cooney, UCLA

"Hatshepsut: The Woman Who Would be King" + Book Signing

February 14

Dr. Nicholas Reeves, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

"The Gold Throne of King Tutankhamun"

Sponsored by Lauralee Barton & Bette Quinn 

March 21

Dr. Nigel Strudwick, The University of Memphis

"Who Were the Tomb Robbers of Thebes?"

May 9

Dr. Gregory Marouard, Oriental Institute, University of Chicago

"Wadi el-Jarf, the Harbor of King Khufu on the Red Sea Coast"

July 11

Dr. J. Brett McClain, The Epigraphic Survey, University of Chicago

"Chicago House, Luxor – News from the Field"

August 8

Dr. Betsy Bryan, The Johns Hopkins University

Topic: "TBD"

Sponsored by Clinton & Carol Owen

September 12

Dr. Rita Lucarelli, University of California, Berkeley

"Demonology in Ancient Egypt"

October 10

Dr. Peter Piccione, College of Charleston

"Terraforming the Nile Valley: The Ancient Egyptians as the Earliest Environmental Engineers"

November 14

Dr. Stephen Harvey, Stony Brook University

"Before Hatshepsut: Three Generations of Royal Women at the Birth of the New Kingdom"




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