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An academic symposium inspired by the exhibition Scenes from the Stone Age: The Cave Paintings of Lascaux on view now at The Field Museum in Chicago until September 8, 2013.

PROGRAM



MAY 17
Presentation of papers
10:30 am–5:00 pm
Montgomery Ward Lecture Hall

Jean Clottes, Former General Inspector for Archaeology, French Ministry of Culture
Jean-Jacques Hublin, Professor and Director, Department of Human Evolution, Max Planck Institute, Leipzig
Robert D. Martin, A. Watson Armour III Curator of Biological Anthropology, The Field Museum
William A. Parkinson, Associate Curator of Eurasian Anthropology, The Field Museum
Catherine Perlès, Professor Emeritus of Ethnology, Institut Universitaire de France, Université Paris X
James Phillips, Professor Emeritus of Anthropology, University of Illinois at Chicago and The Field Museum

Exhibition viewing
5:00–6:00 pm

Cocktail reception
5:30–6:30 pm
west entrance lobby


MAY 18

Keynote address & Book signing "Lascaux and Gabillou:Masterpieces of the Twin Caves"
1:00–2:00 pm
James Simpson Theater

Jean Clottes, Former General Inspector for Archaeology, French Ministry of Culture

Registration is free but required; seating is limited. Please reply to Margaret Neeley by May 9:
(312) 665-7141 or mneeley@fieldmuseum.org.

Supported by the Cultural Service and the French Office for Science and Technology at the Consulate General of France in Chicago.

The Field Museum of Chicago 1400 S. Lake Shore Drive Chicago, IL 60605-2496

Caves, Science, and Art at the Dawn of Humanity

When
May 17 - 18, 2013
Where
The Field Museum of Chicago
1400 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60605-2496

An academic symposium inspired by the exhibition Scenes from the Stone Age: The Cave Paintings of Lascaux on view now at The Field Museum in Chicago until September 8, 2013.

PROGRAM



MAY 17
Presentation of papers
10:30 am–5:00 pm
Montgomery Ward Lecture Hall

Jean Clottes, Former General Inspector for Archaeology, French Ministry of Culture
Jean-Jacques Hublin, Professor and Director, Department of Human Evolution, Max Planck Institute, Leipzig
Robert D. Martin, A. Watson Armour III Curator of Biological Anthropology, The Field Museum
William A. Parkinson, Associate Curator of Eurasian Anthropology, The Field Museum
Catherine Perlès, Professor Emeritus of Ethnology, Institut Universitaire de France, Université Paris X
James Phillips, Professor Emeritus of Anthropology, University of Illinois at Chicago and The Field Museum

Exhibition viewing
5:00–6:00 pm

Cocktail reception
5:30–6:30 pm
west entrance lobby


MAY 18

Keynote address & Book signing "Lascaux and Gabillou:Masterpieces of the Twin Caves"
1:00–2:00 pm
James Simpson Theater

Jean Clottes, Former General Inspector for Archaeology, French Ministry of Culture

 

Registration is free but required; seating is limited. Please reply to Margaret Neeley by May 9:
(312) 665-7141 or mneeley@fieldmuseum.org.

Supported by the Cultural Service and the French Office for Science and Technology at the Consulate General of France in Chicago.

 

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