AIA Lecture: "Heads Of State: Deviant Burial And Ancestrality In Archaic Sicily"

Emma Buckingham
Zoom lecture

Prof. Emma is a Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Ancient Mediterranean Studies at Mizzou. Her focus is on the Early Iron Age and Archaic periods, primarily the Greek diaspora in South Italy and Sicily. Affiliated interests include the archaeology of identity, network theory, culture contact in the western Mediterranean, and theoretical perspectives on Greek and local Sicilian foundations. She is also interested in the development of Greek civic buildings, especially in the Archaic period.

If you would like to attend, please register via the link below:

Admission is currently capped at 50 individuals but we will raise that number if need be. We will send all registered attendees a Zoom link for the talk via email on October 15th, and a reminder on the day of the talk (Thursday, Oct. 22, 2020)

There will be a Q & A session following the talk, but this will be managed by one of the event moderators.


This talk is sponsored by the Central Missouri Society of the AIA and the Department of Ancient Mediterranean Studies. It was previously scheduled but was postponed in response to COVID-19.





Morgantina, Sicily