Public Events

Admission to the ISAW Lecture Hall closes 10 minutes after the scheduled start time.

All lectures are free and open to the public
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Lecture Series

October 16, 6:00 PM

Life in a Multicultural Society: The Jewish Community of Elephantine in Egypt under Persian Rule

J.H.F. Dijkstra
University of Ottawa


October 30, 6:00 PM

Portraits of the Ptolemies: Greek Kings as Egyptian Pharaohs

Paul E. Stanwick
Independent Scholar

NOTICE: Due to the overwhelming interest in our lecture series, we have reached capacity for the October 30th lecture presented by Paul Stanwick at 6pm.  To be added to the waiting list, please send all rsvp's to or call 212.992.7818

If you are attending, please plan to arrive at least fifteen minutes prior to the scheduled start time to ensure a seat.  At 5:55pm all unclaimed seats will be assigned to visitors on the waiting list.


December 4, 6:00 PM

The History of the Ptolemaic Collection at the Brooklyn Museum

Edward Bleiberg
Brooklyn Museum