2011–2012 Membership Lectures—rev·o·lu·tions2011–2012 Membership Lectures—rev·o·lu·tionsOne of the protestors waving the Egyptian Flag during the protests in Tahrir Square, Cairo, February 2011, photograph by Jonathan Rashad, licensed through Wikipedia.

2011–2012 Membership Lectures


Lectures take place at the New Mexico History Museum Auditorium, at 6:30 pm (use the Washington Avenue entrance, behind the Palace of the Governors) in downtown Santa Fe, at 6:30 pm. Admission is free for SAR Members and $10 for non-members.

Past 2011–2012 Membership Lectures
Out of Many Lecture
Thursday, April 26, 2012, 6:30–7:30 pm, FREE for SAR members • $10 for nonmembers The First American Civil War: The Revolution Alan Taylor Pulitzer Prize winner Alan Taylor presents a colorful talk on the American Revolution, our first Civil War.
Kapa Haka (Officer Tuamaha) Lecture
Thursday, March 1, 2012, 6:30–7:30 pm, FREE for SAR members • $10 for nonmembers Pride, Prejudice, and Power: Indigenous Arts Movements at Home and Abroad Nancy Marie Mithlo The display, circulation, and consumption of American Indian arts has radically changed with the advent of new technologies, enhanced mobility, and awakened political sensibilities.
Piltdown Committee Lecture
Thursday, February 9, 2012, 6:30–7:30 pm, FREE for SAR members • $10 for non-members The Fossil Chronicles: Revolutions in Paleoanthropology Dean Falk Dr. Dean Falk compares two momentous discoveries to illustrate the twists, turns, competition, and passions that have always characterized research on human origins.
Arrowheads made of antler tines from an Early Copper Age settlement Lecture
Thursday, December 1, 2011, 6:30–7:30 pm, FREE for SAR members • $10 for non-members Revolutions: The Age of Metal and the Evolution of European Civilization William Parkinson The evolution of agricultural villages in Europe, from their beginning in the Neolithic through their fluorescence during the Bronze Age, is the subject of this illustrated lecture.
Revolutionary mural in downtown Cairo, March 2011 Lecture
Thursday, October 6, 2011, 6:30–7:30 pm, FREE for SAR members • $10 for non-members Creativity and Revolution: Egypt at a Crossroads Jessica Winegar Dr. Winegar presents a look at the creative expressions of a revolution that shook the world.

Past Membership Lecture Series
2009–2010 Membership Lectures—The Visual & the Virtual: Rendering Humanity Visible2010–2011 Membership LecturesThe Visual & the Virtual: Rendering Humanity Visible
Capuchin Monkey2009–2010 Membership LecturesPirates, Primates, and Prosperity: New Insights on Wealth

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