Monday, February 4, 2008

The Looting of the Baghdad Museum

The Archaeological Institute of America, Houston Society has an interesting lecture scheduled for Thursday, February 14 (yes, Valentine's Day!), 7 pm, The Hilton Hotel, University of Houston, 4800 Calhoun.

Dr. Donny George Youkhanna, Former Director of the Baghdad Museum will be talking about "The Looting of the Baghdad Museum: A Loss of a Nation's Memory".

He will speak about the fate of the Museum and its collection of priceless artifacts that have been lost.

Tickets: 281-497-7382 or at AIA-HOUSTON.COM

Coffee and Dessert Reception to follow at 8:30 pm.

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