This talk will be held at the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies’ Rome Auditorium. The auditorium is located at 1619 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC. Here’s a link to a map on Google.com to help you find your way.
In Dr. O’Connor’s lecture, entitled “Mysteries of Abydos: Excavating and Saving the Monuments of Egypt’s Earliest Pharaohs,” he will describe the revealing discoveries that are being made about these enigmatic monuments to Egypt’s earliest kings; their documentation and preservation; and the intensive conservation and stabilization program that will assure the survival of the greatest of them for the next 5000 years and more.
For more details, please visit the page on ARCEDC.org for this event: https://arcedc.wordpress.com/september-2011-egyptology-lecture/