Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Tennessee lecture on Roman fort at Yotvata

TODAY AT THE UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE: Archaeology Lecture Series Explores Roman Fort in Israel October 27.
Gwyn Davies, an expert on Roman siege warfare, will discuss the Roman fort of Yotvata during a lecture on Tuesday, October 27.

Davies, an associate professor of history at Florida International University, will speak at 7:30 p.m. in the auditorium of the McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture, 1327 Circle Park Drive.

His lecture, which is free and open to the public, is titled “The Late Roman Fort at Yotvata, Israel.” It is the third lecture in the series organized by the East Tennessee Society of the Archaeological Institute of America and the McClung Museum.