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      February 26, 2019

      Tuesday   9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

      100 Queens Park
      Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C6

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      ROM Ideas: Research Colloquium

      February 26, 9am - 5 pm
      FREE with RSVP

      Join us for the Annual ROM Ideas Research Colloquium and Vaughan Lecture, a thought-provoking one-day event highlighting our ongoing research and recent discoveries. Join ROM curators from diverse fields exploring the intersections of Art, Culture, and Nature, as we take you into the ROM's laboratory and collections and to the field. Fifteen-minute presentations delivered by our curatorial staff feature a wide array of topics.

      This free program begins at 8:45 am in the Signy & Cléophée Eaton Theatre. Attendees should enter though the President's Choice School Entrance (south side of the building). Museum admission is not included.

      Doors open at 8:15 AM

      This year's Vaughan Lecture feature presentation is Archaeology of, in, and for a Modern World. In this lecture, ROM Curator Craig Cipolla draws upon his recent research in New England and the Great Lakes to address archaeology’s role in contemporary society. From studying histories of settler colonialism, capitalism, and cultural plurality to effecting change in the discipline of archaeology so that it speaks to a broader set of concerns, interests, and needs, Dr. Cipolla’s work seeks to use the study of the past to help transform the present and future.

      The Vaughan Lecture is a separately ticketed program.

      Cost: Free - FREE with RSVP

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