Dr. Esther Jacobson-Tepfer, professor emeritus of Art History at the University of Oregon will give a lecture on ancient Mongolian steppe rock art.
DATE: Wed., January 25
TIME: 6:00 - 7:00pm
LOCATION: PSU Art Building, room 200 (2000 SW 5th Ave)
FREE and open to the public
Dr.Jacobson-Tepfer's current research focuses on rock art sites of the Mongolian Altai and their implications for our knowledge of paleo-environment, ancient economies, and the organization of society in the Bronze and Early Iron Ages.
Since 1994 Dr. Jacobson-Tepfer has been collaborating with Russian and Mongolian colleagues on a project located in the Mongolian Altay and has focuesed on understanding the cultural ecology of the ancient Altay region. For more info see http://darkwing.uoregon.edu/~altay/