Dr. Sarah Kielt Costello - Object Biography: Engaging the Public with Stories of the Past


WHEN: March 30th

TIME: 4:00PM

WHEREUH Main Campus, Agnes Arnold Hall, 210 / 3553 Cullen Boulevard, Houston, TX 77204-3000

Come join the UH Center for Public History for a CPH Lecture Series Event with Dr. Sarah Kielt Costello. Dr. Costello is an Associate Professor of Art History, UH Clear Lake. She will be presenting on her research regarding the social contexts of visual and material culture,  museums, and how people store and communicate ideas through objects - especially in the early periods of the Ancient Near East.

Dr. Costello is a project leader of a collaborative research initiative with Houston’s Menil Collection, focused on the art of the ancient Mediterranean world. She has conducted field research in Cyprus, Turkey, Israel, and Greece, and in 2013 studied in Greece as a Fulbright Fellow in the summer session at the American School of Classical Studies.

CONTACT wtjacks2@central.uh.edu FOR MORE INFORMATION & TO RSVP

8costello_cphlecture.jpg