UNCG Campus Weekly

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The bioarchaeology of Petra

Photo of the Monastery, Petra, Jordan, by the American Colony Jerusalem Photo Department, ca. 1910The ancient city of Petra, carved from red-colored rock, stirs the imagination of many. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, it is Jordan’s most visited tourist site.

Dr. Megan Perry (East Carolina University) will give the talk “The Bioarchaeology of Petra” Friday, Feb. 6, at 4 p.m. in Graham 424.

The talk is sponsored by the UNCG Department of Anthropology.

Visual: Public domain. Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic license. The Monastery, Petra, Jordan, by the American Colony Jerusalem Photo Department, ca. 1910