Jonathan M. Hall has co-organized an international conference, "The Connected Iron Age: Interregional Networks in the Eastern Mediterranean, 900–600 BCE," on January 12–13, 2018. It will be held at the Franke Institute for the Humanities, Regenstein Library, 1100 East 57th Street, Chicago, IL, 60637. If you need assistance to attend this event, please contact James Fuller Osborne at

Hall is the Phyllis Fay Horton Distinguished Service Professor in the Humanities and professor of history, classics, and the College. Osborne is assistant professor of Anatolian archaeology in the Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations.