For Immediate Release: November 18, 2010
Contact: Marilyn Guida, 915-755-4332
Chinese Interactions with Inner Asia and Beyond before the Silk Road
By Ken Hammond, Ph.D.
Sunday, November 21, 2010, 3:00 pm
Presented by the El Paso Archaeological Society
in partnership with the El Paso Museum of Archaeology
Location: El Paso Museum of Archaeology
4301 Transmountain Road, El Paso 79924
Professor Ken Hammond’s talk will examine recent archaeological evidence from China and Inner Asia which suggests that there was extensive interaction between these zones well before the period generally associated with the rise of the Silk Road trade around the 2nd century BCE.
Dr. Hammond is Professor of East Asian history and Director of the Confucius Institute at
New Mexico State University.
Information: 915-755-4332; email@example.com
Please use the following caption with the attached photograph:
Photo portrait of Ken Hammond, Ph.D.