Geographical Society of Philadelphia

Border Crossings

Join us to explore people, places, and cultures that are in the news!

Border Crossings aims to humanize people and places around the world through substantive presentations and conversations with those intimate with the cultures. To encourage active discussion and meaningful dialogue, these events are limited to 25 people. Casual setting, cash bar.

img_7389Border Crossings is hosted by archaeologist and GSP board member, Jill Weber, PhD. Jill worked in Syria for over 15 years, and also excavated in Turkey, Armenia, and Oman. She currently is involved in projects in Iraq and Italy. In addition to her archaeological work, Jill owns 3 restaurants in Philadelphia: Jet Wine Bar, Rex 1516, and Cafe Ynez.
All events take place at Jet Wine Bar, 1525 South St in Philly, unless otherwise noted.