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Upcoming events from our Cairo Center, U.S. chapters and partner museums and institutions

OCTOBER 2018

Looking for Khufu in Heit el-Ghurab: Reporting on Ancient Egypt Research Associates’ field season at the Wall of the Crow

Tuesday, October 2, 2018, at 7:00 p.m.

Mark Lehner, Ancient Egypt Research Associates

University of Washington, Room Smith 211

Chapter: Northwest

 

Ancient Egyptian Furniture: From the earliest examples to those "wonderful things" of the New Kingdom

Saturday, October 13, 2018

Geoffrey Killen

Chapter: Illinois

 

Update on Theban Tomb 16

Friday, October 19, 2018, at 7:00 p.m.

Suzanne Onstine, University of Memphis

Southern Methodist University, Fondren Science Building, Room 123

Chapter: North Texas

 

Ancient Egyptian Furniture: From the Earliest Examples to Those “Wonderful Things” of the New Kingdom

Saturday, October 20, 2018, at 3:30 p.m.

Geoffrey Killen, Independent Scholar

University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia

Chapter: Pennsylvania

 

Ambassador of Ramses II Puts a New Face on Ancient Egyptian Diplomacy

Sunday, October 21, 2018, at 3:00 p.m.

Alain Zivie, French National Center for Science Research, Paris

University of California, Berkeley, Barrows Hall, Room 20

Chapter: Northern California

 

NOVEMBER 2018

Evidence for the Ritual Activity in the Predynastic Settlement at el-Mahâsna

Saturday, November 3, 2018

David Anderson, University of Wisconsin - La Crosse

Chapter: Illinois

 

ARCE Update and Talk

Saturday, November 3, 2018, at 7:00 p.m.

Betsy Bryan, Johns Hopkins University & Jane Zimmerman, American Research Center in Egypt

Southern Methodist University, Fondren Science Building, Room 123

Chapter: North Texas

 

Islamic Cairo, 641-2018: The Locale of Power

Wednesday, November 7, 2018, at 7:00 p.m.

Jere Bacharach

University of Washington, Room Smith 211

Chapter: Northwest

 

Watery Landscapes of Ancient Egypt, Their Depiction, and Why They Mattered

Saturday, November 17, 2018, at 3:30 p.m.

John Baines, University of Oxford

University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia

Chapter: Pennsylvania

 

DECEMBER 2018

Understanding Ancient Egyptian Comics: Conversations, Quarrels, and Songs in Ancient Egyptian Tombs

Saturday, December 8, 2018, at 3:30 p.m.

Steve Harvey, Ahmose and Tetisheri Project

University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia

Chapter: Pennsylvania

 

The Deified Dead in the Pyramid Age

Sunday, December 9, 2018, at 3:00 p.m.

Julia Troche, Missouri State University

University of California, Berkeley, Barrows Hall, Room 20

Chapter: Northern California

 

JANUARY 2019

Exploring Egyptology Through Technology: An Interactive Session

Thursday, January 17, 2018, at 7:00 p.m.

Katherine Law

Chapter: Northwest

 

FEBRUARY 2019

Filling Mut’s Temple with Statues: Who put them there, where did they put them, and what do they mean?

Thursday, February 7, 2018, at 7:00 p.m.

Betsy Bryan, Johns Hopkins University

University of Washington

Executive Director Jane Zimmerman will give an update on ARCE.

Chapter: Northwest

 

MARCH 2019

Revelation of the Mysteries of Osiris, Lord of Abydos: The Secret Rituals of Reviving a Murdered God

Tuesday, March 26, 2018, at 7:00 p.m.

Bryan Kraemer

University of Washington

Chapter: Northwest

 

MAY 2019

The Future of Egypt’s Past: The Theban Mapping Projects Site Conservation and Management in the Valley of the Kings

Thursday, May 9, 2018, at 7:00 p.m.

Kent Weeks

University of Washington

Chapter: Northwest

 

 

ONGOING EXHIBITIONS

Divine Felines: Cats of Ancient Egypt

February 10 - November 11, 2018

Michael C. Carlos Museum

 

King Tut: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh

March 24, 2018 - January 6, 2019

California Science Center 

 

Nedjemankh and His Gilded Coffin

July 20, 2018 - April 21, 2019

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

ANNUAL MEETING

Join one of the largest gatherings of Egyptologists and enthusiasts in the world, April 12-14, 2019, in Old Town, Alexandria, Virginia.

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