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Egyptian World Seminar Series

The Egyptian World Seminar Series, supported by the Mulvey Fund, presents recent research relating to Egyptology.

The series attracts speakers from around Britain and the EU who cover all aspects of Egyptology such as anthropology, archaeology, philology and museum studies.

The seminars are usually followed by a reception from 6–7 pm.

 

Egyptian World Seminar Series Oct 10, 2018 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM McDonald Institute Seminar Room,
Gemma Tully (University of Cambridge) - What's the point of Collaborative Archaeology and Heritage Practice?: Case studies from Egypt and Sudan
Egyptian World Seminar Series Oct 31, 2018 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM McDonald Institute Seminar Room,
Ben Hison (V&A) - Forgotten treasures: Collecting Ancient Egypt at the Victoria and Albert Museum
Egyptian World Seminar Series Nov 14, 2018 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM McDonald Institute Seminar Room,
Daniel Soliman (British Museum) - Circulating Artefacts: A cross-platform alliance against the looting and trafficking of pharaonic antiquities
Egyptian World Seminar Series Nov 28, 2018 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM South Lecture Room, Department of Archaeology, North Building, Downing Street,
Rennan Lemos (University of Cambridge) - Nubian shabtis for the Nubians. Reassessing the role of foreign objects in mortuary assemblages in Sudan during the New Kingdom and and Ana Tavares (University of Cambridge) - title tbc
Egyptian World Seminar Series Jan 16, 2019 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street,
Anders Bettum (Oslo Museum) - Private Coffins from the Amarna Period
Egyptian World Seminar Series Feb 06, 2019 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street,
Kara Cooney (UCLA) - Title tbc: 18th/19th Dynasty coffins from the Royal Cache
Egyptian World Seminar Series Feb 20, 2019 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street,
Joanne Rowland (University of Edinburgh) - Contextualising the 'Wadi el-Gamal' within the Neolithic of Merimde Beni Salama (Nile Delta)

Upcoming events

SCIENCE FESTIVAL: Skeletons in the closet at St John’s

Mar 23, 2019

St John's College Old Library, St John's College, CB2 1TP

SCIENCE FESTIVAL: Rising Stars

Mar 24, 2019

Cambridge Academy for Science and Technology, Robinson Way (Close to the Junction of Robinson Way and Long Road), CB2 0SZ

Field Archaeology: Methods and Mayhem

Mar 25, 2019

McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street

Big Data in Archaeology: Practicalities and Possibilities

Mar 27, 2019

McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street

Later European Prehistory Group

Apr 03, 2019

West Building Seminar Room

Cambridge Archaeological Field Group

Apr 03, 2019

McDonald Institute Seminar Room

Garrod Research Seminars

Apr 25, 2019

McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street

Upcoming events

An Oral History of the McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research