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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)
Egyptian World Seminar Series May 08, 2019 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM McDonald Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street,
Laurent Coulon, (EPHE/PSL/AOROC) - The Pantheon of the Osirian Chapels at Karnak
Egyptian World Seminar Series May 22, 2019 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM South Lecture Room. North Building, Downing Site,
Marina Escolano-Poveda, (Liverpool & Tubingen) - "Black is Her Hair, More than the Black of the Night" The Tale of the Herdsman, the Stela Louvre C100, and a Reconsideration of the Origins of Egyptian Love Poetry

Upcoming events

Biological Anthropology Seminar Series

May 22, 2019

Seminar Room, LCHES, Fitzwilliam Street

CREWS Cypro-Minoan Seminar

May 22, 2019

Room 1.11, Faculty of Classics, Sidgwick Avenue

Egyptian World Seminar Series

May 22, 2019

South Lecture Room. North Building, Downing Site

George Pitt-Rivers Laboratory Seminar Series

May 24, 2019

McDonald Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street

PalMeso Seminar Series

May 24, 2019

South Lecture Room, North Building, Downing Site

Americas Archaeology Group

May 24, 2019

The McDonald Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street

Computational & Digital Archaeology Laboratory (CDAL) Seminar Series

May 28, 2019

McDonald Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street

Upcoming events

An Oral History of the McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research