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APRIL 2016

 

2nd Plymouth & District Egyptology Society.

Lee Young: Letters from Abydos – The Story of Amice Calverley and Myrtle Broome.

2nd Wessex Ancient Egypt Society.

Richard & Helen Jaeschke: Conservation Update.

3rd Essex Egyptology Group.

Nigel Strudwick: Tomb Robbery.

4th Egyptology Scotland – Edinburgh Venue.

Mark Collier: “Stop! I Will Tell” – Late Ramesside Tomb Robbery Papyri.

4th Northampton Ancient Egyptian Historical Society.

Chris Elliot: Go Southwest.

4th THEBES. The Blackburn Egyptology Society.

Speaker: John Wyatt. Lecture TBA.

6th Staffordshire Egyptology Society.

Rosalie David: Egyptian Mummies – A Resource for Studying Disease in Ancient Egypt.

6th Wirral Ancient Egypt Society.

Lee Young: Howard Carter – An Alternative Look at the Man Through His Art.

7th Hale U3A, Altrincham.

Victor Blunden: The Gods, their Beginnings and Worship in Ancient Egypt. Contact Sue Heaton on 0161 941 1549.

9th The ANKH (South-East Kent Egyptology Society).

Helen Stewart: Bringing Ancient Egypt to Life

9th The Egyptian Society – Taunton.

John J. Johnson: Ancient Egypt in Historical Literature.

9th Thames Valley Ancient Egypt Society.

Beth Asbury: Ancient Egypt in the Pitt Rivers Museum.

11th Manchester Ancient Egypt Society.

Rosalie David: Religious Ritual at Abydos – Re-visiting the Temple of Sethos I at Abydos.

13th Friends of the Egypt Centre – Swansea.

Charlotte Booth: In Bed with the Egyptians.

14th The Ancient World Society.

Margaret Beaumont: “He shall belong to the Flame of Sekhmet and the Burning Heat of Bastet” – Punishment, Curses and Threat Formulae in Ancient Egypt.

16th Manchester Ancient Egypt Society & NW SOCIETIES

STUDY DAY. Sand in their Eyes – Pharaohs at War in Ancient Egypt. See Main Events.

16th Southampton Ancient Egypt Society.

Andrew Shortland: Radiocarbon and the Chronologies of Ancient Egypt.

19th Leicester Ancient Egyptian Society.

Pauline Norris: The Horse and Chariot in Ancient Egypt and the Near East.

22nd Poynton Egypt Group.

Glenn Godenho: Saints and Sinners – The Emergence of the Copts.

23rd Society for the Study of Ancient Egypt – Nottingham Venue.

Jacky Finch: Beautiful Things – Understanding Ancient Egyptian Jewellery.

23rd Sussex Egyptology Society – Worthing Venue.

Xavier Droux: Animals in Predynastic Egypt.

26th Egypt Society of Bristol.

Robert Loynes: It’s in There! What CT Scans can tell us about a Mummy.

28th Carlisle & District Egyptology Society.

Chris Elliott: Egypt in England.

29th Egypt Exploration Society.

Access Archive Afternoon. Contact Society for Details.

29th Friends of the Petrie Museum.

Daniel Antoine: Ancient Lives, New Discoveries – Nile Valley Bioarchaeology at the British Museum.

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MAY 2016

  

3rd THEBES. The Blackburn Egyptology Society.

Michael Eastwood: Kha and Meryt

4th Staffordshire Egyptology Society.

Charlotte Booth: Art Workshop.

5th Egypt Society of Bristol.

Amelia Edwards Memorial Lecture. Susanne Bickel: Pharaohs. Princesses, Priests, and Robbers – Recent Research in the Valley of the Kings.

7th Egyptology Scotland – Glasgow Venue.

Lidija McKnight: Gifts for the Gods – the Who, Where, When and How.

7th Plymouth & District Egyptology Society.

Elizabeth Bloxam: Lost Landscapes – New Investigations of the Wadi Hammamat’s Ancient Quarries in Egypt’s Eastern Desert.

7th Thames Valley Ancient Egypt Society.

Richard Bussmann: Local Words in Middle Egypt – Fresh Fieldwork at Zawyet Sultan.

7th Wessex Ancient Egypt Society.

Andrew Shortland: Radio Carbon and the Chronology of Ancient Egypt.

8th Essex Egyptology Group.

Marcel Maessen: Historical Egypt in Photographs.

9th Manchester Ancient Egypt Society.

Joyce Tyldesley: Wonderful Thing: Thematic Transmission in Egyptian Revival Jewellery.

9th Wirral Ancient Egypt Society.

Jacky Finch: The Nine Bows – The Enemies of Egypt.

11th West Midlands Egyptology Society.

Christopher Kirby: Presenting Ancient Egypt – the creation of the Secret Egypt – Unravelling the Truth from Myth Exhibition.

14th Society for the Study of Ancient Egypt - Chesterfield Local Group

Lee Young:  Lady Artists  Amice Calverley and Myrtle Broome

14th Egypt Exploration Society.

LONDON SEMINAR. Daniela Colomo: Accustomed as I am to public speaking – Rhetoric and Education in Graeco-Roman Egypt. Contact Society for details.

14th The Egyptian Society – Taunton.

Chris Elliott: Adorned by Egypt – Egypt in Arts and Crafts.

14th Sutton Ancient Egypt Society.

Lorna Oakes: Flinders Petrie.

17th Bolton Archaeology and Egyptology Society.

Egyptology Lecture to be advised.

18th Friends of the Egypt Centre – Swansea.

Linda Steynor: Snakes Alive – The Tale of the Shipwrecked Sailor.

21st Friends of the Petrie Museum.

Saturday Summer Lectures. David Rohl: Exodus – Myth or History? and In the Footsteps of Moses.

21st Leicester Ancient Egyptian Society.

Anna Garnett: New Kingdom Egypt and Nubia – Ancient Foreign Relations.

21st North East Ancient Egypt Society

Tessa Baber: The Mummy Pits of Ancient Egypt.

21st Southampton Ancient Egypt Society.

Kris Strutt: Reflections on the Nile – Some Results from the Theban Harbours and Waterscapes Survey

25th West Midlands Egyptology Society.

Alice Baddeley: Through the Silver Screen – A Look at Cinematic Presentations of Ancient Egypt. Venue: a Waterstones store, in Birmingham City Centre.

26th Carlisle & District Egyptology Society.

Brian Weightman: The Egyptology Collections of Glasgow.

26th Horus Egyptology Society.

Carolyn Routledge. Lecture TBA.

27th Egypt Exploration Society.

Archive Access Afternoon. Free Lunchtime Lecture by Courtney Bobik: An Invasion of Flavours – Exploring the Cuisine of Graeco-Roman Egypt. 13:00-13:30. Open Archive Session (drop-in)13:30-14:30.

27th Friends of the Petrie Museum.

Penny Wilson: Regions in Flux – Sais, Mutabis and the Wandering Nile.

27th Poynton Egypt Group.

Liam McNamara: Treasures of the Ashmolean Museum.

27-29th Knuston Hall, Northants.

Residential Course: The Egyptian Tomb – Doorway to the Afterlife. Tutor: Victor

Blunden. Contact Knuston Hall for details: www.knustonhall.org.uk e-mail: enquiries@knustonhall.org.uk Tel: 01604 362200.

28th Sussex Egyptology Society – Brighton Venue.

David Rohl: Exodus – Myth or History?

 

JUNE 2016

 

1st Staffordshire Egyptology Society.

Roger Forshaw: The Saite Revival – Resurgence of the Power of Egypt.

4th Society for the Study of Ancient Egypt – Chesterfield Venue.

SPECIAL TICKETED EVENT. David Rohl: Exodus – Myth or History? and In the Footsteps of Moses – An Expedition into Sinai to Retrace the Israelite Wanderings. Contact Society for details.

4th Thames Valley Ancient Egypt Society.

Lucia Gahlin: The Iconography and Ideology of Nefertiti and the Amarna Royal Women.

4th Wessex Ancient Egypt Society.

Judy Hall: Divination in the Alexander Romance.

5th Essex Egyptology Group.

Campbell Price: Seeking Senenmut – Statues, Status and Scandal.

8th West Midlands Egyptology Society.

Lee Young: We owe them so much – Artists and Epigraphers in Egypt.

10th Egypt Exploration Society.

Access Archive Afternoon. Free Lunchtime Lecture by Alix Robinson: Distributing Egypt –The EES and International Collections. 13:00-13:30. Open Archive Session (drop-in)13:30-14:30.

10th Friends of the Petrie Museum.

Roland Enmach: Northern Gold-mansion of the Hare Nome – New Discoveries of Texts in Hatnub Quarry.

11th Bloomsbury Summer School, London.

STUDY DAY. Unique Discoveries and New Ideas – Exciting Times at Hierakonpolis. Contact Society for Details.

11th Egypt Exploration Society. LONDON SEMINAR: Anna Garnett and Sarah Doherty: Pots, Processes and People – An Introduction to Ceramic Manufacture in Ancient Egypt and Sudan. Contact Society for details

11th Egyptology Scotland – Glasgow Venue.

David Rohl: Exodus – Myth or History?

13th Manchester Ancient Egypt Society.

David Rohl: Exodus – Myth or History?

13th Wirral Ancient Egypt Society.

Steve Cross: Pyramids, Temples and Sun Worship in Ancient Egypt.

14th Egypt Society of Bristol.

David Rohl: Exodus – Myth or History?

15th Friends of the Egypt Centre – Swansea.

Chris Elliott: Egypt in England.

18th Essex Egyptology Group.

STUDY DAY. Christina Riggs and Sarah

Doherty: Egyptian Art.

Contact Society for Details.

18th MANCENT Egyptology Study Day. Manchester.

Sarah Griffiths: Last of the Pharaohs – Incest, Intrigue and Bloodshed under the Ptolemies and Cleopatras. 10:30am-4:30pm. Bookings and further details from: www.mancent.org.uk

18th Southampton Ancient Egypt Society.

Glenn Worthington: Piercing the Sky – The Obelisks of Egypt.

23rd Carlisle & District Egyptology Society.

Anna Garnett: Amarna Blue – Blue-painted Pottery in Ancient Egypt.

24th Poynton Egypt Group.

Claire Ollett: Everywhere the Glint of Gold.

25th Society for the Study of Ancient Egypt – Chesterfield Venue.

John J. Johnson: Seth, Lord of Chaos, Defender of Re – The Chequered Career of a Deity.

25th Northampton Ancient Egyptian Historical Society.

SATURDAY DAYSCHOOL. Aidan Dodson: The Third Intermediate Period.

25th Sussex Egyptology Society – Horsham Venue.

Susanne Bickel: The Valley of the Kings Project.

 

 

EXHIBITIONS

 

8th October 2015 - 17th April 2016

THE MANCHESTER MUSEUM, MANCHESTER UNIVERSITY

GIFTS FOR THE GODS: ANIMAL MUMMIES REVEALED

Visit: http://events.manchester.ac.uk/event/event:bnn-id8qvop7-ngzg6s

 

15th October 2015 - 30th April 2016

CINQUANTENAIRE MUSEUM, BRUSSELS

SARCOPHAGI: UNDER THE STARS OF NUT

Visit: www.kmkg-mrah.be

 

Showing until 20th April 2016

CINQUANTENAIRE MUSEUM,

BRUSSELS

DJEHUTYHOTEP

100 YEARS OF EXCAVATION

IN EGYPT

www.kmkg-mrah.be

 

Showing until 24th April 2016

TWO TEMPLE PLACE, LONDON, WC2R 3BD

BEYOND BEAUTY: TRANSFORMING THE BODY IN ANCIENT EGYPT

Opening Times: Monday, Thursday - Saturday: 10am - 4:30pm Wednesday Late: 10am - 9pm, Sunday: 11am - 4:30pm, Closed on Tuesday.

www.twotempleplace.org

 

Showing until 18th June 2016.

MUSEUM OF WIGAN LIFE

ANCIENT EGYPT REDISCOVERED

Library St., Wigan. For information Tel: 01942 828 128

Email: wiganmuseum @wigan.gov.uk

 

19th May - 27th November 2016

BRITISH MUSEUM, LONDON

SUNKEN CITIES:

EGYPT’S LOST WORLDS

293 artifacts from Egypt on display.

www.britishmuseum.org/whats_on/exhibitions/sunken_cities.aspx

 

1st April - 2nd October 2016

RIJKSMUSEUM VAN OUDHEDEN, LEIDEN, HOLLAND

EGYPT, LAND OF IMMORTALITY

An exhibition on the remarkable rituals surrounding death and burial in ancient Egypt, and the Egyptians’ firm belief in eternal life in the hereafter.

www.rmo.nl/english/exhibitions/egypt,-land-of-immortality

 

Major Events AND COURSES

 

16th April 2016

MANCHESTER ANCIENT EGYPT SOCIETY and NW SOCIETIES

STUDY DAY

SAND IN THEIR EYES: PHARAOHS AT WAR IN ANCIENT EGYPT

At the Longfield Suite, Prestwich. A shared study day giving the different societies in the North West a chance to meet up and explore ancient Egyptian warfare. Tickets £30, Contact Gillian Cook on 0161 976 1165.

 

9th -10th July 2016

EGYPT EXPLORATION SOCIETY

LONDON CONFERENCE

CURRENT BRITISH ARCHAEOLOGY IN EGYPT 2016

www.ees.ac.uk/events/index/417.html.

Tickets available via: http://ees.ac.uk/events/Booking.html

 

16th July, 2016,

THAMES VALLEY ANCIENT EGYPT SOCIETY

STUDY DAY

PUZZLES AT AMARNA: DISCARDING THE IDEA OF AMARNA RELIGION; STUNTED LIVES, AND NEFERTITI’S FATE

Speaker: Barry Kemp.

At Oakwood Centre, Headley Road, Woodley, Reading. Fee: £30. Contact: www.tvaes.org.uk

 

11th - 13th July 2016

ST. MICHAEL’S COLLEGE, CARDIFF

CONFERENCE

BODILY FLUIDS IN GREEK AND ROMAN ANTIQUITY

To include a paper by Rosalind Janssen on Menstruation in Ancient Egypt. Info:

LeonardVA1 @ cardiff.ac.uk

TotelinLM @ cardiff.ac.uk

 

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