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egyptian world seminar mich10

McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research

Egyptian World seminar
Programme - Michaelmas Term, 2010

The seminars all take place on Wednesdays at 5.00pm in the seminar room at the McDonald Institute, Downing Street, and are followed by a wine reception.

  • Wednesday, 27th October, 2010
    Heating Installations at Predynastic Hierakonpolis: Breweries?
    Prof. Izumi Takamiya, Kinki University, Japan
    (Visiting Scholar at the McDonald Institute)

  • Wednesday, 17th November, 2010
    Tell Dafana / Daphnae reconsidered - a reassessment of the foreign 'presence'
    in a Saite frontier-post

    Dr Francois Leclere, The British Museum

  • Wednesday, 1st December, 2010
    We regret to announce that this event has had to be CANCELLED.
    It is hoped to include this seminar in next Term's programme.
    Ancestral ties - experiences and conceptions of the dead
    in the ancient Egyptian Middle Kingdom

    Dr Rune Nyord, University of Cambridge


For further informationr see

Dr Sîan Thomas
Selwyn College Research Fellow
McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research
Downing Street, Cambridge CB2 3ER
tel: 01223 333538 fax: 01223 333538