The Friends hold lectures, special events and social occasions throughout the year.
Hands-on object seminars (members only)
Seminars are suspended due to Covid-19
LECTURES and SPECIAL EVENTS
Lectures will continue to be held on Zoom but whenever possible also in person. All lectures begin at 18:30 unless otherwise stated. Live lectures take place in Lecture Theatre G6 in UCLs Institute of Archaeology, Gordon Square, London WC1H 0PY. Zoom links are sent out a day or so in advance of the meetings. If you are a member and do not currently receive the emails containing the links, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
29th October 2021 Zoom
Locations of archaeological sites in Nubian heritage - the cases of Amara West and Old Dongola
19th November 2021 Zoom
Black ritual liquids applied to coffins and cartonnage
8, 15, 22, 29 December, & 5 January Zoom
Christmas and New Year Course: The Tomb of Seti I: the most splendid tomb in the Valley of the Kings
10 December 2021 Zoom
Predynastic Palettes and their Possible Uses
21st January 2022 Zoom
Petrie and the Materiality of Time - Relative Dating in Egyptian Archaeology
18th February 2022 Zoom
Rediscovering the First Pharaohs
22th February 2022 Zoom
18th March 2022 In-Person and Zoom
Not just Egypt, not just Petrie: Sudanese Archaeology in the collection from prehistory to Meroe
Followed by the launch of Nubian Memoirs by Harry Smith.
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22nd April 2022 Zoom
Petrie the Curator? Flinders Petrie on museums, collections and exhibitions.
13th May 2022 In-Person and Zoom
Omniya Abdel Barr
Four Cities seen by K.A.C Creswell: Jerusalem, Aleppo, Baghdad and Cairo
10th June 2022 Zoom Only
What's new beyond the Memnon?
1st July 2022 Zoom and live screening in Lecture Theatre G6
The Rise and Decline of Quft from Petrie to Postcolonialism
22nd July 2022 In-Person and Zoom
Maiken Mosleth King
Name choices and religion in Roman Egypt
For the latest information please email the Secretary:
or leave a message on the Friends voicemail 020 7679 2369
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