Current Research in Egyptology 2017 : Proceedings of the Eighteenth Annual Symposium: University of Naples, "L'Orientale" 3-6 May 2017

Book Cover Current Research in Egyptology 2017 : Proceedings of the Eighteenth Annual Symposium: University of Naples, "L'Orientale" 3-6 May 2017

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Current Research in Egyptology 2017 presents papers delivered during the eighteenth meeting of this international conference, held at the University of Naples "L'Orientale", 3-6 May, 2017. Some 122 scholars from all over the world gathered in Naples to attend three simultaneous sessions of papers and posters, focussed on a large variety of subjects: Graeco-Roman and Byzantine Egypt, Nubian Studies, Language and Texts, Art and Architecture, Religion and Cult, Field Projects, Museums and Archives, Material Culture, Mummies and Coffins, Society, Technologies applied to Egyptology, Environment. The participants attended seven keynote presentations given by Rosanna Pirelli (Egyptologist), Irene Bragantini (Roman Archaeologist) and Andrea Manzo (Nubian Archaeologist) from the University of Naples "L'Orientale"; Marilina Betro (Egyptologist) from Pisa University; Patrizia Piacentini (Egyptologist) from Milan University; Christian Greco (Director of Turin Egyptian Museum) and Daniela Picchi (Archaeological Museum of Bologna). Delegates were able to take advantage of a guided tour of the Oriental Museum Umberto Scerrato (University of Naples "L'Orientale"), access to the National Archaeological Museum of Naples (MANN) and guided tours of the archaeological site of Pompeii and the Gaiola Underwater Park. The editors dedicate this volume to the late Prof. Claudio Barocas who inaugurated the teaching of Egyptology and Coptic Language and Literature in Naples.

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Author(s)
Ilaria Incordino, Stefania Mainieri, Elena D'Itria, Maria Diletta Pubblico, Francesco Michele Rega
Format
Paperback | 238 pages
Dimensions
203 x 276 x 10mm | 816g
Publication date
04 Oct 2018
Publisher
ARCHAEOPRESS
Imprint
Archaeopress Access Archaeology
Publication City/Country
United Kingdom
Language
English
Illustrations note
Illustrated throughout in colour and black & white (75 colour plates)
ISBN10
1784919055
ISBN13
9781784919054
Bestsellers rank
2,165,469