RAMSES THE GREAT – THE LECTURE SERIES

THE PHARAOH SERIES

The following four lectures will he held in McFarlin Auditorium on the SMU campus. The lectures begin at 8:00 pm. Individual tickets arc $15.00; all four lectures are $40.00.

THE GREAT KINGS – March 6

A descriptive account of ancient Egypt, us exemplified by the achievements of divine pharaohs, including Ramses the Great.Lecturer, Dr Zahi Hawass, General Director of the Great Pyramids complex at Giza and Saqqara

EVERYDAY LIFE IN THE RAMESSIDE ABE – April 3

A descriptive account of ancient Egypt, as exemplified by the common working man. Lecturer: Dr. Edward Brovarski, Research Curator for the Department of Egyptian and Ancient Near Eastern Art at the Boston Museum of Fine Arts.

UNDERWATER ARCHEOLOGY-INTERNATIONAL TRADE & THE GOLDEN AGE OF ANCIENT EGYPT-May 1

A descriptive account of ancient Egypt, as exempkufued by the import and export with other major civilizations. Lecurer Dr. Faith Hentschel, Central connectiout State College

TEMPLES AND ROYAL TOMBS IN EGYPT May 22

A deseriptive account of ancient Egypt, as exemplified by its monumental architecture. Lecturer; Dr, David O’Connor, associate professor of Egyptology at the Bniversity of Pennsylvania

THE EGYPT SERIES

The following Iectures will be held twice. Once in the rainses Yneateoin Park Automobile Building(sponsored by J.C Penney) and once at a Dallas Community College. All lectures begin at 7:30 pm. Individual tickets are $6.00 pm. one month series is $15.00.

MARCH – THE GREAT KINGS

Match 13 – THE WORLD’S FIRST KINGS

Lecturer. Bruce Williams, research associate with the Oriental Institute a; the University of chicago

Match 20 – THE GREAT KINGS OF EGYPTLectiurer John Baines, prefessor of Egyptology at the University of Oxford

Match 27 – SCULPTURE OF RAMSES THE GREAT

Lecturer: Alan ay. member of the International Association of Egyptologists

APRIL – PARADISE OR PURGATORY

April 10 – MUMMIES WHAT THEY CAN TELL CSLecturer: Jim Harris, paleopathological researcher with doctural degrees in orthodontics and genetics.

April 17 – THE EXODUS

Lecturer: John Holbert, professor of Old Testament Studies for the Perkins School of Theology at SMU.

Aprial 24 – SHATTERED DOLLS AND THE ANGRY DEAD: CURSES & LOVE CHARMS OF ANCIENT EGYPT Lecturer: Rohert Ritner of the Oriental Institute at the University of Chicago

May 8 – ENVERYVERING THE PAST

Lecturer: Dong Donnor who received his Ph.D in archaeology from SMU


May 29 – THE PREDECESSORS OF THE PHARAOHS: PREHISTORIC PEOPLES ALONG THE Nike Lecturer: Fret Wendort, founder of the Department of Anthropology at SMU

May 15 – RIVER BETWEEN TWO DESERTS: GEOARCHAEOLOGY OF EGYPT

Lecturers:C Reid Ferring professor at the University of North Texas

JUNE – THE GREAT BUILDERS AND THINKERS

June 5 – ANCIENT FGYETIAN MEODINE

Lecturer: Dr. Isinail Bsrrada. Hongeing physician

June 19 – EGYPTIAN THEBES TRAXSFORMED: THE RISE OF RAMESSIDE ARCHITECTURE

Lecturer: Charles Van Siclen, former airector of the Luxur, Egypt branch of the University of Chicago’s Oriental Institute

July 3 – ARTISTS AND INNOVATO

Lecturer: Karl Kilinski. professor of art History for the Meadows School of the Arts at SMU

JULY – A DAY IN THE LIFE

July 10 – WHAT THE TEMPEES US ABOUT DAILY LIFE

Lecturer: Lanny Bell, the curiem deactor of the Luxor, Egypt branch of the University of Chicago’s Oriental Institute

July 17 – IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF THE PHARAOHS: TODAY’S EGYPT

Lecturer: Bedair Elgamrawy, Cousut General for the Arab Republic of Egypt in Houston

July 24 – “IN THEIR OWN WRITE

Lecturer: David Silverman. Associan Curator of the Egyptian section of the University of Pennsylvania Museum

AUGUST – EGYPT, GIFT OF THE RIVER

August 7 – THE EARTH PROVIDES THE ENVIRONMENT AND RISE OF CIYILIZATION IN EGYPT

Lecturer: Fekri Hassan. archaeologfoal advisor to the Minister of Cnlture of Egypt

August 14 – A GOD’S EYE VIEW FROM SPACE

Lecturer: Tom Sever, Remote Sensiog imestigator art haeatogist for NASA

August 21 – ARCHITECTS OF THE NEW THE PEOPLE OF THE NILE

Lecturer: Larry Banks, U.S. Army Corps of Engtiong

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