Belgian expansionism and the making of Egyptology, 1830-1952

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Our P&P colleagues Luc Delvaux and Wouter Claes have given a lecture together with SURA-researcher Aude Gräzer-Ohara on the mastaba of Neferirtenef during the international conference "Mariette, deux siècles après" at Boulogne-sur-Mer. More information: Colloque Mariette

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16 Sep 2021
Our colleague Marie-Cécile Bruwier has given a lecture on the writings of Mariette in Belgium during the international conference "Mariette, deux siècles après" at Boulogne-sur-Mer. More information: Colloque Mariette

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16 Sep 2021
Our colleague Dorian Vanhulle has given a lecture on the visit of Leopold II at the Serapeum during the international conference "Mariette, deux siècles après" at Boulogne-sur-Mer. More information: Colloque Mariette

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16 Sep 2021
On Thursday May 13, 2021, P&P-member Vincent Oeters MA will give a lecture at the Current Research in Egyptology 2020/2021 Conference which will be hosted by the University of the Aegean, Rhodes, Greece from 9-16 May 2021. The title of his lecture will be “Not a curse “of” but rather “on” the mummy ...

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9 May 2021
Team Pyramids & Progress proudly presents its symposium “Pyramids and Progress.” Perspectives on the Entanglement of Imperialisms and Early Egyptology (1800–1950), which will take place in Brussels, Belgium from 8-10 November 2021. We invite you to consider contributing to this symposium, and to ...

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18 Jan 2021
During the Hulencourt Festival our colleague Jean-Michel Bruffaerts will give a dinner-lecture on 12 March 2020 If you want to please both your intellectual as well as your gastronomic desires, this is the event you're looking for!

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25 Feb 2020
On 19 February 2020 Marleen De Meyer was invited to speak at the American University in Cairo, Rare Books and Special Collections Library, about "Jean Capart, a Belgian Egyptologist in the USA during the interwar years".

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20 Feb 2020
Nouveau regard sur un masque de momie du Musée d’Art & d’Histoire (E.6884) On Sunday February 9, 2020, P&P-member dr. Dorian Vanhulle will give a lecture (in French) at the Art & History Museum (Brussels). Location Auditorium Art & History Museum Cinquantenaire park 10 - 1000 Brussels Abstract (in ...

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27 Jan 2020
On Wednesday December 11, 2019, P&P-member dr. Marleen De Meyer will give a lecture (in Dutch) at KU Leuven. This event is organised by Ex Oriente Lux Leuven and Egyptologica Vlaanderen. This lecture will be repeated in Gent on December 12 at Atheneum Wispelberg, Wispelbergstraat 1, 9000 Gent. For ...

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3 Dec 2019
Location KU Leuven, Mgr. Sencie-Instituut MSI 00.28, Erasmusplein 2, 3000 Leuven Abstract Jaroslav Černý, the modern ‘scribe of Deir el-Medina’, introduced Egyptology to the daily life of ancient Egyptians, and the ancient Egyptian daily life to the general public. But his career and Egyptological ...

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14 Nov 2019