Programme of the Egypt Society of Bristol

ESB events are normally held in the Arts Complex, University of Bristol; however, as a result of the COVID-19 crisis, all lectures (at least until Christmas 2020) will be held on-line via Zoom. Members will receive links at least a week before each lecture takes place.

Tue 6 Oct 2020. Lecture: The Life and Times of Emile Prisse D’Avennes.

            Lee Young

Tue 17 Nov 2020. Lecture: By the light of the silvery Moon: Lunar lore in ancient Egypt

            John J. Johnston, Institute of Archaeology, UCL.

Tue 15 Dec 2020. Lecture: The Tutankhamun Excavations and the Pharaoh’s Revenge: Between History and Myth

            Dr Ellie Dobson, University of Birmingham

TBC Jan 2021


TBC Feb 2021


TBC 2021. Lecture: TBA

            Dr Angus Graham, University of Uppsala

TBC May 2021. Lecture: Title TBC.

            Cynthia Sheikhoslami.

TBC Jun 2021