LECTURE: Sacred & Secular Landscapes Find us
Date: Friday, October 29, 2010, Meet the Speaker at 7:00 pm - Lecture begins at 7:30 pm
Chapter: North Texas
Presenter: Barry Kemp, Cambridge University
Location: Southern Methodist University, Fondren Science Building, Room 123.
Map of campus & schematic of building, on website www.arce-ntexas.org.
This lecture is free and open to the public.About the Speaker: Professor Barry Kemp is Emeritus Professor of Egyptology at the McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research, University of Cambridge. He has been Field Director at Tell el-Amarna since 1977, pioneering excavations formerly for the Egypt Exploration Society, and now as The Amarna Project supported by the Amarna Trust. His important publications include Amarna Reports, I-VI (EES, 1984-95) and Ancient Egypt: Anatomy of a Civilisation (Routledge, 2nd ed., 2006).
INTERNATIONAL COUNCIL OF MUSEUMS
The International Council of Museums, in an effort to fight against illicit traffic in cultural goods, compiles the Emergency Red List of Egyptian Cultural Objects at Risk. This list aims to help art and heritage professionals and law enforcement officials identify Egyptian objects that are protected by national and international legislations. View the Red List for Egypt.