Conference on the Bioarchaeology of Ancient Egypt at the Tahrir campus of the American University in Cairo Find us
The conference will provide a venue for scholars from the different disciplines of Egyptology, archaeozoology, physical anthropology, and archaeobotany to meet, present and discuss their research in the hopes of increasing opportunities for integrated collaboration as well as expanding our understanding ancient Egypt.
Day one the conference will be devoted to papers relating to human remains with day two divided evenly between papers on zooarchaeology and archaeobotany.
The Wenner-Gren Foundation has generously funded the conference with additional sponsorship from The American University in Cairo, the Institute for Bioarchaeology and the American Research Center in Egypt (ARCE).
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.