Gallery Talks + Lectures

GALLERY TALKS + LECTURES ARCHIVE

GLOBAL SPEED SERIES: EGYPT

Bob Brier: Egyptomania
October 27, 2020 | 6 – 7 pm via Zoom webinar
Dr. Bob Brier, aka “Mr. Mummy,” examines why we as a culture are so fascinated with ancient Egypt, describing the events that fanned the flames of Egyptomania.
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Dr. Salima Ikram
February 16, 2021 | 6 – 7 pm via Zoom webinar
Dr. Salima Ikram is a Pakistani professor of Egyptology at the American University in Cairo, a participant in many Egyptian archaeological projects, the author of several books on Egyptian archaeology, a contributor to various magazines and a guest on pertinent television programs.
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Dr. Kara Cooney
April 20, 2020 |  6 – 7 pm via Zoom webinar
Kathlyn (Kara) Cooney is a professor of Egyptian Art and Architecture and Chair of the Department of Near Eastern Languages and Cultures at UCLA. Her research investigates the socioeconomic and political turmoil that plagued the 21st Dynasty, ultimately affecting funerary and burial practices in ancient Egypt.
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Global Speed is a community lecture series featuring international figures in the art world, to entertain and inform on global art topics. Due to COVID-19, the Global Speed series on Egypt will be done virtually via Zoom webinar. For more information call 502.634.2700.

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