"Wonderful things!"

Day 1: Wednesday 13th April 2022

1. Egypts Sun King and Queen: Amenhotep III and Tiye

2. The Mythologishing of a Pharaoh: Akhenaten, deformed or divine?

3. Nefertiti: images of Ancient Egypt's most intriguing queen

Day 2: Thursday 14th April 2022

1. Tutankhamun: the Pharaoh behind the Tomb

2. Tutankhamun's Tomb: its design, decoration and discover.

3. Tutankhamun's treasures 'Everywhere the glint of gold'

 

Image: Double scene of Ankhesenamun and Tutankhamun photo by AnnekeBart (CC BY-SA 4.0)

THE ARTS SOCIETY ACCREDITED LECTURER

Ms Lucia Gahlin

Egyptologist who works in museums and on excavations in Egypt, but mostly lectures. Honorary Research Associate at University College London’s Institute of Archaeology. Has taught Egyptology at several UK universities. Works at the Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology in London. Leads tours to Egypt. Former Director of Bloomsbury Summer School at UCL. Chairs the Friends of the Petrie Museum. Publications include Egypt: gods, myths, religion.

Happy to bring both laptop and digital projector if required.