WIRRAL ANCIENT EGYPT SOCIETY

President Dr Ashley Cooke

RESOURCES AND EVENTS

This page identifies resources for developing knowledge of Ancient Egypt. While some are permanent there will also be one-off lectures, exhibitions and organised events as and when they arise.

Courses

Details of the Bloomsbury Summer School summer courses are now available on their website.

Joanne Backhouse is running a number of courses at the University of Liverpool as part of the Continuing Education department. Details can be found here.

Joanne is also running a short course comprising 3 lectures at the Atkinson Gallery Southport. Full details are available at www.theatkinson.co.uk/events/a-beautiful-death.

Events

Cheryl Hanson is arranging a visit to Budapest to view the Egyptian collection in the Museum of Fine Arts.
Full details are on the flyer which an be found here.

Lectures

For information on the latest Egyptology events in the North of Britain visit the website of Egyptology North.

We have received information about the Liverpool Egyptology Seminars from Jo Backhouse and we think that some members might be interested in attending.

On-Line Resources

The Egyptian Society of South Africa (a.k.a. TESSA) is specifically dedicated to the study and enjoyment of the glories of ancient Egypt. Their website can be found here.

The"Ancient Egypt Magazine" is the only one covering the subject. The link gives access to information on Exhibitions and Museums, both home and abroad, book reviews, articles from past issues and much else. Their website is here.

The Luxor News is an invaluable asset to keep one up to date with current activities in the Luxor area. The URL is luxor-news.blogspot.co.uk/.

The University of Liverpool’s Department of Archaeology, Classics and Egyptology, has assembled a team to keep you informed with news and events from the Department’s academic staff. You can find full details on their website here.

The Abercrombie Press has published a number of books relevant to Ancient Egypt. Details can be found here.