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Archaeology and History - Tutankhamun: Egypt rising from the Sand


Start date: 2nd Mar 2022

Time: 19:00 - 21:00

Cost: £35

Day: Wednesday

Duration: 3 weeks

Tutor: Gillian Hovell

Course code: SP22097

Egypt Rising from the Sands will be a 3-part series I’ll be sharing to many audiences: The discovery (in context of discoveries before and after too); the World of Tutankhamun – a session on Tutankhamun’s place in the history /timeline of Egypt, and another on what cultures they rubbed along with at the time. 

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Hovell, Gillian, Head 3 Muddy Archaeologist (2)

Gillian Hovell

Gillian Hovell BA(Hons), professionally known as ‘The Muddy Archaeologist’, is an ancient historian and archaeologist who lectures for York University and for the British Museum and throughout Britain as well as internationally.
She has spent years lecturing on tours and cruises throughout the Ancient Mediterranean, inspiring guests to really enjoy their explorations into the ancient world, and she has excavated at sites including Roman Pompeian Oplontis.
Gillian shares her expertise and passion for ancient history by engaging with audiences in books, in person, in the field, in the media and on line.
Her speciality is in digging deeper into our ancient past to add depth, colour and meaning to our modern lives today; the ancient cultures have much to tell us about our common humanity, and they influenced our own heritage and still speak to us today.
Prepare to visit the past and to discover about ourselves as well as those who lived, loved and died millennia ago.

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