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ACHS First VIVA

ACHS First VIVA

4-11-2014

Dear All,

It would be our pleasure to invite you to our first Masters Viva in the Alexandria Centre for Hellenistic Studies entitled.


Kom al-Ahmr / Kom Wasit Archaeological Day (Workshop)

Kom al-Ahmr / Kom Wasit Archaeological Day (Workshop)

26-6-2014

The workshop will be hosted by Alexandria Center for Hellenistic Studies on the 26th of June 2014. Archaeologists and Historians working for the Italian Mission in the Western Delta will be presenting their recent discoveries during  the third season.

 During the workshop speakers will have direct contact with students of the center and the public in general explaining new technologies used on both sites. 


Pharaonic representation of the Roman Emperors (Lecture)

Pharaonic representation of the Roman Emperors (Lecture)

29-9-2013

This  lecture is  focusing on the royal sculpture either in three dimensions namely statuary or in two dimensions labeled pictorial reliefs on the walls-Egyptian temples and the Egyptian stelae during the Pharaonic Period as it was this artistic base used later by the royal workshops throughout Roman era.


Pharaonic representation of the Ptolemaic Kings and Queens  (Lecture)

Pharaonic representation of the Ptolemaic Kings and Queens (Lecture)

27-6-2013

Ancient Egyptian royal sculpture either statues or reliefs on the walls-temples or the tablets provides valuable information about the native art, its development and its influence on the Ptolemaic royal portraits. It enables a complete understanding of artistic features of the Pharaonic period and Ptolemaic era indicating the Egyptian and Greek characteristics in the royal portraits.

This  lecture is  focusing on the royal sculpture either in three dimensions namely statuary or in two dimensions labeled pictorial reliefs on the walls-Egyptian temples and the Egyptian stelae during the Pharaonic Period as it was this artistic base used later by the royal workshops throughout the Greco-Roman era.


The appropriation of Egypt in the Roman domestic contexts of Pompeii

24-6-2013

The Alexandria Center for Hellenistic Studies cordially invites you to attend a lecture:

The appropriation of Egypt in the Roman domestic contexts of Pompeii"

The lecture will be given by Ms. Eval  Mol (PHD Researcher, University of Leiden) on Monday 24 June 2013 from 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM at the Conference Center, Room C, Bibliotheca Alexandrina.


We came into the world like brother and brother: The Case of Ancient Mendes and Thmuis

11-6-2013 11-11-2013

The Alexandria Center for Hellenistic Studies held a lecture

We came into the world like brother and brother: The Case of Ancient Mendes and Thmuis

 The lecture will be given by Dr. Katherine Blouin (University of Toronto) on Tuesday 11th June 2013 from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM at the main library, Third floating room, Bibliotheca Alexandrina.


Tell Timai Archaeological Day (Workshop)

Tell Timai Archaeological Day (Workshop)

20-12-2012

The ACHS cordially invites you to attend a workshop entitled "Tell Timai Archaeological Day". The Workshop will be on Thursday 20 December 2012 from 2:00pm till 6:00 pm at the Auditorium Hall.

The event is open to the public.

Please note that the lecture will be given in English.


Genesis of the Roman Province Aegyptus (Lecture)

Genesis of the Roman Province Aegyptus (Lecture)

29-11-2012

The ACHS cordially invites you to attend a lecture entitled " Genesis of the Roman Province Aegyptus" by Prof. Gunther Holbl (Vienna University) on Thursday, 29th November 2012. The lecture will start  at 17:00 in Room C, conference center, Bibliotheca Alexandrina.

The lecture is open to the public.


Ancient Alexandria reflected through Roman Eyes (Lecture)

12-11-2012

The Alexandria Center for Hellenistic Studies cordially invites you to attend a lecture “Ancient Alexandria reflected through Roman Eyes”. The lecture will be given by Dr. Jouana Climaco on Monday 12 November 2012 from 2:00pm till 4:00 pm at the Auditorium Hall.


Gurob: A New Kingdom Royal Town in Fayoum (Lecture)

Gurob: A New Kingdom Royal Town in Fayoum (Lecture)

11-10-2012

The Alexandria center for Hellenistic Studies cordially invites you to attend the lecture:

"Gurob: A New Kingdom Royal Town in Fayoum". The lecture will be given by Valentina Gasperini, from University of Bologna, Italy.

 

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