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18:00 - 19:30 27 January 2011

Profane Egyptologists: Alternative approaches to the Book of the Dead

Location

Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology (link Map)
Malet Place | London | WC1E 6BT |

Open to: Academic | Alumni | Public | Student
Admission: Free
Ticketing: Open

Speaker information

Paul Harrison, UCL Museums and Collections

The Book of the Dead is the modern name for a collation of Ancient Egyptian instructions to assist people’s journey into the afterlife. Paul Harrison, a doctoral candidate at UCL, explores alternative approaches to this book from practitioners in esoteric studies, revealing the importance of the ancient past to many people today.

The talk starts at 6:30pm


Contact

Debbie Challis
+44 (0) 20 7679 4138 | d.challis@ucl.ac.uk


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