Amara Thornton – History of Archaeology
On November 7th, Museo Egizio will host its last conference of 2017: History of Archaeology: Stories from the Archives and Beyond, presented by Dr. Amara Thornton.
Dr. Thornton is an Honorary Research Associate at the Institute of Archaeology, University College London, and author of Archaeologists in Print, published by UCL Press.
This conference will address the exhibition Missione Egitto 1903-1920 and dive into the many stories found within the archives.
It will discuss the role archaeology had in the context of imperial tourism and the fascination with archaeology at the time.
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
Sala Conferenze – Museo Egizio
FREE ENTRANCE AS LONG AS THERE IS AVAILABLE SPACE
The conference will be held in English.
Live streaming on our facebook page