Mummies, Magic and Mortuary Practices in Ancient Egypt

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Sep 26, 2022 - Oct 17, 2022

7 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

2022-09-26 00:00:002022-10-17 00:00:00America/DetroitMummies, Magic and Mortuary Practices in Ancient EgyptPenetrate the fascinating secrets of death in Ancient Egypt and learn about their funeral practices, colourful tombs, coffins and mummies. Get ready for some great “Mummy tales" on Monday nights this fall. (Course will be recorded for those in different timezones). You’ll learn all about the fascinating Ancient Egyptian mortuary practices, funerary rituals – and have some close encounters with Egypt’s most famous mummies. Just in time for Halloween, join Canadian Egyptologist Laura Ranieri Roy as she unwraps the mysteries of death in Ancient Egypt. In this information packed 4-part course, you will meet some famous mummies and learn about how the belief in the afterlife inspired complex funerary practices which changed and evolved over time. Each of the four lectures will be recorded with a link, bibliography and resources sent out each week. That means if you need to miss a class, you will be able to watch it in recording. We will also get to know some mummies from each period at the end of each class.Zoomvirgi.98@hotmail.com
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Penetrate the fascinating secrets of death in Ancient Egypt and learn about their funeral practices, colourful tombs, coffins and mummies.

Get ready for some great “Mummy tales” on Monday nights this fall. (Course will be recorded for those in different timezones).
You’ll learn all about the fascinating Ancient Egyptian mortuary practices, funerary rituals – and have some close encounters with Egypt’s most famous mummies.

Just in time for Halloween, join Canadian Egyptologist Laura Ranieri Roy as she unwraps the mysteries of death in Ancient Egypt. In this information packed 4-part course, you will meet some famous mummies and learn about how the belief in the afterlife inspired complex funerary practices which changed and evolved over time.

Each of the four lectures will be recorded with a link, bibliography and resources sent out each week. That means if you need to miss a class, you will be able to watch it in recording. We will also get to know some mummies from each period at the end of each class.

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