About International Society for Nubian Studies

A focus for those interested in the archaeology and history of Nubia and Sudan.

Nubian Conference: website available

Dear Colleagues,

The 14th International Conference for Nubian Studies will be held in Paris, September 10-15, 2018. For information and conference circulars, please find the links to the conference website below.

https://www.louvre.fr/en/nubianstudies2018 (English)
https://www.louvre.fr/nubianstudies2018 (français)

Please contact the organizers directly with any queries.

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Nubian Conference: Second Circular

Dear Colleagues,

Please find attached the Second Circular of the 14th International Conference for Nubian Studies in Paris September 10-15, 2018.
Sincerely,

 Vincent Rondot and Marie Millet (Musée du Louvre)
Pierre Tallet and Frédéric Payraudeau (Sorbonne Université)
EtudesNubiennes2018@louvre.fr

Opening of The Polish Archaeological Unit in Khartoum

On behalf of Dr Artur Obłuski, Director of the Research Centre in Cairo, Polish Centre of Mediterranean Archaeology, University of Warsaw, I have the honour of inviting the Members of the International Society for Nubian Studies to:

The opening of
The Polish Archaeological Unit in Khartoum
of the Polish Centre of Mediterranean Archaeology,
University of Warsaw

and to

an inaugural lecture
by Prof. Stefan Jakobielski
“History of Polish Nubiology”

The lecture will be held at 6:00 p.m., on Tuesday, 27th of February 2018
in the gardens of the Sudan National Museum in Khartoum

Yours sincerely,

Marianna Chlebowska
Research Centre in Cairo
Polish Centre of Mediterranean Archaeology UW
14, Nazih Khalifa St., Cairo – Heliopolis, Egypt
phone: (+20) 1008326296
e-mail: cairo2.pcma@uw.edu.pl

Job Advertisement – ERC Grant, Medieval Dongola

Dear Colleagues,

Studying the twilight of Dongola, capital of the Christian kingdom of Makuria and its metamorphosis into a Muslim city-state

Using the link, please find a job advertisement for a position in the ERC Starting Grant “Urban Metamorphosis of the community of a Medieval African capital city — UMMA” at the Polish Centre of Mediterranean Archaeology, University of Warsaw.

Please contact a.obluski @ uw.edu.pl for further information.

Proceedings of the Fifth Day for Nubian Studies (Rome)

Dear Colleagues,

The following publication concerning Proceedings of the Fifth Day for Nubian Studies (Rome) may be of interest to you.

The volume can be purchased using the following link http://www.scienzeelettere.it/book/49655.html or writing to info@ismeo.eu

Best wishes,
Julie

Conference: Studying Food and Drink in Egypt and Sudan

Dear Colleagues,
The conference may be of interest to you. Please contact the organizers directly.
Sincerely,
Julie

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The Institut français d’archéologie orientale and Polish Centre of Mediterranean Archaeology Research Center in Cairo are organising an international conference on food and drink in Egypt and Sudan throughout history, focusing on the continuity and innovations that have occurred at times of change. The conference is scheduled for March 21-23, 2018, and the deadline for abstract submittal is December 15th, 2017.
The call for papers can be found on the PCMA websiteand IFAO Actualités.

Dr Mennat-Allah El Dorry
On behalf of
the Organising and Scientific Committees Continuity and Transition: Approaches to Studying Food and Drink in Egypt and Sudan
Cairo, March 21-23, 2018.
foodconference2018@uw.edu.pl

A collaboration between:
Institut français d’archéologie orientale
http://www.ifao.egnet.net
and
Research Center in Cairo
Polish Centre of Mediterranean Archaeology
www.pcma.uw.edu.pl

Dotawo vol. 4 now available

Dear Colleagues,
The following announcement may be of interest to you:

The editors of Dotawo: A Journal of Nubian Studies are pleased to announce the October 2017 publication of Volume 4 on Nubian place names and place-naming. The contents of the journal can be found online for free at http://digitalcommons.fairfield.edu/djns/ and available for purchase in print form at https://punctumbooks.com/imprints/dotawo/.

We thank guest editors Robin Seignobos and Alexandros Tsakos and all of our authors for their hard work on this volume.

Giovanni Ruffini & Vincent van Gerven Oei