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
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
Research Centre in Cairo
Polish Centre of Mediterranean Archaeology UW
14, Nazih Khalifa St., Cairo – Heliopolis, Egypt
phone: (+20) 1008326296
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.
The conference may be of interest to you. Please contact the organizers directly.
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.