Nubian Art in Byzantine, Ethiopian and Coptic Context

Dear colleagues,

Please find attached the programme of the conference on Nubian Art held this weekend at Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński University, Wóycickiego 1/3 St. on 25 November and National Museum of Warsaw, Jerozolimskie 3 Av. on 26 November.  Even though you may not be able to attend, the programme may be of interest.

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CRE VIII 2017 conference

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Dear Colleagues,

Attached please find the call for papers for the forthcoming CRE VIII 2017 conference. It will be held in the University of Naples “L’Orientale”, Naples, 3-6 May 2017.
Click HERE for details.

The conference website is as follows: http://cregyptology.org.uk/

Please address all enquiries to the conference organizers. Thank you.

 

Dotawo, volume 3

Dear Colleagues,

We are pleased to announce the publication of Volume 3 (Know-Hows and Techniques in Ancient Sudan) of Dotawo: A Journal of Nubian Studies, under the guest editorship of Marc Maillot.

Volume 3 can be found online in PDF form at http://digitalcommons.fairfield.edu/djns/vol3/iss1/.

It is also available in print form via punctum books at https://punctumbooks.com/titles/dotawo-volume-3-2016/, where the higher than usual cost is due to the high-quality color images we have included to accompany so many of the articles.

We are excited about the quality of this volume and hope that you will distribute news of its publication widely.

 Our thanks,

 Giovanni Ruffini & Vincent W.J. van Gerven Oei, Editors-in-Chief

Arabic guide to Naga

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

The guide to the archaeological site of Naga is now  available in Arabic and can be downloaded as a free PDF on the Naga-website: www.naga-project.com or directly from: http://naga-project.com/wp-content/uploads/Naga-Guide-arab.pdf

Report of the Italian Archaeological Expedition to the Eastern Sudan

Dear Colleagues,

The following may be of interest to you:

A short report of the 2015 field season of the Italian Archaeological Expedition to the Eastern Sudan is now available online at: http://www.unior.it/userfiles/workarea_231/file/NL7/Notiziario%202015/005_Manzo.pdf.

Thank you.

Publication on the Neolithic cemetery at Ghaba

Dear Colleagues

The Section Française de la direction des antiquités du Soudan is pleased to announce the publication of the monograph “Ghaba. An early Neolithic cemetery in Central Sudan” edited by S. Salvatori, D. Usai & Y. Lecointe.

The monograph includes two volumes, a first one devoted to analysis of the material and the overall context, and a second one the catalogue of all graves.

It is available at the SFDAS and on the site of Africa Magna Verlag:
http://www.africamagna.de/?page_id=1145

Sincerely yours,

Vincent Francigny
Director SFDAS

Nubian Art in a Byzantine, Ethiopian and Coptic Context

Dear Colleagues,

The Art History Institute of the Cardinal Stefan Wyszynski University, Warsaw is pleased to announce a forthcoming conference entitled: Nubian Art in a Byzantine, Ethiopian and Coptic Context to be held on 25-26 November 2016.

Please click here for further details and contact the organizers for more information.