We Need to Talk: Contemporary Conversations in Egyptology
The We Need to Talk series brings together leading specialists to discuss hot topics in Egyptological research, and in particular themes that relate directly to current global issues. The aim is to inform, educate, raise awareness, and to encourage deeper interdisciplinary engagement because – we need to talk.
As with all IntEg events, participation is free and open to the general public (via Zoom). Audience members will be invited to submit questions for discussion via social media before the event, and will also be able to ask questions to the experts during the live events.
Starting November 2
Free series of events
Rotten Remedies: Children’s Half Term Workshop
From baboon brains to crocodile poo, discover the rotten remedies used as medicine in ancient Egypt this February Half Term.
Search for evidence of illness on our dummy mummy as you carefully unwrap its bandages and use 3D Hologram scans to see inside mummified remains. Learn to write magic spells in hieroglyphs and compare which foods would make you sick, with those that would make you better. Then mix unexpected ingredients to cure a common illness as you make your very own medicine pouch to take home with you.
22 – 25 February 2022
£20 per child per day
As well as the online events above, you will find more to do on our learning from home page