Jasmine Day Interview with Steven Armstrong, F.R.C.

Dr. Jasmine Day was born in 1972 in Perth, Australia, and received her PhD in Cultural Anthropology from The University of Western Australia in 2002. A book based on her thesis, The Mummy’s Curse: Mummymania in the English-speaking World, was published by Routledge in August 2006. She combines a general knowledge of Egyptology (especially funerary […]

The Role of Women in Ancient Egypt — Catherine Harrison

Gender roles of various societies and cultures have always been a topic of fascination and the role of women in ancient Egypt is no exception. Much of the information gathered here came from our museum publication Women of the Nile, with essays by Dr. Emily Teeter, Lisa Schwappach-Shirriff, Dr. Gay Robins, and Cathleen Keller. Running […]

Cleopatra VII — Juanita Ortiz, S.R.C.

Cleopatra VII is one of the most fascinating personalities of all time and has become immortalized in art, film and literature. This podcast considers the extraordinary true story of her life, from her youth in the palace at Alexandria through her death at the side of Marc Antony. Running Time: 15:08 | 14.5 MBPodcast Copyright […]