Gaius Julius Caesar was born 12 July 100 BCE (though some cite 102 as his birth year). His father, also Gaius Julius Caesar...
Karnak is the modern-day name for the ancient site of the Temple of Amun at Thebes, Egypt. The Egyptians called the site Nesut-Towi...
Statue of Khasekhemwy, ruler of the Second Dynasty in Ancient Egypt. The statue is located in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford...
Khonsemhab and the Ghost
Ancient Egyptian ostracon with the beginning of the Ghost story. Terracotta from Deir el-Medina, 19-20th Dynasty, New Kingdom...
King Amenophis II
King Amenophis II, findspot unknown, diorite, the reign of Amenophis II, c. 1439-1413 BCE. Nye Carlsberg Glyptotek (Copenhagen...
King Tut: Life and Death
This video describes the life and death of Tutankhamun, Egypt's boy king of the New Kingdom.
Lady Sennuwy, Kerma
A black granite statue of Lady Sennuwy, the wife of a powerful provincial governor, Djefaihapi of Asyut. From Kerma (Sudan...
Land tenure, rural space, and the political economy of Ptolemaic Egypt (332 BC-30 BC)
In this paper I argue that statist (or “despotic”) assumptions of royal power does not adequately describe...
Late Period of Ancient Egypt
The Late Period of Egypt (525-332 BCE) is the era following the Third Intermediate Period (1069-525) and preceding the...
Literature (from the Latin Littera meaning 'letters’ and referring to an acquaintance with the written word...