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Saturday, October 15, 2016, 1:30-4:30 PM
From Egypt before the Pharaohs to the Future of Archaeology
A Special Program in Celebration of International Archaeology Day at the Bowers Museum, North Main Street, Santa Ana, CA
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Egypt before the Pharaohs: Predynastic Cosmetic Palettes
Dr. Kara Cooney is an internationally esteemed scholar specializing in craft production, coffin studies, and economies in the ancient world. In addition, she co-curated Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaoh exhibition at LACMA (2005), produced and hosted a comparative archaeology TV series, Out of Egypt (2009), and authored The Woman Who Would Be King: Hatshepsut’s Rise to Power in Ancient Egypt (2014).
Egypt and Beyond:
Archaeology of the Eastern Desert
Dr. Hans Barnard is an archaeological surveyor, photographer and ceramic analyst. He has worked on sites in Armenia, Chile, Egypt, Iceland, Panama, Peru, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia and Yemen. He is currently involved in a project in Peru and Egypt (the Fayum Oasis).
The Future of Archaeology:
"New Techniques of Archaeological Technology"