Yearly Archives: 2015

Dr Zahi’s new e-book is out now!

Discover the Treasures of the Egyptian Museum at your Fingertips With Inside the Egyptian Museum with Zahi Hawass, the world-renowned archaeologist Dr Zahi Hawass presents his first e-book and takes the reader on a marvellous journey through the museum’s stunning treasures, introducing his favourite objects on display and those artefacts that he considers essential to…
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Betsy Bryan’s Festschrift

I was really happy to hear about the presentation of Betsy Bryan’s Festschrift in Florence during the International Congress of Egyptologists in August. Betsy Bryan is the Alexander Badawi Professor of Egyptian Art and Archaeology at John Hopkins University. Richard Jasnow and Kara Cooney were able to organise in the past three years to have…
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Dr Zahi tours the US in October to promote Egypt

Dr. Zahi Hawass will be back in the US in the second half of October as part of a tour organised and sponsored by the Egyptian Tourism Authority in the US to promote Egypt as a tourist destination. Dr Zahi will visit many cities across the US to hold a series of private lectures, aimed…
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Unforgettable days in Cortona

The time I have spent in Cortona, Italy, is unforgettable. I was invited by Mayor Francesca because the town of Cortona decided to confer on me the award of Man of the Year. I was accompanied in my trip by a group of Egyptians, including Emad, the head of the Egyptian Tourist Authority in Rome,…
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