Manchester 2008


Current Research in Egyptology IX





Date : January 2008
Location : University of Manchester, Great Britain
Publication : Gashe, V, & Finch, J. (eds), 2008, Current Research in Egyptology 2008,
Oxford: Oxbow Books

List of papers

Author Title Publication reference
Jacky Finch Walk like an Egyptian – Religious Ritual or the Dawn of Prosthetic Medicine?  
Steven James Larkman Identifying the Great Overlords of the Nome  
Kate Liszka Water Basins in Middle Kingdom Planned Settlements: An Architectural Feature of Hospitality and Bureaucracy  
Judith H. Seath Scent from the Grave: An Analytical Examination of Ancient Residues from Predynastic Egypt Poster
Lidija McKnight Animal, Vegetable or Mineral? A Radiological Study of Three Museum Oddities  
Peter Robinson An Example of Egyptianising Architecture in Greater Manchester  
Jacky Finch The Scientific Contribution of Imaging in Egyptology: The ‘Virtual Unwrapping’ of a Mummified Limb Poster
Essam el Saeed Why Does Professor Abdel Monem A Sayed’s View Differ from Other Egyptologists? Views Concerning the Landing Place of Hatchepsut’s Fleet in Punt  
Masahiro Baba Specialisation in Predynastic Pottery: Standardized Straw-tempered Ware at Hierakonpolis  
Kim Ridealgh Examining the Representation of the Male Image in 18th Dynasty Tombs  
Pauline Norris Horses of a Different Colour  
Victoria Gashe Evidence for Predynastic and Old Kingdom Burial Practices: An Assessment of the Use of Early Excavation Reports  
Steven Tasker Determining Plausible Connections Between Hieroglyphic Symbols and Pyramid Construction Poster
Moacir Elias Santos The Tothmea’s Mummy Project: Ancient Discoveries and New Perspectives  
Ryan Metcalf The Tutankhamouse Experiment – Investigating Tissue Changes During Mummification  
Nico Staring The Iconographic Programme in the Elite Tombs of the Memphite Region  
Natalie McCreesh Scientific Analysis of the Black Coating Found on a Mummy from the Manchester Museum  
Dave Counsell Cocaine and Nicotine in Ancient Egypt  
Rehab Hema A Study on a Title  
Campbell Price Agency and Materiality in Late Period Non-Statuary  
Sarah-Jane Langley A Study of Ivory in Predynastic Egypt  
Arnaud Quertinmont A Possible Method of Dating Anubis Statues  
Alvaro Figueiredo The Lisbon Mummy Project: Preliminary Results of the MDCT Study of the Animal Mummies in the National Museum of Archaeology, Lisbon Poster
Natalie McCreesh Microscopic Analyses of Hair from an Ancient Egyptian Mummy, c. 1473 BC Poster
Dan Boatright he Realities of Battle in Ancient Egypt  
Amr Gaber The Gods and Goddesses of the Central Hall  
Kathryn Piquette Re-materialising Script and Image  
Gavin Smith Kinship Structure and Descent Group Models and the Incipient Predynastic Ancient Egyptian State in Upper Egypt  
Patricia Berg Perspectives on Travelling in the Texts from Deir el-Medina  
Jennifer Cromwell The Unpublished Coptic Manuscripts in Manchester’s John Rylands Library  
Rosalind Park Finding Lepus, or Another Meaning for the Rekhyt Bird  
Kenneth Griffin A Curious Female Figurine in the Egyptian Centre Collection  
Steven Tasker The Secret Djed  
Karen Exell Ancient Egypt at the Manchester Museum: Past Achievements and Future Plans  
Francis Lankester Experiencing the Eastern Desert Rock Art  
Lucile Huguet Aegyptus, or the Western Conception of Egypt, from the 15th to 18th Century  
Judith H. Seath Scent from the Grave: An Analytical Examination of Ancient Residues from Predynastic Egypt  
Sarah Jackman King’s Crowns in Ancient Egypt  
Henning Franzmeier ‘Emic’: Ancient Egyptian Terms related to Wells and Cisterns  
Professor Rosalie David The KNH Centre for Biomedical Egyptology: Training Scientists for the 21st Century  
Jenefer Cockitt Climatic Change in the early Pharaonic Period: A Re-evaluation of the Evidence  
Meg Gundlach The Historiography of Asasif and a Changing Focus  
Adrienn Nagy Bes and the Levant: Reconsidering the Problem of Bes and the Seated Goddess  
Paula Alexandra Veiga Multidisciplinary Preliminary Examination and 3D Facial Reconstruction of a Male Egyptian Mummy from the Collection of the MHNFC  
Khaled Saad New Light on the Coloured Graffiti in the Caves of Wadi Soura at the Plateau of Gilf Al-Kibir, Egypt Poster
Szymon Zdzieblowski Predynastic and Protodynastic Mudbrick Settlement Architecture: An Overview and New Interpretation in the Light of Recent Research  



Information Courtesy of CRE XIV Committee.