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FellowSpeak: "At the Gates of the Temple: Culture, Politics and Public Space in Ptolemaic Egypt"

Ian Moyer
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
12:30-1:30 PM
Osterman Common Room, #1022 202 S. Thayer Map
U-M Associate Professor of History and 2019 Helmut F. Stern Faculty Fellow Ian Moyer reconstructs a history of public space in Ptolemaic Egypt by examining the gates and forecourt areas of Egyptian temples as places of communication, interaction, and translation that connected indigenous Egyptian élites, the Macedonian Greek dynasty of the Ptolemies, and the wider population of Egypt.
Building: 202 S. Thayer
Event Type: Lecture / Discussion
Tags: History, Humanities, International, Middle East Studies, Talk
Source: Happening @ Michigan from Institute for the Humanities, Department of History