Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Abstracts for the upcoming 'Demon Things' Conference

There are lots of demon-things in Ancient Egypt...

Images can be demon-things

Helpful demons can be found on objects used in rituals to repel harmful demons, such as this ivory "apotropaion".

Demons are also mentioned in spells and other religious TEXTS...

...such as Metropolitan Museum of Art #28.3.113.

Why do we NEED a Demonology of Ancient Egypt?

What IS the Ancient Egyptian Demonology Project?