Sunday, October 21, 3 pm
About the Speaker:
A former Scientific Member of the French Institute of Oriental Archaeology in Cairo (IFAO) and Director of Research Emeritus at the National Centre of Scientific Research (CNRS) in Paris, Dr. Alain-Pierre Zivie is the founding Director of the French Archaeological Mission of the Bubasteion at Saqqara (MAFB). He is also the founding President of the non-profit organization Hypogées (www.hypogees.org <http://www.hypogees.org/>), whose purpose is to support the work of the MAFB. He has been a Fellow of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, in 2001 and 2002, a William K. Simpson Visiting Professor at the American University in Cairo (2008), and a visiting scholar and then Associate in Harvard's Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations (2013–2016). Zivie is also, since 2001, vice-president of the French Society of Egyptology.
He is the author of numerous scientific publications, including Memphis and its necropolis in the New Kingdom: new data, new questions: proceedings of the international symposium CNRS, Paris, 9 to 11 October 1986 , ed. by Alain-Pierre Zivie, Paris, CNRS Publishing House , 1988; Discovery at Saqqara: the forgotten vizier , Paris, Éditions du Seuil, 1990; The found tombs of Saqqara , Monaco, Éditions du Rocher, 2003; The tomb of Maia, foster mother of King Tutankhamun and great of the harem (Bub I.20) , Toulouse, Caracara, 2009; and The tomb of Thoutmes, director of painters in the Place de Maat (Bub I.19) , Toulouse, Caracara, 2013.
Parking is available in U.C. lots after 5 p.m. on weekdays and all day on weekends for a fee. Ticket dispensing machines accept either $5 bills or $1 bills, and debit or credit cards. The Underhill lot can be entered from Channing way off College Avenue. Parking is also available in lots along Bancroft, and on the circle drive in front of the Valley Life Sciences building.
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