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Subscription Seminar Deir el Medina Saturday 3th September 2016

We are happy to invite you for an interesting seminar!

Location: Lipsius, Cleveringaplaats 1, Leiden

Date: 03-09-2016

Start at 10.00 -17.30

04. John Romer

On Saturday 3th September, 2016 the Theban Mountains Foundation organizes a seminar about the workmen’s village Deir el-Medina, in order to support our foundation. Our guest speakers immerse you in the world of the old workmen from the New Kingdom. Special guest is mister John Romer, the well-known producer and presenter of many archaeological TV-series. He is well disposed towards our foundation, just like the other guests. Therefore, we also welcome dr. Rob Demarée, dr. Koen Donker van Heel, Joost Golverdingen MA , Niek de Haan, Jan Koek, Mathijs Smith,  Lonneke Delpeut en Fania Kruijf.  They are all willing to make a valuable contribution not only to the seminar Deir el-Medina. Some of the lectures are in English, most of them in Dutch.


Entrance fee € 35,- Students € 5,-

Account number NL78ABNA 0531589129
On the name of: The Theban Mountains Foundation
Mentioning: DM-dag.

You will receive a confirmation after payment. Off course you may donate more if you like!!

Seminar Deir el-Medina 03-09-2016

Time Speakers Subject
09.30 – 10.00 Registration
10.00 – 10.15 Opening Huib van Verseveld Introduction by chairman
10.15 – 10.45 1e speaker (English) John Romer Wadi Gharby / Wadi F
10.45 – 11.15 Coffee and tea break
11.15 – 11.45 2e speaker (English) Rob Demarée Life and times of the scribe of the Tomb Dhutmose
11.45 – 12.00 3e speaker (Dutch) Mathijs Smit Wig of Merit
12.00 – 12.30 4e  speaker (English) Ben Haring Surprise lecture
12.30 – 14.00 Lunch break
14.00 – 14.30 5e speaker (Dutch) Niek de Haan Shabtis from Deir el-Medina
14.40 – 14.45 6e speaker (Dutch) Fania Kruijf The Queens of the Nile
14.45 – 15.15 7e speaker (Dutch) Jan Koek Tomb Nakhtamun TT218
15.15 – 15.45 Coffee and tea break
15.45 – 16.15 8e speaker (English) Koen Donker van Heel Qenhirkhopshef
16.15 – 16.30 9e speaker (Dutch) Lonneke Delpeut Ostraca and drawings of horses
16.30 – 17.00 10e speaker (Dutch) Joost Golverdingen unpublished texts from wadi Gharby
17.00 – 17.15 Huib van Verseveld Closing seminar

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