Egyptomania: Lecture & Book Signing with Dr. Bob Brier
10/10/2014, Egyptomania: Lecture & Book Signing with Dr. Bob Brier Oct 10Instructional Media Center, Lower Level of B. Davis Schwartz Memorial Library , LIU Post, 8:00 - 10:00 PM
Dr. Bob Brier, one of the world’s foremost experts on mummies and Egyptology will discuss his latest book, “EGYPTOMANIA.” It explores the burning fascination with all things Egyptian and the events that fanned the flames. From ancient times, to Napoleon’s Egyptian campaign, to the discovery of Tutankhamen’s tomb by Howard Carter in the 1920s, he explores our three thousand-year-old fixation with recovering Egyptian culture and its meaning. Books will be available for purchase and a signing with take place after the lecture.
For more information contact Alexandra Janvey at (516) 299-2892 or Alexandra.Janvey@liu.edu
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