Online lecture: Research on Textiles from Medieval Nubia

Dear Colleagues as part of the seminar “Archeology of Egypt and Nubia”, at the Department of Archeology of Egypt and Nubia, at the Faculty of Archeology of the University of Warsaw 22.11.2022 dr Magdalena Woźniak  will give a lecture: Research on textiles from medieval Nubia You can join us on Google Meet:https://meet.google.com/amv-mwpv-qwu


Conference: Annihilating Evil

Dear Colleagues,The following online conference hosted by the University of Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński in Warsaw may be of interest to you. Attached please find the conference programme and the abstracts. The link is also in the conference programme. Please contact the organisers directly with any questions. Annihilating Evil: Scenes of Fighting, Slaying, Trampling and Binding Bad Forces in […]


Jebel Barkal lecture

Dear ISNS Members, The following may be of interest to you.A virtual talk by Esmail Elnour will be held October 22nd at 10:00am PST entitled ‘Jebel elBarkal site – A place/ownership claim conflict’. The talk will be held on the AmSARC platform, and the link may be found here:https://amsarc.org/ Please contact the organisers directly for further information. best wishes […]


ISNS Working Groups

Dear ISNS Members, Following below is a list of the working groups suggested by members. The enrolment of members in these groups is open until the end of October. Bioarchaeology Working Group Conservation and Protection of Nubian Heritage Heritage and community engaged/participatory research Egyptian-Sudanese platform for Nubian Studies Code of ethics of the ISNS Incorporation of […]


Meroitic Conference 2024 1st Circular

Dear ISNS Members,Attached please find the First Circular for the Meroitic Conference 2024. The conference webpage with updates may be found here:http://meroiticstudies2024.info/ All questions and requests regarding the conference should be addressed to the organizers at meroiticstudies2024@uni-muenster.de All the best Julie


Archaeo-Event This Weekend!

Ottawa Chapter: Musical Performance and Talkon the Rock Gongs of Sudan Sunday, Sept 18, 2022, 9:00 to 11:30 am EDT Presenters: Jesse Stewart (Carleton University) and Yahia Fadl Tahir (University of Khartoum)Date: 18 September 2022Time: 9:00am (musical performance), 10:00am (rock gong lecture)Location: Zoom (see code below)   Percussionist Jesse Stewart will give AIA Ottawa a live demonstration on […]


George Pagoulatos

Dear Colleagues, It is with sadness that I inform you that George Pagoulatos has passed away. He will be greatly missed. He and his family have made the Acropole Hotel a warm and welcoming place, a ‘Home away from home’ in Khartoum. We offer sincere condolences to his family, friends, and staff at the Acropole.Sincerely Julie


Concise Manual for Ceramic Studies

Dear ISNS Members, The Concise Manual for Ceramic Studies from SFDAS is now available on-line, open access and may be of interest to you. The link follows below.Please direct any questions to the author. Sincerely Julie———————————————————- Concise Manual for Ceramic Studies Romain David (dir.) This bilingual English/Arabic manual is intended to accompany the training of […]


Berlin Sudan Day 2022

Dear ISNS Members,Berlin Sudan Day 2022 may be of interest to you. The announcement follows below, and further details are attached. Please contact the organisers directly with any queries. Best wishes Julie Dear Friends of the archaeology of Sudan, We would like to cordially invite you to the “Berlin Sudan Day 2022” onSaturday, June 18, 2022. This […]


Lecture YouTube: Pharaon des Deux Terres. L’épopée africaine des rois de Napata

Dear Colleagues, An exhibition entitled Pharaon des Deux Terres. L’épopée africaine des rois de Napata opened recently in the Louvre, Paris and will run from 28 April to 25 July 2022. An introduction to the exhibition was presented by Vincent Rondot on 4 May and is now available on YouTube. It may be of interest to you. The […]