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Lecture: Latest Research in the EES Archive

Saturday March 14th 2020 2.00 pm
By Dr Stephanie Boonstra
Venue: Coronation Hall

Abstract

Dr Stephanie Boonstra

Stephanie will present the latest work and research being conducted in the archives of the Egypt Exploration Society, including the recent rehousing of over 5000 glass plate negatives from the Society's early excavations at Abydos and Armant, as well as the continuous work to make the Society's collections more available to the public. She will also present her own research in the archive.


Biography

Stephanie Boonstra is the Collections Manager at the Egypt Exploration Society as well as the Managing Editor of the Journal of Egyptian Archaeology. Previously she worked as the curator of the Egyptology galleries at New Walk Museum in Leicester and the Eton Myers Collection of Egyptian Art at the University of Birmingham. She has recently submitted her PhD at the University of Birmingham on the production of scarabs and seal amulets in the early Eighteenth Dynasty.

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