Gender and Ritual in Ancient Egyptian Funerary Practices

Semester: 

Fall

Offered: 

2020

Ancient Egyptian men and women constructed enduring mortuary monuments, compiled funerary texts, and created elaborate myths & intricate rituals to deal with death. This course explores how women feature in ancient Egyptian conceptions of death, salvation, and the afterlife and whether the Egyptians conceived of gendered pathways to the afterlife.

Additional Information

Faculty: Mariam Ayad
Semester: Full Fall Term
Time: Mon, 12:00 - 1:59 p.m. ET
HDS 3074