Emilie Savage-Smith – The ‘Book of Curiosities’: A Medieval Egyptian Guide to the Universe

Event Date: 13 May 2010 Professor Emilie Savage-Smith (University of Oxford) The ‘Book of Curiosities’: A Medieval Egyptian Guide to the Universe ———————————————– * Due to copyright restrictions, we cannot host the images accompanying the talk on this webpage. You can, however view the images on the Bodleian Library’s ‘Medieval view of the Cosmos’ pages HERE. These will open in …

Warwick Ball: Ralph Pinder-Wilson and Afghanistan

14 January 2010 – An overview of the ‘Pinder-Wilson years’ at the British Institute of Afghan Studies in Kabul, where he was Director from 1976 until its closure in 1982 following the Soviet invasion.