Conference and presentation of the book “Le Livre des Egyptes”
Villa Empain, 10th of March 2015, from 7 pm
On the occasion of the publication of the book “Le Livre des Egyptes” (Editions Robert Laffont, Collection Bouquins, January 2015) under the leadership of Florence Quentin, the Boghossian Foundation organizes a conference with international specialists who participated to this original and remarkable book.
Marie-Cécile Bruwier, Art and Archeology Historian, Director of the Royal museum of Mariemont and specialist of Ancient Egypt; Baudouin Decharneux, member of the Belgian Royal Academy, Doctor in Philosophy and Professor at the Université libre de Bruxelles; Claude Obosmer, Doctor in Philology and Oriental History, Professor of Egyptology and Greek at the Université catholique de Louvain; Florence Quentin, Art and Egyptology Historian, Journalist and Author of many publications dedicated to myths, religions and Ancient Egypt.
The conference will be held in French.
Banner : François-Charles Cécile, Alexandrie. Vue de l’obélisque appelé l’Aiguille de
Cléopâtre et la tour dite des Romains, prise du sud-ouest, Collection privée, Bruxelles.
BOGHOSSIAN FOUNDATION – VILLA EMPAIN
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