Book of the Dead: Becoming God in Ancient Egypt

Special Exhibit

October 3rd, 2017 – March 31st, 2018

Drones

Drones over the Desert: Archaeology and Aerial Photography

Special Exhibit (Lower Level)

November 22, 2016 – ongoing

News

Neubauer Collegium to Host Workshop on "Economic Analysis of Ancient Trade"

The Neubauer Collegium will host a workshop about the "Economic Analysis of Ancient Trade" on Friday, October 13, 2017, from 9:00 am - 2:30 pm at the Neubauer Collegium for Culture and Society.

Posted on Friday, October 13, 2017

Alain Bresson Wins James Henry Breasted Prize for 2017

Alain Bresson, Robert O. Anderson Distinguished Service Professor, Department of Classics and Department of History, a world leader in ancient economy, has won the American Historical Association’s James Henry Breasted Prize for 2017, for his 2016 book The Making of the Ancient Greek Economy: Institutions, Markets, and Growth in the City-States.

Posted on Friday, October 13, 2017

Oriental Institute Announces the Publication of Book of the Dead: Becoming God in Ancient Egypt

The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago announces the publication of a new title available in print and online, Book of the Dead: Becoming God in Ancient Egypt. Edited by Foy Scalf. Oriental Institute Museum Publications 39. Chicago: The Oriental Institute, 2017.

Posted on Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Oriental Institute Seeks Senior Scholar of Ancient Iranian Studies

The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago seeks to appoint a distinguished senior scholar of Ancient Iranian Studies to begin in the autumn quarter of 2018 or as soon thereafter as feasible.

Posted on Tuesday, October 10, 2017