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Antoin Sevruguin: Past and Present

Special Exhibit

April 1 – December 31, 2021

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Birds of the Month Calendar

Our Cat of the Month calendar was such a success that we’ve decided to continue offering an OI Calendar Subscription! Each academic year we will start a new theme, which is decided by YOU. For academic year 2021–22 we will be featuring Birds from the OI’s Collection!

Posted on Wednesday, September 22, 2021

The Archive of Thotsutmis now available

The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago announces a new publication in print and online The Archive of Thotsutmis, Son of Panouphis: Early Ptolemaic Ostraca from Deir el Bahari (O. Edgerton), by Brian P. Muhs, Foy D. Scalf, and Jacqueline E. Jay, Oriental Institute Publications 146, Chicago: The Oriental Institute, 2021.

Posted on Thursday, September 9, 2021

OI Community Mourns the Loss of Robert K. Ritner (1953–2021), Rowe Professor of Egyptology

The OI community mourns the loss of our dear friend and colleague Robert K. Ritner (1953–2021), Rowe Professor of Egyptology.

Posted on Monday, July 26, 2021

OI News & Notes 249 Now Available

The OI announces the online publication of News & Notes 249 for Spring/Summer 2021.

Posted on Monday, June 28, 2021