August 7, 2020

The OI announces the online publication of News & Notes 246 (Summer 2020). The theme for this issue is Love in Egypt. Features include:

"Erotica from Roman Egypt: A Demotic Magical Spell to Induce Lovesickness," by Robert K. Ritner & Foy D. Scalf
"I Found My Beloved: Ancient Egyptian Love Songs in Context," by Theresa Tiliakos
"A Head Above the Rest: Going to Bed in Ancient Egypt," by Catherine Witt
"Oriental Institute Pioneers of Archaeology in Iran," a continued series, by Abbas Alizadeh

Other features include: Programs & Events, Volunteer Spotlight, and Book Specials. 

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