December 30, 2019

The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago announces the print and online publication of News & Notes 244 (Winter 2020).

This issue of News & Notes focuses on the OI’s work in Egypt and explores the digital tools and new technologies used to preserve Egypt’s ancient languages and inscriptions. This issue features the following spotlight articles:
 
“The Breasteds in Hyde Park," by Emily Teeter
“Excavations at Tell Edfu," by Nadine Moeller and Gregory Marouard
“Digital Evolution and the Chicago House," by Krisztián Vértes
"Digital Restoration of the Books of the Dead,” by Foy Scalf
 
Other features include:
 
Programs & Events
Volunteer Spotlight
Centennial Exhibit at the University Library
 
Chicago: The Oriental Institute, 2019