During four exciting weeks discover the landscape that inspired the world’s oldest recorded religion – the mighty Nile, the deserts, the delta and Kemet’s neighbors. Learn about several major creation myths, introduce yourselves to the ancient netjeru (deities) and their temples. Consider what ancient Egypt means for us today. Per Ankh II will be offered in the summer of 2017.
Instructor: Holli Emore
Class Meetings: Tuesday 8:30 pm ET, starting February 20 through March 19
Pinch, Geraldine. 2002. Egyptian Mythology: A guide to the gods, goddesses, and traditions of ancient Egypt. Oxford: Oxford University Press.