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.
Instructor: Holli Emore
Class Meetings Saturdays 11:00 am ET, May 21 – June 2 (first Skype meeting is May 26)
Pinch, Geraldine. 2002. Egyptian Mythology: A guide to the gods, goddesses, and traditions of ancient Egypt. Oxford: Oxford University Press.