Birmingham Egyptology Symposium

We are pleased to announce that the first annual Birmingham Egyptology Symposium will be held at the University of Birmingham, UK, on Friday 21st February 2014. We invite papers from postgraduates and independent researchers pertaining to the broad theme, ‘Ritual Landscapes of Ancient Egypt’. Presentations may take the form of a 15 minute paper or a research poster.


Abstracts should be no more than 300 words in length, and should be submitted by Friday 18th October 2013 to, to be reviewed by the organising committee. Confirmation of the decision therewith will be emailed by Friday 15th November 2013.


Following the Symposium, speakers will be invited to submit their papers as articles to be considered for publication in Birmingham Egyptology Journal.


For further information about this event, please visit the Birmingham Egyptology website at, or contact us at the above email address to register your interest.


Please feel free to print and display our Call for Papers poster.

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