As I write this in late November 2022, academic and museum Twitter has just seen an almighty row about the Wellcome Collection's decision to close and replace its 'Medicine Man' gallery. (In fact, 'row' probably isn't even the right word for it - we need a new word for these Twitter events, something that encompasses …
Did you know that Southend Museum has a small collection of ancient Egyptian objects? Here I look at some on display in the recent Wunderkammer exhibition.
A review of the 2021-2022 Wunderkammer Exhibition at Southend Museum.
What do we learn from comparing an Anglo-Saxon burial in Prittlewell with Egypt's famous Tutankhamun?
The Garstang Museum's 'Before Egypt' exhibition reviewed! Pots, palettes, some stunning artefacts and a female Pharaoh.
A Review of the new exhibition of the Prittlewell Princely burial in Southend Museum
How did Egyptians use their bedrooms? How do we interpret ancient spaces? Nadine Moeller's new book on Egyptian Urbanism provides food for thought.
The Egyptian Museum in Barcelona contains a number of interesting artefacts and is a fascinating place to visit.
A review of the fantastic and rarely explored Egyptian collection in Havana.
A great exhibition of Egyptian animal mummies is on at the World Museum, Liverpool.