Category Archives: University of Manchester

Mummies of the Manchester Museum by Dr Campbell Price

Campbell is one of my very favourite speakers – lively, energetic, enthusiastic and informative; and as Curator of the Manchester Museum is in the perfect position to give us a great insight in the Museum which holds some 20 mummies … Continue reading

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Warfare and Weapons in Ancient Egypt – Manchester University

I have just finished the above excellent on-line course and achieved my ‘Certificate of Completion: Warfare and Weapons in Ancient Egypt’ It is the last of three such on-line courses I have completed through the university, and was just as … Continue reading

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BLUE: Symposium Exploring Aspects of Life in Ancient Egypt

This is another ‘taster’ course offered by Manchester University and Museum; and is the on-line equivalent of their February study day – and I cannot tell you how fascinating it proved to be! We covered far more than just the colour blue; we looked at … Continue reading

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Ancient Egypt: A History in Six Objects – by Manchester University

I have just completed:  Ancient Egypt: A History in Six Objects – a course run by Manchester University:   – with Dr Joyce Tyldesley, Dr Glenn Godenho and Dr Campbell Price; where I achieved a ‘Statement of Accomplishment’. As part of the course, … Continue reading

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