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Glimpses of the History of Egyptian Women

Glimpses of the History of Egyptian Women

25-03-2017 : 25-03-2017
12:00PM : 12:00PM
Al-Moez Visiting Center


Glimpses of the History of EgyptianWomen

In celebration of Women’s Day in March, the Centerorganizes the following events:

Lecture: “The Role of Women in theEstablishment of the Ancient Egyptian Civilization”

Lecture delivered by Maisa Mostafa,Egyptology Consultant at CULTNAT

From 11:00 AM–12:00 PM.

Pharaonic women had their societal importance andrights. Unlike their counterparts in successive times, they did not struggle toreceive this importance; it was rather a natural intuitive thing based on adeeply rooted religious belief in the equality between the two elements ofhuman life. This lecture depicts several aspects of the lives of Pharaonicwomen as goddesses, queens, working women, etc. It also demonstrates someinfluential examples and the legal rights of women in ancient Egypt.

Show: Panorama Al-Moez Street

Presented by: Mr. Mohamed Salah, Presenter of PanoramaAl-Moez Shows

From 12.00 PM to 12.30 PM                     

Lecture: “The Role of Women in HeritagePreservation”

Delivered by Adel Musa, Intangible Heritage Specialist

From 12:30 PM–1:30 PM

The Lecture shedslight on the role of women in heritage preservation with a detailed depictionof the Nubian grandmother and narrator Zeinab Kutud who has had a major role inthe preservation of a paramount part of Nubian folktales. The lecture will alsoinclude the reading of some of the tales published 

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