Friday, November 22, 2013

New Interview Airing

Today (November 22) at 2pm ET and 11pm ET on BYU Radio's Sirius XM channel (channel 143) or at byuradio.org an interview with Dr. Muhlestein regarding his experiences in Egypt and as an Egyptologist will air on a new program about storytelling. When they archive the broadcast we will also post that information.

Wednesday, November 6, 2013

Publication about excavation comes out

Kristin South spearheaded a publication that evaluates an important aspect of our excavation. She continues to push forward in important research on our artifacts. The publication is beautifully done. It is

South, Kristin H. and Kerry Muhlestein, “Regarding Ribbons: The spread and use of narrow purpose-woven bands in Late Roman Egyptian burials,” in Drawing the threads together: Textiles and footwear of the 1st millennium AD from Egypt, Antoine De Moor, C├Ącilia Fluck, Petra Linscheid, eds. (Tielt, Belgium: Lanoo, 2013), 56-73.

Friday, November 1, 2013

Teaching Egypt to Elementary Schools

Dr. Muhlestein taught 4 classes of 6th graders about ancient Egypt at Orchard Elementary.