It's hard to believe that I am in my twelfth season of living and working in Luxor for six months of the year. And in May of 2015 this blog turned eight! I can only hope that I will have the good fortune to return to Egypt for many years to come.
Monday, July 18, 2011
Mark Lehner, AERA, and Training Egyptian Archaeologists
The al-Banna mentioned toward the end of this article is the one who, fleetingly, was named to replace Zahi Hawass as Minister of Antiquities yesterday.
A native Californian (yes, they do exist!) who has landed a dream retirement job as Librarian for the library at Chicago House (The Epigraphic Survey of The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago) in Luxor, Egypt...