Functions and public lectures
Details of the 2017 Events and Functions
ANNUAL DINNER AND FREE PUBLIC LECTURE
Saturday October 28, 2017
The Heritage Function Centre
Ryde Eastwood Leagues Club
The Annual Dinner this year will be proceeded by a free public lecture by Prof. Naguib Kanawati who will talk about his work at Beni Hassan and the Royal Governors at El-Qusiya
The after dinner guest speaker will be Dr Frederick Hardtke who recently completed his PhD at Macquarie University. Frederick's interests involve Predynastic Egypt and its iconography, specifically its expansion through rock art. Frederick comes to rock art with a background in archaeology, having been involved in archaeological fieldwork since 1998 when he commenced working with the Macquarie University mission ro Helwan. His fieldwork thereafter took him to the Western Desert of Egypt, with work at the Dakhleh Oasis in both excavations and rock art recording. Frederick became a member of the Hierajonpolis Expedition in 2009, where he has, till now, managed a dedicated rock art survey project on the site.
Cost of the Lecture: FREE
Cost of the dinner: $70.00 per person,
includes a delicious buffet meal with a carvery, salads, hot dishes and dessert, coffee and tea.
Members are invited to attend either or both functions, but for seating purposes bookings are essential.
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