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Friday, October 11

Off the Wall: Informal Discussions About Art—“Mummy Mysteries: The Story behind Ancient Egyptian Mummies and Artifacts in Small Museums and Universities”

Art & Lunch Discussion
Time: 12:15pm
Location: Middlebury College Museum of Art

Melinda Nelson-Hurst, Research Associate, Department of Anthropology, and Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Classical Studies, Tulane University

Melinda Nelson-Hurst, Research Associate, Department of Anthropology, and Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Classical Studies, Tulane University,  presents the latest research into the history of ancient Egyptian collections from around the United States, including those from New Orleans, Philadelphia, and Middlebury. Enjoy further conversation over a light lunch in the lobby. Sponsored by the Middlebury College Museum of Art, the Department of History of Art and Architecture, the Department of Sociology and Anthropology, the Department of History, the Director of the Arts, and the Committee on the Arts. Lunch is provided. $5 donation suggested; free to College ID card holders.