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This course examines the development of the art and architecture of the cultures of ancient Nubia through what we have learned from archaeology and how that evidence has helped us create the picture we now have of the culture and history of the birth and development of art and civilization in the Nile Valley.
Week 1: Lost Land Emerging: The Geography of Nubia
Week 2: In the Beginning: Pre-History to the A-Group
Week 3: The B-Group, C-Group, and Pan-Grave Cultures
Week 4: The City and the Kingdom: The Kerma Culture
Week 5: The Empire Strikes Back: New Kingdom Occupation
Week 6: Nubian Renaissance & Naptan Nubia
Week 7: Southern Strategy: Meroitic Nubia
Week 8: The Long Twilight: Post-Meroitic Nubia
- Peter Lacovara - Michael C. Carlos Museum of Emory University
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