Preface vii W.J. Tait: a life in Egyptology ix W.J. Tait: a bibliography to 2013 x List of Abbreviations
New Evidence for Prince Ahmose (Sapair)
Carol Andrews … 1
Limestone and Plaster Royal Sculpture of the Late and Ptolemaic Periods in the Fitzwilliam Museum
A Demotic Tax List from the Thebaid
W. Clarysse, C.J. Martin & D.J. Thompson…25
L’alphabet des oiseaux (O. dém. DelM...
Conference: Institutions in villages in Egypt from the early Roman to the Fatimid period
Institutions in villages in Egypt
Bulletin of Online Emendations to Papyri (BOEP) 3.1
The Oxyrhynchus Papyri LXXIX, London 2014
from the early Roman to the Fatimid period
King's College London, 3-4 July 2014
This conference will focus on the study of administrative, economic and social institutions in villages in Egypt from the early Roman period through to the Fatimid period. The aim of the conference is threefold: 1) to assess the role and importance of village institutions in the community; 2) to examine whether and to what extent villages had communal self-awareness; 3) to investigate how institutions (and the very idea of them) changed over time.
The conference is organised with the...