Part of The Charles K. Wilkinson Lecture Series, this program includes three talks on the theme "Rulers in the Times of Transition."
Recorded on February 2, 2011
"Haremhab: General/Prince Regent/King"
Jacobus van Dijk, Associate Professor of Egyptology, Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies, University of Groningen
"Taita, Ruler of the 'Land of Palistin': Lifting the Veil on a Dark Age"
Timothy P. Harrison, Professor of Near Eastern Archaeology, University of Toronto
"'The emir of emirs': George of Antioch and the Creation of the Norman Kingdom of Sicily"
Jeremy Johns, Director of the Khalili Research Centre for the Art and Material Culture of the Middle East, and Professor of the Art and Archaeology of the Islamic Mediterranean, University of Oxford
We thank the many friends of Charles K. Wilkinson and of The Metropolitan Museum of Art who have generously funded the lecture series.