The Charles K. Wilkinson Lecture Series: Talismans, Charms, and Amulets

Three lectures hosted by the Departments of Ancient Near Eastern, Egyptian, and Islamic Art

"Talismanic Architecture: Humbaba, Gilgamesh, and Temple Facades in Mesopotamia"
Sarah Graff, Associate Curator, Department of Ancient Near Eastern Art, The Met

"Textual Amulets in Ancient Egypt and the Mediterranean"
Jacco Dieleman, Associate Professor of Egyptology, University of California, Los Angeles

"The Hand of Fatima and Female Amuletic Traditions in Islamic Contexts"
Fahmida Suleman, Phyllis Bishop Curator for the Modern Middle East, The British Museum

Recorded March 8, 2016

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