Conferences and seminars

An introductory course to Old Nubian

The IFAO, the PCMA and the University of Fayoum have joined forces to offer a complete introduction to the Old Nubian language, the written form of the language used by the inhabitants of the Middle Nile Valley during the Middle Ages. The course, both theoretical and practical, will be given by Vincent W.J. van Gerven Oei, who is currently the best specialist in this language rarely studied in standard university curricula.

Lieu du stage / Venue :
Le Caire (Ifao et PCMA) / Cairo (IFAO and PCMA)

Date du stage / Course date :
Du 1er au 12 septembre 2019 / from 1 to 12 September 2019

Date limite de candidature / Deadline for application :
31 mars 2019 / March 31st, 2019

Institutions :
Institut français d’archéologie orientale - Polish Center of Mediterranean Archaeology - Fayoum University

Organisé par / Organized by :
Robin Seignobos (Ifao), Vincent van Gerven Oei, Artur Obłuski (PCMA) & Maher Eissa (Fayoum University)

Langue du stage / Course Language :
Anglais / English

Éligibilité / Eligibility :
- Étudiants, chercheurs et universitaires / students, researchers and academics.
- La connaissance préalable du grec et/ou du copte est souhaitable mais nullement indispensable / Prior knowledge of Greek and/or Coptic is desirable but not essential.

Frais d’inscription / Fees :
Gratuit - limité à 10 étudiants / Free - only 10 students

Pris en charge / supported :
L’hébergement et les repas du midi / accommodation and midday lunches

Non pris en charge / Non-supported :
Frais de transport / transportation costs.

Candidatures / applications :
Un CV, une lettre de motivation (en français ou en anglais) et, pour les étudiants et jeunes chercheurs, une lettre de recommandation (en français ou en anglais). Les dossiers de candidature sont à envoyer au plus tard le 31 mars 2019 à l’adresse suivante : rseignobos ifao.egnet.net

A CV, a motivation letter (in French or English) and, for students and young researchers, a recommendation letter (in French or in English). Applications should be sent by the 31st of March 2019 at the latest to the following address: rseignobos ifao.egnet.net

article published on 10 February 2019

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