This lecture explores the definition, function and understanding of what is meant by "demons" in ancient Egypt and in the ancient world at large. Magicall spells, rituals, and objects produced from the early Pharaonic to the Greco-Roman periods in Egypt are presented and discussed. Comparative views with other demonologies of the ancient world are also explored.
Mesa Grande Cultural Park
1000 Date Street
Mesa, AZ 85201
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It's International Archaeology Day and it's a pretty big deal! Come celebrate with us at Mesa Grande Cultural Park! Enjoy a fun filled day learning about the amazing Hohokam people who farmed the desert long ago. This event features demonstrations, fun activities, and you can even take a guided tour with real archaeologists!
Admission: Adults $5.00, Children (3 to 12) $2.00, Under 3 are free