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The page was last modified on August 15th 2017
Below is a list of academic lectures and good quality programmes and videos dealing with the
various aspects relating to the archaeological site of Deir el-Medina:

- The evolving portrait of Deir el-Medina by Prof. Cédric Gobeil, 10th February 2017, The Egypt
Exploration Society. Published on 17 Feb 2017. The EES would like to thank the Institute of
Archaeology, UCL for hosting the lecture and Braun Arts for providing their filming services for the
event.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OkteZL0Qme8

- Some preliminary thoughts on workmen’s marks in the Theban Necropolis - Prof. Daniel Soliman from
Leiden University. Museo Egizio, Turin, Italy, 12 December 2014. Published on 14 December 2014
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5H4anxLR1SQ

- Latest discoveries at Deir El-Medina on the Centennial of the French concession by Prof. Cédric
Gobeil
, IFAO at Fondazione Museo delle Antichità Egizie di Torino on September the 14th 2014
http://www.museoegizio.it/en/live-latest-discoveries-at-deir-el-medina-prof-cedric-gobeil-ifao/

- Ancient Egypt Life and Death in the Valley of the Kings 1 of 2 -  Egyptologist Prof Joann Fletcher
goes on a fascinating journey in search of people like us - not the great Pharaohs but the ordinary people
who built and populated this incredible ancient civilization. Published on 30 May 2013 Life - by BBC
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C39cgxTRh_c

- Turin Erotic Papyrus : Ancient Egypt Hidden Secrets
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QNbezdC7JWo&feature=youtu.be

- Egyptian Journeys with Dan Cruickshank Episode 1: The Secrets of the Tomb Builders. Published on
14 Feb 2014
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=On-KGdcNE_0
Episode 2: The Pharaoh Hunter. Published on 9 Apr 2014
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dr2PVK7UNWQ
Episode 3: The Rebel Pharaoh. Published on 17 Dec 2015
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zBAYdHdzF80
Episode 4: Building for Eternity. Published on 18 Dec 2015
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KzF2e6lOnPU
Episode 5: Pharaohs Wives. Published on 18 Dec 2015
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zjK432NBWLY
Episode 6: The Mysterious End of Egypt. Published on 18 Dec 2015
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aw5hwTHHizg

- Jane Akshar: Hidden Luxor - Deir el Medina Workman's Village: Module 8
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kKz06NIg1Pw

- John Romer - Ancient Lives Part 1 of 4. How did ordinary Egyptians live in the time of the pharaohs?
Renowned British Egyptologist John Romer explores the ruins of an ancient village just outside Thebes,
where generations of craftsmen and artists built and decorated royal tombs. There, relics reveal the
most intimate details of the people's daily lives: their meals, their loves, their quarrels, and even their
dreams. Published on 18 Oct 2013
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hnsNwwwHm2I
Part 2
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tEjRDK2uOVk
Part 3
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XX7nMXFW-xE
Part 4
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uPBz5q0n8LE