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Egyptomania

Bob Brier, Lecturer

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Lecture

Egyptomania

The Baker Museum of Artis—Naples welcomes one of the world's foremost experts on mummies, Dr. Bob Brier, as he applies his vast scholarship in Egyptology through the prism of The Baker Museum’s Rediscovering Egypt: The Collection of the Dahesh Museum of Art exhibit.

Rediscovering Egypt: The Collection of the Dahesh Museum of Art runs from January 25 through May 18.

Dr. Bob Brier

Dr. Bob Brier

Dr. Brier is the author of several scholarly and popular books, including The Daily Life of The Ancient Egyptians, The Murder of Tutankhamen, Egyptian Mummies: Unraveling the Secrets of an Ancient Art, Ancient Egyptian Magic, Encyclopedia of Mummies and The Secret of the Great Pyramid with Jean-Pierre Houdin. His most recent book is Egyptomania: Our Three Thousand Year Obsession with the Land of the Pharaohs.

Dr. Brier’s research has been featured in such media venues as CNN, 60 Minutes, The New York Times, and Archaeology Magazine.

Known for enlivening his programs and lectures with humor, Dr. Brier has conducted research in pyramids and tombs in 15 countries and was the host of several award-winning television specials for TLC, including the blockbuster series Pyramids, Mummies & Tombs and Mummy Detective.

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