Publications

Abydos: Egypt's First Pharaohs and the Cult of Osiris


An in depth presentation of the history of Abydos, early excavations at the site, and the results of more recent fieldwork can be found in the book by Institute of Fine Arts Professor David O’Connor Abydos: Egypt’s First Pharaohs and the Cult of Osiris, recently published (2009) by Thames and Hudson.

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Featured in the New Yorker: IFA excavations at Abydos, Egypt

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THE BURIED: Excavating the Egyptian Revolution. Click hereOpen link in new window for the full article.

Field Season

"Field SeasonOpen link in new window," photographs from the IFA excavations in Abydos, Egypt by Greg Maka, Amanda Kirkpatrick and Gus Gusciora. Curated by Ileana Selejan.