On this page you will find Griffith Institute videos and podcasts plus links to our social media pages, articles on our work and recent reviews, including those for the 2014 exhibition 'Discovering Tutankhamun'. We aim to update this page regularly so do check back for new links.
Griffith Institute 75th anniversary
In 2014 the Griffith Institute marks its 75th anniversary. The Institute's Co-Directors, Prof. Richard Parkinson and Associate Prof. Elizabeth Frood, talk about the impact of this internationally renowned Egyptological powerhouse.
Conserving by copying: 3D Printing Tutankhamun's Tomb
When he was photographing Howard Carter's excavation of Tutankhamun's tomb in 1922, Harry Burton could not have imagined that his work would one day allow the creation of a full-size replica of this incredible find.
One Connected Vision of Ancient Egypt: A launch of the digitised Topographical Bibliography
Richard Parkinson, Professor of Egyptology, gives a talk about the new digital Topographical Bibliography from the Griffith Institute at Oxford.
'The Queens Shrieks: The Shock of Ancient Egyptian Poetry'
A video of R. B. Parkinson's inaugural lecture given on the 8th of May 2014, accompanied by Barbara Ewing.
Howard Carter's excavation records of the tomb of Tutankhamun
Dr Jaromir Malek, former Keeper of the Archive at the Griffith Institute, talks about the tomb of Tutankhamun; its discovery by Howard Carter and what the Griffith Institute are doing to study the tomb and the treasures inside it.
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- Al-Ahram Weekly 07/2014
- The Guardian 07/2014
- The Economist 02/08/2014
- The Lady 15/08/2014
- Daily Express 24/08/2014
- Optima Magazine 22/08/2014
- Reuters 12/09/2014
- The Telegraph 21/07/2014
- Apollo 20/07/2014
- Mail Online 24/07/2014
- Oxford Mail 07/08/2014
- Battered Passport 07/2014
- Andante Travel 28/07/2014
- Weekend Notes 07/2014