Orly Goldwasser

Orly Goldwasser

dates de séjour

17/09/2012 - 15/02/2013

discipline

Archéologie

fonction

Professeur

organisme

Hebrew university, Jerusalem

pays d'origine

Israël

projet de recherche

The landscape of the Ancient Egyptian mind seen through the classifier system of the Egyptian script.

Orly Goldwasser is an Israeli Egyptologist, professor of Egyptology at the Hebrew University.

 

Orly Goldwasser received her B.A. at Tel Aviv University, continued studying at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, where she was awarded her M.A. and PhD degrees. She occupies the chair of Egyptology at the Hebrew University, and is a Honorary Professor at the University of Göttingen, she was guest professor at the University of Göttingen, Harvard University and at the Collège de France.

Her main interests are the semiotics of the hieroglyphic script, intercultural relations: Egypt and the Levant, metaphors and literary images in ancient Egyptian literature and the origin of the alphabet. She is the discoverer of the classification system in the hieroglyphic script.

 

Cette résidence a bénéficié d'une aide de l'État gérée par l'Agence nationale de la recherche dans le cadre des programmes d'Investissements d'avenir au titre du Laboratoire d'excellence RFIEA+.

institut

01/12/2006