This international conference aims to shed light on these new archaeological and historical perspectives concerning the entire military outlook of Egypt at this time. The conference will also make a broad assessment of the current state of knowledge about the Ramesside military system and discuss how the new knowledge relates to previously held theories, and provide a forum for discussion.
LUGAR/LOCATION/LUOGO: Staatliches Museum Ägyptischer Kunst, Auditorium (München, Germany)
ORGANIZADOR/ORGANIZER/ORGANIZZATORE: Dr. Friedhelm Hoffmann ;Dr. Mohamed Raafat Abbas
9:00 Welcome (including address by John Baines)
09:15 James K. Hoffmeier: Tell el-Borg and the Ways of Horus in the Ramesside Era.
10:00 Mohamed Abd el-Maksoud: The Ramesside Fortress at Tell Heboua II: Khetem of Tharou.
10:45 coffee break
11:15 Ola El-Aguizy: The Fortress of Tjaru in General Ierkhy’s Tomb.
12:00 Aaron A. Burke: Ramesside Iapu: Excavations of the New Kingdom Fortress in Jaffa, 1956–2014.
12:45 lunch break
14:15 Steven Snape: Zawiyet Umm el-Rakham and the Ramesside Defence System on the Maryut Coast.
15:00 Slawomir Rzepka and Jozef Hudec: Ramesside fortresses in Tell el-Retaba.
15:45 coffee break
16:15 Peter J. Brand: Ideological Aspects of Ramesside Military Texts and Reliefs: Sety I and Ramesses II.
17:00 Anthony J. Spalinger: Leadership under Fire: Ramesses II and the Pressures of Warfare.
18:00 visit of the galleries of the Egyptian Museum (for the speakers only)
19:00 speakers’ reception
09:00 Mohamed Raafat Abbas: The Libyan War of Ramesses II.
09:45 Jana Mynářová: The Ramessides, between Military Adventures and Diplomacy.
10:30 coffee break
11:00 Heidi Köpp-Junk: The Egyptian Chariot in the Ramesside Period.
11:45 André J. Veldmeijer: The Tano Chariot: An early(?) Ramesside Chariot?
12:30 lunch break
14:00 Renaud Pietri: Military Logistics during the Ramesside Period.
14:45 Sylvia Schoske: Swing low, sweet Chariot. A New Stela in Munich.
15:30 coffee break
16:00 Uroš Matić: Organs without bodies: Hand and phalli cutting as part of Ramesside military accounting system.
16:45 Alberto M. Pollastrini: The Body Armour of Ramesses II.
17:30 coffee break
18:00 final discussion