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Coexistence and conflict: can Egypt’s past inform the future?

Tuesday 8 December,
19.00 / Special event

The soul of Egypt

Friday 11 December,
18.00 / Late

Egyptian street food now

Friday 11 December,
18.30 / Lecture

Karima: A Day in the Life of a Henna Girl

Friday 8 January,
18.30 / Special event

By steppe, desert and ocean: the birth of Eurasia

Friday 15 January,
18.30 / Lecture

Interpreting Celtic art: Alice Roberts in conversation

Friday 22 January,
18.30 / Special event

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