Belgian expansionism and the making of Egyptology, 1830-1952


During his research on the life and works of Belgian Egyptologist Jean Capart, P&P-member Jean-Michel Bruffaerts and the archivists of the CINEMATEK film archive brought some footage of the Belgian royal visit of Egypt in 1923 back into attention. One can see then crown prince Leopold, later King of ...

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26 May 2020
Last week, an interview with our P&P-member Jean-Michel Bruffaerts was featured in Le Soir . Re-read it over here ! Photo credit: Twitter, Isabelle Bastaits (@isabastaits).

22 Mar 2020
Pyramids & Progres is now online!

8 Mar 2019