Welcome to the Hyksos Enigma!

We are happy to announce the first Egyptological ERC Advanced Grant: ‘The Enigma of the Hyksos’ under the direction of Manfred Bietak starting from 1st of January 2016 under the auspices of the Austrian Academy of Sciences. The second host institution for bioarchaeological research is the Bournemouth University – UK, under the direction of Prof. Holger Schutkowski.

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July 6, 2018

Coming soon: In July, Prof. Bietak’s Key Lecture @ 64th RAI in INNSBRUCK

Manfred Bietak, PI and Head of the ERC Advanced Grant ‘The Enigma of the Hyksos’ at the Austrian Academy of Sciences will give an account on the unexpected new results of his project in a final keynote lecture at the closing session of the 64th Rencontre Assyriologique Internationale in Innsbruck. The closing session of this […]

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June 5, 2018

04.06. – 08.06.2018 @ Prof Bietak on the Austrian Radio Oe1

Vom Weltwunder zum Weltreich Das pharaonische Ägypten, ein Überblick. Mit Manfred Bietak, Ägyptologe an der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften. Gestaltung: Robert Weichinger Prof. Manfred Bietak gibt täglich einen kurzen Überblick auf die historischen Geschehnisse des Alten Ägyptens. Diese Sendereihe findet die ganze Woche statt, täglich um 17:55 und besticht durch Informationsinhalt und Kürze. Egypt – […]

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June 4, 2018

06.06.2018 – The Hyksos @ Weltmuseum Wien Presentation & Talk by Manfred Bietak

Our PI (Principal Investigator), Prof. Dr. Manfred Bietak was invited by the Friends of the Weltmuseum Vienna to give a presentation/talk on the Hyksos. The event is on the 6th of June, at 7pm in Vienna, Heldenplatz, 1010. For further information please log on to the Museum’s website or contact our office! the Hyksos at […]

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