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Date & Time

Tuesday, June 2, 2020
7:00 PM

Location

Other Location

Admission

Free

More Information

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUqd-CsqzgvHNZ7BLa8Vdho52nmvjAPpcoD

Contact

Oriental Institute - Public Education Office
773-702-9507

Description

Hosted by the Warrenville Public Library

Who invented the clock and how did people tell time in ancient Egypt, particularly at night? Foy Scalf, Ph.D., from the Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago, discusses methods of ancient time-keeping and how it relates to the Egyptian’s conception of knowledge.

This event will now be held online using Zoom. To participate, all you need is a device (desktop, laptop, tablet or smartphone) with a camera, microphone and an internet connection. Or, if you don't have a device, you can call into the event with your phone.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.