SEAC 2014: The Materiality of the Sky

Co-Hosted by the University of Malta and Heritage Malta

22-26 September 2014


University of Malta, Valletta Campus, Old University Building


Registration for the SEAC 2014 conference will close on 22nd of August 2014

 

Public Lectures on Astronomy in Culture

24 and 25 September 2014

Two public lectures, open to the general public, will also be held as part of this event. There is no pre-booking, so arrive early to avoid disappointment. 

On Wednesday 24th a lecture will be given by Dr. Nick Campion on ‘Magic, Myth and the Space Race’, and on Thursday 25th the lecture will be by Dr. Juan Belmonte on ‘The last days of Nefertiti: astronomy, archaeology and genetics in ancient Egypt’. Both talks are free of charge and will be held at 19.00 at the auditorium of the Valletta Campus, University of Malta.