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Dr Silvia Zago BA, MA, PhD

Lecturer in Egyptology Archaeology, Classics and Egyptology

Publications

2021

(Forthcoming, 2021) A Journey through the Beyond – The Development of the Concept of Duat and Related Cosmological Notions in Egyptian Funerary Literature. Material and Visual Culture of Ancient Egypt 7 (Book)

Zago, S. (2021). (Forthcoming, 2021) A Journey through the Beyond – The Development of the Concept of Duat and Related Cosmological Notions in Egyptian Funerary Literature. Material and Visual Culture of Ancient Egypt 7. Atlanta (GA): Lockwood Press.

(Forthcoming, 2021) Where is Justice Served? Reconsidering the Location of the Great Court of Day 21 in Papyrus Abbott (Journal article)

Zago, S. (n.d.). (Forthcoming, 2021) Where is Justice Served? Reconsidering the Location of the Great Court of Day 21 in Papyrus Abbott. Egitto e Vicino Oriente, 44.

(Forthcoming, 2022) The Otherworld (with)in This World: Imhet as a (Super)natural Conduit between Dimensions in Egyptian Sources (Journal article)

Zago, S. (n.d.). (Forthcoming, 2022) The Otherworld (with)in This World: Imhet as a (Super)natural Conduit between Dimensions in Egyptian Sources. Journal of Near Eastern Studies, 81.

A Cosmography of the Unknown: The qbhw (ntrw) Region of the Outer Sky in the Book of Nut (Journal article)

Zago, S. (2021). A Cosmography of the Unknown. The qb?w (n?rw) Region of the Outer Sky in the Book of Nut?????? ?????? ?????? ?? ?????: ????????? (ob?w n?rw) ?????????? ?? ?????????. Bulletin de l'Institut français d'archéologie orientale, (121), 511-529. doi:10.4000/bifao.10285

Once Again on Shetayt: A Reappraisal of the ‘Mysterious One’ in the New Kingdom Netherworld Books (Chapter)

Zago, S. (2021). Once Again on Shetayt: A Reappraisal of the ‘Mysterious One’ in the New Kingdom Netherworld Books. In C. Geisen, J. Li, S. B. Shubert, & K. Yamamoto (Eds.), His Good Name: Essays on Identity and Self-Presentation in Ancient Egypt in Honor of Ronald J. Leprohon. Material and Visual Culture of Ancient Egypt 5 (pp. 9-21). Atlanta (GA): Lockwood Press.

2020

La concezione egizia dell'aldila' (Chapter)

Zago, S. (2020). La concezione egizia dell'aldila'. In A. Provenzali, & S. Ceruti (Eds.), Sotto il Cielo di Nut: Egitto Divino (pp. 158-162). Milan: Officina Libraria.

2019

Marriage, Ancient Egypt (Chapter)

Zago, S. (2019). Marriage, Ancient Egypt. In C. Helmer, S. L. McKenzie, T. Römer, J. Schröter, B. D. Walfish, & E. Ziolkowski (Eds.), Encyclopedia of the Bible and Its Reception, vol. 17 (pp. 992-994). Berlin: de Gruyter.

Classifying the Duat (Journal article)

Zago, S. (2019). Classifying the Duat. Zeitschrift für Ägyptische Sprache und Altertumskunde, 146(1), 101. doi:10.1515/zaes-2018-1000

DOI: 10.1515/zaes-2018-1000

Conceptualizing Life after Death: the Evolution of the Concept of Duat and Related Notions in Egyptian Funerary Literature (Thesis / Dissertation)

Zago, S. (2019). Conceptualizing Life after Death: the Evolution of the Concept of Duat and Related Notions in Egyptian Funerary Literature. (University of Toronto).

2018

Imagining the Beyond: The Conceptualization of Duat between the Old and the Middle Kingdoms (Journal article)

Zago, S. (2018). Imagining the Beyond: The Conceptualization of Duat between the Old and the Middle Kingdoms. Journal of the American Research Center in Egypt, 54, 203-217. doi:10.5913/jarce.54.2018.a016

DOI: 10.5913/jarce.54.2018.a016

Classifying the Duat: Tracing the Conceptualization of the Afterlife between Pyramid Texts and Coffin Texts (Journal article)

Zago, S. (2018). Classifying the Duat. Zeitschrift für Ägyptische Sprache und Altertumskunde, 145(2), 205-218. doi:10.1515/zaes-2018-0018

DOI: 10.1515/zaes-2018-0018

2017

Review of Caroline M. Rocheleau, Ancient Egyptian Art: Systematic Catalogue of the Collection, North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh (Book Review)

Zago, S. (2017). Review of Caroline M. Rocheleau, Ancient Egyptian Art: Systematic Catalogue of the Collection, North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh. Journal of the Society for the Studies of Egyptian Antiquities, 43, 151-156.

2012

Il mito nell’antico Egitto nel caso dei Testi delle Piramidi: nuovi approcci e metodologie (Journal article)

Zago, S. (2012). Il mito nell’antico Egitto nel caso dei Testi delle Piramidi: nuovi approcci e metodologie. Il futuro nell'archeologia. Il contributo dei giovani ricercatori: atti del IV Convegno Nazionale dei Giovani Archeologi, Tuscania (VT), 12-15 Maggio 2011, 149-154.