Luigi Prada


Research Associate in Egyptology and Assistant Director of the Oxford Expedition to Elkab (sponsor: Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford)

Faculty / College Address:

Oriental Institute / University College


Research Interests:

  • Schooling and education in Ancient Egypt
  • Ancient Egyptian divination
  • Demotic language and literature
  • Late and Graeco-Roman hieratic
  • Early Coptic
  • Graeco-Egyptian bilingualism and ancient translation


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Photograph of Luigi Prada