T.G. Wilfong

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T. G. Wilfong

Curator of Graeco-Roman Egyptian Collections

Office Location(s): Kelsey Museum
Phone: 734.936.2593
twilfong@umich.edu
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  • About

    T. G. Wilfong received his PhD in Egyptology from the University of Chicago.  He is currently Professor of Egyptology at the University of Michigan, where he is also Curator for Graeco-Roman Egyptian Collections at the Kelsey Museum.  He has curated several exhibitions, most recently "Karanis Revealed" and a series of contemporary art installations at the Kelsey. He has published and lectured extensively on topics relating to gender, sexuality, and religion in pharaonic, Graeco-Roman, and late antique Egypt. His most recent book is Life, Death, and Afterlife in Ancient Egypt: The Djehutymose Coffin in the Kelsey Museum of Archaeology (2013), and he is currently working on a new book, Egyptian Anxieties: Living in an Age of Oracles