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Lost skills: wills

21 November, 2017, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

How do you write a will? How do you make it legally binding? Be inspired by a 3,000-year old example preserved on papyrus from Ancient Egypt. Discover how philosopher Jeremy Bentham’s will had an impact on modern ideas about death. In this lunchtime workshop, find out more about these historic examples and get advice on will writing.

No booking required.


This event is part of the series Lost skills.
For event information please contact Subhadra Das (subhadra.das@ucl.ac.uk).

 

Details

Date:
21 November, 2017
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Website:
https://www.ucl.ac.uk/culture/projects/papyrus-people

Other

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UCL Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
Accessibility Information
The main access to the museum is up a flight of stairs. An accessible entrance (including a lift to first floor) is available via UCL Science Library next door.

Venue

Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
Malet Place
London, London WC1E 6BT United Kingdom
Phone:
020 7679 4138
Website:
https://www.ucl.ac.uk/culture/petrie-museum