Marjorie Fisher

Marjorie Fisher

Information

  • Email: djoser@umich.edu
  • Phone: 734.647.4672
  • Office: 4159 Thayer Academic Building, 202 S. Thayer St., Ann Arbor, MI 48104-1608
  • Ph.D. 1998, University of Michigan

Research Interests

Topical/Theoretical

  • New Kingdom Period
  • Ancient Nubia
  • Ancient Egyptian language
  • Ancient Egyptian history
  • Epigraphy

Geographical

  • Egypt

Research Projects

Research Description

Marjorie Fisher's publications include the two-volume monograph The Sons of Ramesses II in which she documents, catalogues, and interprets all material associated with Ramesses II's royal sons as of 1998. She is co-editor of and contributor to the forthcoming book Ancient Nubia: African Kingdoms on the Nile which covers topics on the history, archaeology, religion, and kingship of ancient Nubia; and she is the author of numerous articles on Egyptian New Kingdom art and architecture. Her archaeological experience includes serving as Associate Director for Epigraphy for the University of Michigan Abydos Middle Cemetery Project as well as participating in the Epigraphic Survey of the University of Chicago at Luxor Temple, and on projects in the Valley of the Kings.