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Rosemary Gay Robins

Rosemary Gay Robins, Egyptologist. Member Egypt Exploration Society, International Association Egyptologists, American Research Center in Egypt, Archaeol. Institute American, College Art Association.

Background

  • Robins, Rosemary Gay was born on June 28, 1951 in Fleet, England. Came to the United States, 1988. Daughter of John Maurice and Alison (Gerrish) Robins.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Chinese with honors, University Durham, England, 1972. Bachelor in Egyptology with honors, University Durham, England, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy, University Oxford, England, 1981.

      Doctor of Philosophy, University Cambridge, England, 1982.

    Career

    • Research fellow in Egyptology Cambridge University, 1979-1983. Honorary research fellow University College, London, 1984-1988. Affiliated lecturer University Cambridge, 1987-1988.

      Assistant professor art history Emory University, Atlanta, 1988-1994, associate professor art history, since 1994.

    Works

    • Women in Ancient Egypt
    • An idealised version of women appears everywhere in the art of ancient Egypt, but the true nature of these women's lives has long remained hidden.

    Membership

    Member Egypt Exploration Society, International Association Egyptologists, American Research Center in Egypt, Archaeol. Institute American, College Art Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Photography, italian opera, chinese poetry, japanese prints.

    Connections

    • Married Charles Cameron Shute, September 6, 1980.
    • father: John Maurice Robins
    • mother: Alison (Gerrish) Robins
    • spouse: Charles Cameron Shute
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    Born June 28, 1951
    (age 66)
    Nationality
    • 1972
      University Durham
    • 1975
      University Durham
    • 1981
      University Oxford
    • 1982
      University Cambridge
    • 1979 - 1983
      Research fellow, in Egyptology Cambridge University
    • 1984 - 1988
      honorary research fellow, University College
      London, Mpumalanga, South Africa
    • 1987 - 1988
      affiliated lecturer, University Cambridge
    • 1988 - 1994
      assistant, professor art history Emory University
      Atlanta, North-West, South Africa
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