Reclaiming History: Dr. Solange Ashby- The Importance Of Philae – part 3
In Part 3 of this episode Dr. Ashby discusses the strategic importance of the Temple Philae and the eight generations of Lower Nubian family of priest who work for the Kings of Meroitic Empire (Kush) perform religions rights, and administrater the 12 mile region around the border of Egypt and Nubia known a Dodecaschoenos (“12 mile land” region that goes 120km to south into/ Lower Nubia).
Asshby is also founding member of the William Leo Hansberry Society which seeks to create pathways for people of African descent – on the continent and in the diaspora – to engage in the study of African antiquity. Visit them at hansberrysoc.org to find out more details.
Visit Gorgias Press. Calling Out to Isis (www.gorgiaspress.com/calling-out-to-isis).