Nile Valley Collective Members

Our experts specialize in a wide range of subdisciplines within Egyptology and Nubiology. Some members wish to remain anonymous. For others, we list their profiles here.

Solange Ashby

Egyptian language and religion (specializing in Demotic and late period pharaonic religion), Nubian religion, Hathoric priestesses, Ethiopic/Ge’ez, Kushite royal women.

Sally-Ann Ashton

Museum and exhibition displays, museum outreach.

Vanessa Davies, founding organizer

Historiography, Egyptian art, intersection of art and text, epigraphy, archaeology.

Stuart Tyson Smith

Archaeology of Egypt and Nubia, ethnicity, culture contact and imperialism, entanglement, secondary state formation, ideology and legitimization, funerary practice, ceramics and residue analysis.


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