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Who Runs The World: Ancient Egypt's Female Pharaohs, Part 2

Who Runs The World: Ancient Egypt's Female Pharaohs, Part 2

Update: 2019-05-22
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Let's continue exploring the lives of ancient Egypt's female pharaohs. We'll start by talking about Hatshepsut's rise to fame and glory: how she stayed on top and what she did while she was there. Then we'll dive into the stories of Nefertiti, a savvy beauty queen with a fanatical boyfriend, and Tawosret, who wasn't afraid to get blood on her hands on her path to power. We'll travel through several eras, looking at the Egyptian language of power and what these women had to do to prove they were more than capable of ruling their world. 

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(Most) music by Keith Zizza and Derek & Brandon Fiechter.

 

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Who Runs The World: Ancient Egypt's Female Pharaohs, Part 2

Who Runs The World: Ancient Egypt's Female Pharaohs, Part 2

Kate J. Armstrong