TITLE: The Last Pharaoh: A Dream for the World
SPEAKER: Wagdi Zeid
EVENT DATE: 05/15/2012
FORMAT: Video + Captions
RUNNING TIME: 61 minutes
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Wagdi Zeid presented "The Last Pharaoh: A Dream for the World," his play about Akhnaton, the first monotheistic pharaoh in Egypt, and his efforts to unify the country and promote his belief of the one and only god.
Speaker Biography: Zeid is professor of drama and playwright at the University of Massachusetts, Lowell.