Meeting Whistlejacket and Eclipse
“All done from nature” George Stubbs (1724-1806) himself wrote this sentence on the title page of his work The AnatomyRead more.
On the concept of Hajīn
As I am working on a chapter about gender and horses in Early Islamic Arabic texts I read my wayRead more.
International Congress for Young Egyptologists 2019
Thursday August 22nd, 2019 I will be presenting a paper at the ICYE at Leiden University; Title: Straight Egyptian Arabians:Read more.
Horse sessions at the International Medieval Congress 2019
This year I participated for the first time in the horse sessions at the International Medieval Congress at Leeds UniversityRead more.
Presenting horses at the Current Research in Egyptology in Alcalá, Madrid
Written by Lonneke Delpeut, MA Egyptology From June 17-21, 2019, the Current Research in Egyptology (CRE) took place at theRead more.
A Famous Desert horse from California
In November 2018 one of my many dreams came true. The opportunity to speak at the inaugural conference of theRead more.
Horses on a Minaret
During my recent trip to Sevilla (Spain) for my participation and attendance of the World Congress for Middle Eastern Studies,Read more.
World Congress of Middle Eastern Studies 2018
Tuesday July 17th, Hylke will be presenting her forthcoming paper about the ‘Arabian Improvement Theory’ at the World Congress forRead more.
Book launch: a step towards Animal Welfare Education in Egypt
As some of you may know I used to have a Dutch blog about my life with horses in Egypt.Read more.
Ancient Arabians? A closer look at ancient Egyptian horses
Written in collaboration with LonnekeDelpeut, BA Egyptology, specialising in Ancient Egyptian Horse imagery “The pharaohs were able to extend theRead more.