Professor Joann Fletcher

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Joann is an Egyptologist and Honorary Visiting Professor in the Department of Archaeology at the University of York. In 2011 she and Dr. Stephen Buckley worked with Sheffield’s Medico-Legal Centre to mummify a human body donor. Their documentary about the project, Mummifying Alan: Egypt's Last Secret, won a BAFTA, a Royal Television Society Award and an AIB Award and rewrote the current understanding of mummification. Joann is the author of several books including The Search for Nefertiti and The Story of Egypt.