Pierre Jouguet

Pierre Jouguet (14 May 1869 – 9 July 1949)[1] was a French Egyptologist and classical philologist. In 1890 he studied at the École Normale Supérieure in Paris, obtaining his agrégation for grammar in 1893.[2] For three years thereafter he was associated with the École française d’Athènes,[3] followed by work at the Institut Français d'Archéologie Orientale in Cairo (1896–97). From 1898 to 1910, he was a lecturer of grammar and philology at the Faculty of Arts in Lille.[4] On June 8, 1911 he received his doctorate of letters at the Sorbonne, subsequently serving as a professor of ancient history and papyrology in Lille (1911–1914 and 1918–1920).[5][6] From 1920 to 1933, he was a professor of papyrology at the Sorbonne, meanwhile serving as director of the Institut Français d'Archéologie Orientale (1928-1940). From 1937 to 1949, he was a professor at Fouad I University in Cairo.[5][6]

Pierre Jouguet
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Jouguet's grave at Pere Lachaise Cemetery
Born14 May 1869
Died9 July 1949(1949-07-09) (aged 80)
Paris
OccupationEgyptologist
Philologist

During his earlier years spent in Egypt (1896–97, 1900), he translated numerous Greek papyri and participated at the excavatory site at Ghorân.[5] In 1901–02 at Fayoum, he discovered a small Hellenistic necropolis.[6] In 1904, at Lille, he founded the Institut de Papyrologie.[7] He was also founder of the Société royale égyptienne de Papyrologie and co-founder of the Société française d’Égyptologie and the Institut international de Recherches hellénistiques.[5]

Selected worksEdit

  • Ostraka du Fayoum, in Bulletin de l'institut français d'archéologie orientale, 1902.
  • La Vie municipale dans l’Égypte romaine, with P. Collart, J. Lesquier et M. Xonal, 1911.
  • Les Papyrus grecs de Lille, 2 vols., 1907–1912.
  • L’Égypte gréco-romaine de la conquête d'Alexandre à Dioclétien, 1932.
  • L’Égypte ptolémaïque, in Gabriel Hanotaux, Histoire de la nation égyptienne, 1933.
  • L’Égypte dans les premières civilisations méditerranéennes, with G. Fougères, 1935.
  • L’Égypte alexandrine, 1940.
  • L'Athènes de Périclès et les destinées de la Grèce, 1941.
  • À la Grèce. Aux grecs, 1944.
  • L'impérialisme macédonien et l'hellénisation de l'Orient, 1926. (translated into English and published as Macedonian imperialism and the Hellenization of the East, 1928).[8]

BibliographyEdit

  • J. Zeiller, Éloge funèbre de M. Pierre Jonguet, in Comptes rendus de l'Académie des inscriptions et belles-lettres, 1950
  • A. Merlin, Notice sur la vie et les travaux de M. Pierre Jonguet, CRAI, 1950
  • G. Lefebvre, Pierre Jonguet, Revue d'égyptologie n° 7, 1950
  • O. Guéraud, Bibliographie des travaux scientifiques de Pierre Jonguet, Bulletin de l'institut français d'archéologie orientale n°54, 1954
  • Ève Gran-Aymerich, Les chercheurs de passé, Éditions du CNRS, 2007, (p. 898–899)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Pierre Jouguet (Jouguet, Pierre, 1869-1949) | The Online Books Page". onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu. Retrieved 2019-12-12.
  2. ^ Clère, Jacques (1960). "Gustave Lefebvre (1879-1957)". Annuaires de l'École pratique des hautes études. 92 (1): 13–19. doi:10.3406/ephe.1960.4472.
  3. ^ "Cefael | Sommaire - La vie municipale dans l?Égypte romaine. - Jouguet, Pierre, Bibliothèques de l'Ecole française d'Athènes et de Rome - Série Athènes, 104, 1911". cefael.efa.gr. Retrieved 2019-12-12.
  4. ^ "The Global Egyptian Museum | Lille". www.globalegyptianmuseum.org. Retrieved 2019-12-12.
  5. ^ a b c d Académie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres biography
  6. ^ a b c Pierre Jouguet - IRHiS biographical sketch
  7. ^ "JOUGUET Pierre". http://www.aibl.fr (in French). 2011-03-02. Retrieved 2019-12-12. External link in |website= (help)
  8. ^ OCLC Classify published works