The International El Kurru Project has been featured in the press and on film by independent journalists and filmmakers and by members of our staff.


January 15, 2013. William Foreman, “Searching for the lost royal city of Nubia in northern Sudan,” Michigan News.

January 12, 2014. Jack Cheng, “The Sudanese Hug,” Boston Globe Magazine.

March 3, 2014. Geoff Emberling, “Discovering the Story Behind a Temple Devoted to the Cult of a Dead King,” National Geographic Explorers Journal.

October 2014. James Barrat, writer/director, “Rise of the Black Pharaohs,” Hour-long, National Geographic documentary

January 12, 2015. Elizabeth Wason, “The Pharaohs of Ancient Sudan,” University of Michigan News.

May 21, 2015. Nora Rappaport, “Amazing Drone Footage of Nubian Pyramids,” in National Geographic Explorers Journal.

April 27, 2017. Jack Cheng, “I Took My 11-year-old Daughter To Work… In Sudan,” WBUR’s Cognoscenti.