Israeli museum explains the emojis of ancient Egypt

Israeli museum explains the emojis of ancient Egypt

Israeli museum explains the emojis of ancient Egypt

How does an academic explain the importance of ancient hieroglyphics to modern audiences glued to their phones? Through the cunning use of emojis. The Israel Museum in Jerusalem this week opened the "Emoglyphs" exhibition, comparing the pictograms of antiquity to those of today.

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