The Teaching of King Amenemhat I Commentary to the translation. General issues. The historical background: the regicide question (1). Does the Teaching of
The Instruction of Amenemhet as Propaganda. Carolyn A. Theriault. The term propaganda was once a neutral word, signifying the dissemination of truth.
The Beginning of the Instruction of King Amenemhet. Hans Goedicke. Few ancient Egyptian literary texts have triggered more discussion than the Instructions.
The Instruction of Amenemhet, a political piece cast as an address of Amenemhet to Sesostris, described the assassination attempt and gave the new king advice concerning government.
Instructions of Amenemhat (aka “Teaching of King Ammenemes I to His Son Sesostris”) is a short ancient Egyptian poem of the sebayt genre written during the early Middle Kingdom. It ends with an exhortation to Senusret to ascend the throne and rule wisely in Amenemhat’s stead.
Instructions of Amenemhat Exercise tablet with hieratic excerpt from the Instructions of Amenemhat. Dynasty XVIII, reign of Amenhotep I, ca. 1514-1493 BC.
The Teaching of King Amenemhat I Transliteration. (1). HAt-a m sbAyt irt.n Hm n nswt-bity sHtp-ib-ra sA ra imn-m-Hat mAa-xrw. Dd.f m wpt mAat n sA.f nb-r-Dr
When first discovered it was thought that this text was something written personally by King Amenemhet I after he had survived an assassination attempt. Current