You have read about the people in some of ancient Africa's kingdoms and learned about various rulers in those kingdoms. You have also read of matrilineal societies, in which villagers traced their descent through their mothers. Now you can learn more about women's roles in ancient Nubia and how that tradition affects modern Nubian women.
Destination Title: The Role of Women in Nubia Web site
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Start at The Role of Women in Nubia Web site.
- Scroll down the Web page to find the heading "Goddesses, Queens, and Commoners."
- Read and analyze the information about Nubian women.
- Answer the following questions.