Cancelled- Talk by Frank Simons- “Commit arson for fun and profit: the Ritual and Incantation Series Šurpu”

Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations, University of Pennsylvania

Talk by Frank Simons Invited talk at the Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations at the University of Pennsylvania Talk: “Commit arson for fun and profit: the Ritual and Incantation Series Šurpu”; Venue: Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations, University of Pennsylvania. Cancelled due to Corona virus.

Cancelled- Talk by Frank Simons – “Burn long and prosper: Studies on Šurpu”

Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations, Yale University

Canceled- Talk by Frank Simons Invited talk at the Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations at Yale University Talk: “Burn long and prosper: Studies on Šurpu” Venue: Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations, Yale University. The ritual and incantation series Šurpu ‘Burning’ is one of the most important […]

Talk by Nicla de Zorzi- “Written on the Lungs: On the Reconstruction and Interpretation of Šumma ḫašû”

Talk by Nicla de Zorzi- Conference "If a city is situated on seven heights..." Current insights into Ancient Near Eastern divination. , Istituto Svizzero di Roma. Date: 23.9.2020 -24.9.2020, Talk: "Written on the Lungs: On the Reconstruction and Interpretation of Šumma ḫašû", 23.9.2020, 18:45 Abstract: Šumma ḫašûis an ancient Mesopotamian […]

“Prognosen, Prophezeiungen, Kaffeesudlesen.” Ö1 Diagonale

Tune into the Ö1 radio show Diagonale on March 13th at 17:05 and listen to our PI Nicla De Zorzi. For the show's topic "Prognosen, Prophezeiungen, Kaffeesudlesen." she will give an overview of ancient Mesopotamian divination and divinatory sources. Link to the show: https://oe1.orf.at/programm/20210313/631040/Prognosen-Prophezeiungen-Kaffeesudlesen

Talk by Martina Schmidl – “Intra-Writer Variation in Late Babylonian Letters”

University of Erlangen

Talk by Martina Schmidl – Conference Intra-Writer Variation in Historical Sociolinguistics, University of Erlangen Talk: “Intra-Writer Variation in Late Babylonian Letters" Conference: Historical Sociolinguistic Network conference 2021 (HiSoN 2021): Intra-Writer Variation in Historical Sociolinguistics; Venue: Friedrich-Alexander Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Kochstraße 4, 91054 Erlangen; Date:  17 -19 March 2021 Abstract: My talk […]

Talk by Nicla De Zorzi – “Bestiarium Mesopotamicum: an online database of Ancient Mesopotamian animal omens at the crossroads of philology and digital humanities”

Universität Wien

Talk by Nicla De Zorzi Talk: “Bestiarium Mesopotamicum: an online database of Ancient Mesopotamian animal omens at the crossroads of philology and digital humanities” Date: 01.06.2021, 16:45-18:15, Ringvorlesung „Introduction to Digital Humanities“ MA Digital Humanities, Universität Wien. More information: https://bit.ly/337hVMd

Talk by Nicla De Zorzi – “Strutture di analogia e similitudine nella divinazione mesopotamica”

Università Degli Studi Firenze Dipartimento di Storia, Archeologia, Geografia, Arte e Spettacolo - SAGAS

Talk by Nicla De Zorzi Talk: "Strutture di analogia e similitudine nella divinazione mesopotamica" Current Research on Ancient Near East and Egypt, Università degli Studi Firenze. Università Degli Studi Firenze Dipartimento di Storia, Archeologia, Geografia, Arte e Spettacolo SAGAS Online only. More information: https://bit.ly/3aW2VVG

67th Rencontre Assyriologique Internationale – Eating and Drinking in the Ancient Near East

67th Rencontre Assyriologique Internationale (RAI)

The 67th Rencontre Assyriologique Internationale (RAI), the annual conference of the International Association for Assyriology (IAA), will be hosted by the University of Turin from July 12 to July 16, 2021. The conference's main theme is "Eating and Drinking in the Ancient Near East". Due to the COVID 19 pandemic […]

Talk by Nicla De Zorzi- “Devices for conveying meaning: Examples from the Literary Tool-Kit of Ancient Mesopotamian erudition”

67th Rencontre Assyriologique Internationale (RAI)

Talk by Nicla De Zorzi Talk: "Devices for conveying meaning: Examples from the Literary Tool-Kit of Ancient Mesopotamian erudition" Workshop: The construction of meaning in Ancient Mesopotamian literature and scholarship Studies on formal characteristics of Akkadian scholarly and literary texts not tied to the edition of a particular text are […]