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Former VRS Martin Worthington Produces the World's First Film in Babylonian
Martin Worthington, Senior Lecturer in Assyriology at the University of Cambridge, produced a film entirely in Babylonian — a language that hasn't been spoken ... by Maggie Pavao last modified 12/04/2018 09:28 AM
Martin Worthington
by Marc LeBlanc last modified 09/07/2017 11:04 AM
Visiting Research Scholar Spotlight: Martin Worthington
Visiting Research Scholar Martin Worthington takes on the "Gilgamesh Flood Story" and Babylonian, Assyrian and Sumerian poetry. Join him on February 27th for a ... by Martin Worthington last modified 01/29/2018 12:16 PM
Film Screening: "The Poor Man of Nippur" in the Original Language
"The Poor Man of Nippur" is a comic folk tale in Babylonian language. The main manuscript is a clay tablet from 701 BC found at the site of Sultantepe, in ... by Marc LeBlanc last modified 09/06/2018 03:23 PM
Spring Events Are Now Live!
Visit our website to see the list of public events offered at ISAW this spring semester! Topics range from excavating a trading port in Aegean Thrace, Persian ... by Maggie Pavao last modified 02/08/2018 04:48 PM
ISAW Announces 2017-18 Visiting Research Scholars
ISAW is pleased to announce its roster of visiting research scholars for the 2017-18 academic year. Each scholar will conduct research on the ancient world, ... by Marc LeBlanc last modified 08/21/2017 03:33 PM
Language and Deception in the Gilgamesh Flood Story
The Flood story in the eleventh Tablet of Gilgamesh includes a mysterious message from the god Ea, featuring a rain of cakes and wheat. Since 1890 scholars ... by Marc LeBlanc last modified 09/06/2018 03:23 PM
Getting Started with... Sumerian
In the second post of a series on language-learning resources at the ISAW Library, Patrick J. Burns sits down with former ISAW Visiting Assistant Professor, ... by Patrick J. Burns last modified 03/22/2018 03:09 PM
ISAW Library New Titles: May 2017
Titles acquired and accessioned by the ISAW Library from May 1, 2017 to May 31, 2017. by Gabriel McKee last modified 09/07/2017 02:02 PM
New ISAW Library Titles: January 2015
Books acquired and accessioned by the ISAW Library between January 1, 2015 and January 31, 2015. by David Ratzan last modified 06/26/2015 10:52 AM
Past Seminars
by kel306 last modified 11/14/2018 01:14 PM