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Arnulf Hausleiter
by Marc LeBlanc last modified 08/25/2016 01:24 PM
Jue Guo
by Marc LeBlanc last modified 08/25/2016 01:24 PM
Pam Crabtree
by Marc LeBlanc last modified 08/25/2016 01:24 PM
Frederic Clark
by Marc LeBlanc last modified 08/25/2016 01:24 PM
Robert Spengler
by Marc LeBlanc last modified 12/20/2016 06:03 PM
Bill Mak
by Marc LeBlanc last modified 12/20/2016 06:02 PM
Alan Greene
by Marc LeBlanc last modified 12/20/2016 06:02 PM
Emily Cole
by Marc LeBlanc last modified 12/20/2016 06:01 PM
ARCE Lecture: The World of Egypt's Elephantine Island
The inhabitants of the first-cataract Nile Island Elephantine comprised a multi-ethnic, multicultural and multi-religious community, which has left behind ... by Marc LeBlanc last modified 06/09/2017 03:43 PM
Claire Bubb Rejoins the ISAW Faculty
On September 1, 2016, Claire Bubb will rejoin the ISAW faculty as Assistant Professor/Faculty Fellow of Classical Literature and Science. She received her ... by Marc LeBlanc last modified 08/10/2016 12:42 PM
DAY ONE: Cult Practices in Ancient Literatures: Egyptian, Near Eastern and Graeco-Roman Narratives in a Cross-Cultural Perspective
Heroic stories and novels, tales, travel fictions and wisdom texts in the ancient world, from Egypt to Greece, from Anatolia to Rome, they contained rituals, ... by Marc LeBlanc last modified 08/11/2016 03:01 PM
Claire Bubb
by Marc LeBlanc last modified 12/07/2016 06:28 PM — Filed under:
DAY TWO: Cult Practices in Ancient Literatures: Egyptian, Near Eastern and Graeco-Roman Narratives in a Cross-Cultural Perspective
Heroic stories and novels, tales, travel fictions and wisdom texts in the ancient world, from Egypt to Greece, from Anatolia to Rome, they contained rituals, ... by Marc LeBlanc last modified 04/27/2016 12:58 PM
At the Intersection of Work, Economy, and Society
Roman crafts production -- and its associated technological and labor organization -- has been conceived of as segmented, in part, although not exclusively, ... by Marc LeBlanc last modified 04/26/2016 11:48 AM
Iran Across the East/West Trade: Routes of Communication and Exchange, Products of Exchange, and Networks of Trade Circa 500-900 CE
The central location of Iran in the overland routes of trade and communication between western and eastern Asia, throughout the historical and up to the early ... by Marc LeBlanc last modified 04/20/2016 05:44 PM
ARCE Lecture: The Other Woman
Middle Kingdom stelae play an important role in the study of ancient Egyptian society. Subtleties expressed in the pictorial evidence of these monuments offer ... by Marc LeBlanc last modified 07/05/2016 04:52 PM
ARCE Lecture: Horus, Set and Israel
While differences of opinion exist on the historicity of the biblical stories about Israel in Egypt, in this lecture Greenberg will look at various Egyptian ... by Marc LeBlanc last modified 04/20/2016 05:44 PM
The Formation of Cultural Memory: Ancient Mesopotamian Libraries and Schools and Their Contribution to the Shaping of Tradition and Identity
When dealing with archives and libraries in the ancient Near East, Assyriological scholarship has dedicated much effort into the publication of their texts, ... by Marc LeBlanc last modified 03/24/2016 01:24 PM
Memory, Tradition, and Image Production in Ancient Mesopotamia
Just as memory has been conceived of as a passive reservoir where visual data can be stored to be tapped when necessary, so has tradition been looked at as ... by Marc LeBlanc last modified 11/04/2016 03:47 PM — Filed under:
DAY ONE: The Global Eighth Century: A Comparative Assessment of Socio-economic and Political Developments in the Eighth Century CE Across Eurasia
Around the middle of the eighth century CE different societies in Eurasia experienced important changes. The Carolingian revolution in Western Europe, the ... by Marc LeBlanc last modified 03/14/2016 11:38 AM
DAY TWO: The Global Eighth Century: A Comparative Assessment of Socio-economic and Political Developments in the Eighth Century CE Across Eurasia
Around the middle of the eighth century CE different societies in Eurasia experienced important changes. The Carolingian revolution in Western Europe, the ... by Marc LeBlanc last modified 03/14/2016 11:35 AM
(Re-)Defining an Ancient Near Eastern Contact Zone
Newly discovered funerary contexts of late 3rd / early 2nd millennium BC date at Tayma, North-west Arabia, suggest close contacts to the Syro-Levantine world ... by Marc LeBlanc last modified 03/07/2016 08:41 AM
Territorial Barriers in Central Asia
Territorial barriers are a widespread phenomenon in Western Central Asia where they specifically take the shape of large-scale oasis walls, surrounding the ... by Marc LeBlanc last modified 02/29/2016 03:08 PM
Material Worlds: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Contacts and Exchange in the Ancient Near East
Based on most recently obtained late 3rd/early 2nd millennium BC evidence from excavations on the Arabian Peninsula, a number of distinguished scholars will ... by Marc LeBlanc last modified 02/26/2016 02:51 PM
Brush Lecture (AIA): Maya Cultural Heritage
by Marc LeBlanc last modified 02/11/2016 04:20 PM
ARCE Lecture: Middle Kingdom Clappers, Dancers, Birth Magic, and the Reinvention of Ritual
This talk focuses upon a particularly enigmatic artifact category. Hand-shaped clappers fashioned out of hippo tusk are occasionally found in tombs of Middle ... by Marc LeBlanc last modified 02/02/2016 02:34 PM
A View from Below
The Shang Dynasty, or the second dynasty of Chinese historiography, is largely known to us from elite sources—be they royal divinatory texts, the archaeology ... by Marc LeBlanc last modified 01/26/2016 01:07 PM
AIA Lecture: Narrative Approaches to Counting Roman Amphitheaters
By the Second Century AD, well over 200 amphitheaters had been built within the territory of the Roman Empire. The most famous of these, the 50,000+ seat ... by Marc LeBlanc last modified 01/25/2016 11:15 AM
CANCELED: ARCE Lecture: The Other Woman
Due to unforeseen circumstances, this lecture has been canceled. by Marc LeBlanc last modified 01/20/2016 09:22 AM
Webinar: "The Origins of Monsters" Book Club
David Wengrow's book "The Origins of Monsters: Image and Cognition in the First Age of Mechanical Reproduction" (Princeton University Press, 2014), which is ... by Marc LeBlanc last modified 01/27/2016 12:08 PM