In Remembrance of Me: Feasting with the Dead in the Ancient Middle East

Special Exhibit

April 8, 2014 - January 4, 2015


Oriental Institute Annual Report 2013-2014 Cover

December 16, 2014

Oriental Institute Annual Report 2013-2014 is Available Online Now

The Oriental Institute Annual Report for 2013-2014 is now available to view online or download as PDF. It contains summaries of the activities of the Institute’s faculty and staff, updates on several research projects, and descriptions of other special events and Institute functions.

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December 11, 2014

New Book by Petra Goedegebuure Examines Hittite Grammar

Petra Goedegebuure, Associate Professor of Hittitology, has written a new book re-examining The Hittite Demonstratives.

Online Collections Search

December 11, 2014

Online Collections Search Gets Facelift

The online Collections Search of the Oriental Institute was recently redesigned to improve user experience.

November 14, 2014

Bir Umm Fawakhir Excavation Final Report Now Available

The Oriental Institute announces the in-print and online publication of a new title, Bir Umm Fawakhir 3. Excavations 1999–2001.