The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago announces the online publciation of Oriental Institute News & Notes Issue 238 (Summer 2018).
Posted on August 21, 2018
Margaret Geoga will give a lecture about "Ancient, Moderns, and Freemasons: The Legacy of Jean Terrasson's Séthos" for the American Research Center in Egypt Chicago Chapter on Saturday, September 1, 2018, at 5:00 pm.
Posted on August 21, 2018
Nadine Moeller, Associate Professor of Egyptian Archaeology at the Oriental Institute and in the Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations, has received a Quantrell Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching.
Posted on July 6, 2018
Nico Dogaer will give a lecture about "Liquid Gold: Ptolemaic State Involvement in the Production and Distribution of Beer" on Thursday, June 28, 2018, at 12:00 PM in the LaSalle Banks Room of the Oriental Institute.
Posted on June 18, 2018
Peter Pfälzner will give a lecture about "On the Fringe of Mesopotamia: Investigating Urbanization and Cultural Interaction during the Bronze Age in an Unexplored Part of Iraqi Kurdistan" on Wednesday, June 6, 2018, at 7:00 PM in Breasted Hall of the Oriental Institute.
Posted on June 5, 2018
Marian Feldman will give a lecture about "Monument Architecture and the (De)construction of Memory: Ziggurats in the Ur III Period (c. 2100-2000 BCE) in Ancient Mesopotamia" on Thursday, May 31, 2018, at 4:30 PM in Stuart Hall room 105.
Posted on May 31, 2018
Lynn Welton will give a lecture about "The CRANE Project and the Legacy of MASS: Modelling Social and Natural Processes in the Ancient Near East" on Tuesday, June 5, 2018, at 12:00 PM in the LaSalle Banks Room of the Oriental Institute.
Posted on May 29, 2018
The Neubauer Collegium for Culture and Society will host a conference on "New Insights into Individual Magical Handbooks" on Friday–Saturday, May 18–19, 2018. This conference will center mainly on papers given by an international team of papyrologists who have collaborated on the Transmission of Magical Knowledge project, which is aimed at re-editing and re-translating the magical handbooks from Late-Antique Egypt.
Posted on May 18, 2018
Seth Richardson will give a lecturea bout "A Few Things You Might Want to Know about Babylonian Slavery" on Tuesday, May 29, 2018, at 4:00 PM in the LaSalle Banks Room of the Oriental Institute.
Posted on May 11, 2018
Kutalmiş Görkay will give a lecture about "Zeugma: The Results of New Archaeological Research" on Monday, May 14, 2018, at 7:00–9:00 PM in Breasted Hall of the Oriental Institute.
Posted on May 1, 2018