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The Body as a Symbol of Social Belonging in Hittite Anatolia: The Example of Clothing

Betreff: [agade] LECTURES & eLECTURES: The Body as a Symbol of Social Belonging in Hittite Anatolia first posted May 3, 2017 A Lecture and Video-Conference by Alice Mouton, CNRS Ivry sur Seine and Catholic University of Paris Thursday, May 18, 2017 4 p.m.-6 p.m. (Paris time) at the Ivry sur Seine CNRS building, 27 rue […]

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Petition: Save the Yale Babylonian Collection

Online petition:   https://www.change.org/p/save-the-yale-babylonian-collection Dear President Salovey: As you wrote in July 2015, the Yale Babylonian Collection (YBC) is “a jewel among Yale’s extraordinary cultural-heritage holdings.”   The April 2017 report of the ten-member Advisory Committee for the YBC, which was initiated by Provost Ben Polak, chaired by Deputy Provost Susan Gibbons, and included only […]

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Deutschlandfunk-Beitrag zu “Religion versus Medizin?”

Die Sendereihe des Deutschlandfunks “Aus Kultur-und Sozialwissenschaften”  brachte zum Eröffnungstermin am 20. April 2017 einen Beitrag über die Ringvorlesung “Religion versus Medizin?”, die gemeinsam von Markham J. Geller (BabMed – Babylonian Medicine) und Almut-Barbara Renger (Inst. für Religionswissenschaften der FU Berlin, Arbeitsbereich Antike Religion und Kultur sowie deren Rezeptionsgeschichte) veranstaltet wird. Der Beitrag ist online […]

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Lennart Lehmhaus, Harvard, presents his research on Talmudic Medicine.

Starr Seminar Thursday, April 20, from 12:15-2:00PM in Boylston Hall (Classics Department), room 203 at the Center for Jewish Studies at Harvard University, Lennart Lehmhaus, Freie Universität Berlin – SFB 980 “Episteme in Motion”, and Harry Starr Fellow in Judaica at the Center for Jewish Studies will be presenting “Bodies of Knowledge: Talmudic Medical Expertise and […]

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J. Cale Johnson at Leiden University starting July 2017

Betreff: [agade] NOTICES: Appointments at Leiden University first posted April 7, 2017 The department of Assyriology at Leiden University, Institute of Area Studies, announces the following new appointments: From 1 July, Cale Johnson will join us as a University Lecturer. He specializes in the intellectual history of the ancient Near East, including Classical Sumerian literature […]

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The Body in the Hittite Medical Texts – Lecture and Video-Conference

“The Individual and his Body in the Ancient Mediterranean Basin” organized by Alice Mouton Session VIII The Body in the Hittite Medical Texts, Lecture and Video-Conference by Valeria Zubieta Lupo, Mainz University, Thursday, April 27, 2017 4 p.m.-6 p.m. (Paris time) at the Ivry sur Seine CNRS building, 27 rue Paul Bert, Porte de Choisy/Porte […]

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U.S. National Library of Medicine publishes Incunabula online

The U.S. National Library of Medicine has started to publish their Incabula collection online. Those fascinating documents provide a glimpse into the medical knowledge in Europe towards the end of the 15th century. The NLM collection includes more than 580 items, 42 of which are publicly available so far in high resolution scans. https://www.nlm.nih.gov/news/incunabula_ww2_gov.html

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Stellenausschreibung für eine Promotionsstelle “Konzepte vom menschlichen Körper, von Krankheit, Heilung und Tod”

Das Graduiertenkolleg 1876 „Frühe Konzepte von Mensch und Natur: Universalität, Spezifität, Tradierung“ der Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz hat insgesamt 5 Promotionsstellen (wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in, Entgeltgruppe 13 TV-L 65%) zum 1. Oktober 2017 für zunächst zwei Jahre zu besetzen. Das Graduiertenkolleg wurde von der Deutschen Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) eingericht. Vorbehaltlich der Finanzierung durch die DFG besteht die Möglichkeit, die Stellen […]

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The Body in Hittite Witchcraft – Lecture/Video-Conference

“The Individual and his Body in the Ancient Mediterranean Basin”, organized by Alice Mouton. Session VII The Body in Hittite Witchcraft, Lecture and Video-Conference by Laura Puértolas Rubio, Sorbonne University Thursday, March 23, 2017 4 p.m.-6 p.m. (Paris time) at the Ivry sur Seine CNRS building, 27 rue Paul Bert, Porte de Choisy/Porte d’Ivry subway […]

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[agade] eVOLUMES: “Keilschrifttexte aus Assur literarischen Inhalts” (KAL 1-4)

The first four volumes of the Series «Keilschrifttexte aus Assur literarischen Inhalts» edited by Stefan M. Maul are now online (as searchable pdf-files). Go to the homepage of the Heidelberg Academy of Sciences and Humanities at: http://www.haw.uni-heidelberg.de/forschung/haw-forschung-online.de.html   Vol.1: N. Heeßel, Divinatorische Texte I. Terrestrische, teratologische, physiognomische und oneiromantische Omina, KAL 1, Wiesbaden 2007 Vol. […]

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