Babylonian Medicine

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Le Journal des Médecines Cunéiformes, 2017 – N° 29

Le Journal des Médecines Cunéiformes, 2017 – N° 29   Maddalena Rumor p. 1-34 The ‘AŠ section’ of Uruanna III in Partitur   Silvia Salin p. 35-48 “Stinging Pain” in Assyro-Babylonian Medical Texts: Some Considerations.   Wilfred G. E. Watson p. 49-53 A Remedy for Equine Bloat?   Henry Stadhouders p. 54-55 Addendum to Sm. […]

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7.-11. August 2017: EABS / SBL International Meeting, Berlin – Literary and Discursive Framing of Medical Knowledge in Antiquity

Vom 7.8. bis 11.8.2017 findet in Berlin das gemeinsame jährliche Treffen der EABS (European Association of Biblical Studies) und SBL (Society of Biblical Literature) statt. Dabei wird es zwischen dem 9.8. und 11.8. ein Panel zur antiken Medizin unter dem Titel “Literary and Discursive Framing of Medical Knowledge in Antiquity” geben, einberufen durch Markham J. […]

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Book project – a horror story set in ancient Mesopotamia!

Please have a look at a new book project by Irving Finkel, presented and advertised on this crowd funding site: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/348404877/the-writing-in-the-stone There is the opportunity to support the project with a small fee and receive a copy of the limited print or even more exclusive offers … Not only the lovers of horror stories will […]

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[agade] WEBS: The medical corpus of the Cairo Genizah

The Genizah Research Unit at Cambridge University Library would like to announce the successful completion of the project ‘Medicine in medieval Egypt: creating online access to the medical corpus of the Cairo Genizah’, funded by a Wellcome Trust Research Resources Grant & Provision for Public Engagement (105086/Z/14/Z). Among the 350,000 fragments of medieval manuscripts retrieved […]

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Einladung 37. Treffen des Arbeitskreises “Alte Medizin” am 1. und 2. Juli 2017

Sehr geehrte Damen und Herren,   der Interdisziplinäre Arbeitskreis „Alte Medizin“ lädt zu seinem 37. Treffen ein. Die Tagung findet am Samstag, den 1. Juli 2017 von 15:00-18:20 Uhr und Sonntag, den 2. Juli 2017 von 9:30-13:35 Uhr im Institut für Geschichte, Theorie und Ethik der Medizin der Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz, Am Pulverturm 13, 55131 […]

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Studies in Iconography and Cultures of the ANE in honor of F.A.M. Wiggermann

>>F.A.M. Wiggermann currently is a research fellow at Freie Universität Berlin (TOPOI Excellence Cluster/BabMed).<<   by David Kertai / Olivier Nieuwenhuyse (eds.): From the Four Corners of the Earth. Studies in Iconography and Cultures of the Ancient Near East in Honour of F.A.M. Wiggermann = Alter Orient und Altes Testament 441 Münster 2017 324 pages […]

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[agade] LECTURES & eLECTURES: ‘”The Body and its Legal Implication in Second Millennium Elam” (Paris and internet, June 22)

The Body and its Legal Implication in Second Millennium Elam   A Lecture and Video-Conference by Carole Roche-Hawley, CNRS Ivry sur Seine Thursday, June 22, 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 station, room C in the basement or by […]

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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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