Guests

Dr Selim Adalı. Department of History, Social Sciences University of Ankara. ResearchGate.

16. The Istanbul Sippar Project

Dr Nadia Ait Said-Ghanem. British Academy Postdoctoral Fellow,
Department of History, School of History, Religions & Philosophies, SOAS, UK. Academia

43. Iraqi antiquities dealers of 19th century

Prof. Farouk Al-Rawi. Independent scholar.

41. Reflections

portrait of Andras Bacskay

Dr András Bácskay. Department of Ancient History, Pázmány Péter Catholic University, Hungary. Academia. ResearchGate.

32. Fever!

Dr Heather Baker. Assistant Professor in Ancient Near Eastern History, Department of Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations, University of Toronto. Academia

23. Babylonian houses and housing

portrait of Gojko Barjamovic

Dr Gojko Barjamovic. Senior Lecturer on Assyriology, Harvard University. USA. Academia.

12. International trade

Dr Gareth Brereton. Independent scholar, UK. Academia

49. George Smith: the man behind the headlines

portrait of Tim Clayden

Dr Tim Clayden. Independent scholar, Oxford, UK. Academia

37. The Kassites

Dr Sophie Cluzan. Conservateur général du patrimoine, département des Antiquités orientales, Musée du Louvre, France

44. Votive statues from Mari

Dr Paul Collins, Jalah Hearn curator for Ancient Near East at the Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford. Twitter. Academia.

6. Displaying the ancient Middle East in the 21st century

portrait of Rients de Boer

Dr Rients de Boer. Education Officer, Centre of Global Heritage and Development, Leiden University, Netherlands. Academia.

5. Gardening on the frontline

portrait of Stefano de Martino

Dr Stefano de Martino. Professor of Hittitology, University of Turin, Italy.

29. Virtual assyriology: RAI 67,Turin

portrait of Elena Devecchi

Dr Elena Devecchi. Professor of the history of the Ancient Near East, University of Turin, Italy. Academia

29. Virtual assyriology: RAI 67,Turin

portrait of Richard Dumbrill

Richard Dumbrill. Director of ICONEA, University of London, UK. Academia. YouTube.

3. Music in Mesopotamia

portrait of Muge Durusu-Tanriover

Dr Müge Durusu-Tanrıöver. Assistant professor at Bilkent University, Turkey. Academia

26. Hittite art

Dr Tiffany Earley-Spadoni. Assistant Professor, Department of History, University of Central Florida. USA.

34. Urartu and digital public engagement

Dr Stefania Ermidoro. Department of Humanities, University of Venice, Italy. Academia

31. Revisiting a Victorian explorer: Layard in the archives

Dr Ilgi Gerçek. Bilkent University, Archaeology Department. Academia.

16. The Istanbul Sippar Project

portrait of Carlos Goncalves

Dr Carlos Gonçalves. Associate professor, School of Arts, Sciences and Humanities, University of São Paulo, Brazil. Academia

11. The human face of Mesopotamian maths

portrait of Elynn Gorris

Dr Elynn Gorris. Oriental Institute of UC Louvain, Belgium. Academia

30. Locating the Neo-Elamite kingdom

Dr Carmen Gütschow. Diploma restorer of archaeological objects.

18. Archaeological conservation

Dr Sophus Helle. Postdoctoral researcher, Freie Universität Berlin, Germany. Website

28. 150 years of Gilgamesh

49. George Smith: the man behind the headlines

portrait of Fabienne Huber Vuillet

Dr Fabienne Huber Vuillet. Senior Lecturer, Le Département des sciences de l’Antiquité de l’Université de Genève, Switzerland

21. Meanings from the mundane

Dr Laith Hussein. Assistant Professor, College of Arts, University of Baghdad, Iraq. Academia.

1. Tell Harmal, heart of Eshnunna

Dr Jaafar Jotheri. Assistant Professor in Geoarchaeology, Vice Dean — Faculty of Archaeology, University of Al-Qadisiyah, Diwaniyah, Iraq. Twitter.

22. Wonderful waterways: the geo-archaeology of southern Iraq

portrait of Jacob Jawdat

Jacob Jawdat. Department of Investigation & Excavation, State Board of Antiquities & Heritage, Iraq. Twitter. Academia.

5. Gardening on the frontline

Dr Victor Klinkenberg. University of Cyprus, Nicosia. Academia. ResearchGate.

45. An archaeological approach to tablets

portrait of Gina Konstantopoulos

Dr Gina Konstantopoulos. Asssitant Professor in the History of Ancient Western Asia, Research Centre for West Asian Civilisation, University of Tsukuba, Japan. Twitter. Academia. Humanities Commons.

4. A demon-haunted world

portrait of Nicolo Marchetti

Dr Nicolò Marchetti. Professor, Department of History and Cultures, University of Bologna, Italy. Researchgate. Academia. University page.

13. Nineveh 2020. How and why archaeology?

25. ICAANE: archaeology coming together

Dr Jana Matuszak. Lecturer in Ancient Near Eastern Studies, School of History, Religions and Philosophies, SOAS University of London, UK. Twitter. Academia.

2. Misogyny and the ideal Sumerian woman

Dr Davide Nadali. Lecturer in Near Eastern Archaeology, University of Rome “La Sapienza”, Italy. Academia. Twitter

40. Excavating Tell Surghul

Daniel Nicky (“Mr Nicky”). Educator and musician. YouTube.

15. Teaching Mesopotamia through music

portrait of Adelheid Otto

Dr Adelheid Otto, Professor, Institute of Near Eastern Archaeology, University of Munich, Germany.

25. ICAANE: archaeology coming together

Dr Xiaoli Ouyang, Associate Professor, History Department, Fudan University. Academia

20. Silver in Sumer: money in Mesopotamia?

Dr Strahil Panayotov, Fellow, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. Academia.

17. Assyrian eye medicine

49. George Smith: the man behind the headlines

Prof. Amanda Podany, Professor Emeritus, History, College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, USA

48. Amanda Podany: A new history of the ancient Near East

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Dr Louise Quillien, researcher, French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS), Paris, France. Academia. ResearchGate.

47. Textiles in Babylonian

portrait of Saber Parian

Saber Amiri Parian. Independent scholar, Iran. Academia. Facebook. Twitter.

8. Re-reading the Elamite version of Behistun

portrait of Reinhard Pirngruber

Dr Reinhard Pirngruber. Austrian Academy of Sciences. Fachhochschule Technikum, Vienna, Austria. Academia

27. Babylonian astronomical diaries

portrait of Laerke Recht

Prof. Laerke Recht. Professor in Early Eastern Mediterranean Archaeology Ancient Eastern Mediterranean Studies, Institute of Classics University of Graz, Austria

46. The agency of animals

Dr Licia Romano. Research Fellow, Institute of Oriental Studies, Università degli Studi di Roma La Sapienza: Roma. Academia. ResearchGate.

10. Death and burial in Sumer.

Dr Elisa Rossberger. Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin, University of Munich, Germany. Academia. Twitter.

9. Reflections in clay: the tactile art of terracottas

portrait of Walther Sallaberger

Dr Walther Sallaberger. Professor of Assyriology, University of Munich, Germany. ResearchGate

29. Virtual assyriology: RAI 67,Turin

portrait of Malgorzata Sandowicz

Dr Małgorzata Sandowicz. Department of Ancient Near Eastern Studies, Faculty of Oriental Studies, University of Warsaw, Poland. Academia. ResearchGate

35. Law And Order in Babylonia

Dr Dahlia Shehata. Assistant Professor in Ancient Near Eastern Philology, University of Wuerzburg, Germany. Academia.

7. Anzu: the many faces of a monster

Dr Tonia Sharlach. Professor, Department of History. Oklahoma State University, USA. Academia

38. The power behind the throne

Dr Philippa Steele. Senior Research Associate in the Faculty of Classics, University of Cambridge, UK. Academia. VIEWS project website

49. George Smith: the man behind the headlines

Dr Saana Svärd. Associate Professor in Ancient Near Eastern Studies, Docent in Assyriology, University of Helsinki, Finland

39. Digital Assyriology in Helsinki

Dr Shiyanthi Thavapalan. Alexander von Humboldt Research Fellow, University of Tübingen, Germany. Academia.

19. Colour in Mesopotamia

portrait of Ariane Thomas, dir. Antiquités orientales, musée du Louvre © 2017 Musée du Louvre Antoine Mongodin

Dr Ariane Thomas. Head of department, Department of Ancient Near Eastern Antiquities, Louvre. France.

24. A Curator’s Life At The Louvre

portrait of Ingolf Thuesen

Dr Ingolf Thuesen, Professor of archaeology, University of Copenhagen, Denmark.

25. ICAANE: archaeology coming together

Dr Aaron Tugendhaft. Bard College Berlin, Germany.

14. Images, idols and iconoclasm

Dr Mark Weeden. Associate Professor Ancient Middle Eastern Languages, UCL, London, UK. Humanities Commons

49. George Smith: the man behind the headlines

Dr Cornelia Wunsch. Independent scholar. Academia. ResearchGate

49. George Smith: the man behind the headlines

Amir al-Zubaidi. SBAH, Nasiriyah Museum. Iraq

36. Nasiriyah Museum, And Engaging Iraqi Audiences