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2011 Annual Meeting

San Francisco, CA

Meeting Begins11/19/2011
Meeting Ends11/22/2011

Call for Papers Opens: 1/25/2011
Call for Papers Closes: 3/4/2011

Requirements for Participation

Paleographical Studies in the Ancient Near East

Program Unit Type: Section
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: This section focuses primarily on the subject of palaeography, within the broader context of ancient Near Eastern epigraphy. It concentrates predominantly on the Northwest Semitic linear alphabetic scripts, but also on analyses of Ugaritic, Mesopotamian cuneiform, Egyptian, Hittite, and Greek. Papers on recent discoveries of new inscriptions, or reanalyses of previously known inscriptions, are particularly welcome.

Program Unit Chairs

Professor Christopher A. Rollston

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