The topic of the Ancient and Medieval Middle East seminar in November is “Cultural Encounters”.
Our speakers are:
- Prof. dr. Helen Dixon (East Carolina University): "Phoenicians Abroad: Diaspora communities and trade-based encounters in the first millennium BCE"
- dr. Céline Debourse (University of Vienna): “Between Real and Ideal: The Babylonian New Year Festival in Text and History”
The session takes place on Thursday 12 November at 4:15-6 pm EET time via Zoom (https://helsinki.zoom.us/j/62219291805, Meeting ID: 622 1929 1805)