The American Academy of Religion is pleased to announce the 2021 recipients of the Awards for Excellence in the Study of Religion, the Best First Book in the History of […]
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From Homewood Student Affairs: Supervisors provide far more than basic training. They serve as mentors who build skills and advance technical knowledge, they support student career aspirations and foster professionalism, […]
Inside Professor Glenn Schwatz’s mission to rewrite the history of writing.
A 3,000-year-old "lost golden city" has been unearthed in the southern city of Luxor, a discovery that could be the most significant find in Egypt since the tomb of the boy king Tutankhamen, the archaeological mission said Thursday in a statement.
Jacob Lauinger and Tyler Yoder are pleased to announce the release of an initial set of 218 fully-lemmatized Amarna letters on Oracc. The goal of the project is to make […]
Their project, “An unsupervised neural framework for multi-modal literary and historical scholarship” has received a 2021 IDIES Seed Funding award. Tom Lippincott in Computer Science is the project’s Principal Investigator […]
How does one find an ancient town? What do archaeologists look for? How do they know where to dig? How do they interpret what they find? In a YouTube presentation […]
April 30, 2021 @ 4:00pm The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation will present Meg Swaney’s lecture, “Who am I? Remembering the Dead Through Facial Reconstruction,” for the Humanities for All Initiative. […]
Dr. Marian Feldman will present “King of the Four Quarters of the World: The Art and Architecture of Assyrian Kingship” as part of the Embassy Lecture Series next week. The […]
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation will present Maarten Praet’s lecture, “A Life in Ruins: How to Reconstruct an Ancient Egyptian Monument,” for the Humanities for All Initiative. Mellon Foundation’s “Humanities […]