Dimitri Gutas
Leonardo Taran
Karen Foster
Monique Judas-Urschel
Dimitri Gutas
Eckart Frahm
The systematic study of written texts began not in biblical Israel or the classical world but in ancient Mesopotamia. Nearly 1,000 clay tablets from Babylonia and Assyria, dating from the eighth to the second century...
Benjamin Foster

An Anthology of Akkadian Literature

Before the Muses (1993, 1996), is a two-volume anthology of annotated translations from Akkadian literature of all periods (revised edition 2004). An abridged, paperback version of this work appeared as From Distant...
Shiri Goren
Lara Rabinovitch and Hannah Pressman
Highlights an international generation of scholars currently revitalizing the field of Yiddish Studies.