29.6, 6pm: Abather Saadoon “New Sumerian texts from Umma city”

Dr Abather Saadoon, Head of Archaeology at Al-Muthanna University in Iraq, will talk via Zoom about New Sumerian texts from Umma. The lecture will include:

1) Security situation of Umma after 2003
2) The contents of the texts.
3) The most important personalities in the texts.
4) Calendars.
5) Date formulae.
6) Seal impressions.
Zoom details will be distributed nearer the time. Please e-mail mw41@soas.ac.uk to be put on list for distribution of details.