Reconstructing Ancient Babylon: Myth and Reality (Canadian Society for Mesopotamian Studies Annual Symposium, theme “Babylon: Perceptions Ancient and Modern,” Toronto, 5 October 2019).
City, Cult, and Kingship in First Millennium BC Babylonia (keynote lecture, 65th Rencontre Assyriologique Internationale, Paris, 8–12 July 2019)
Assyria and Babylonia in the First Millennium BC (course taught at Charles University, Prague, 13–16 May 2019)
Management of Resources in Mesopotamia: the View from the First Millennium BC (workshop on “Management of Resources and Taxation,” Prague, 6–7 May 2019).
Modelling Processes of Neighbourhood Change in Urban Babylonia (conference on ‘The Archaeology of Neighborhood Life. Concepts, Communities, and Change,’ ISAW NYU, 14 December 2018)
Religious Practice in Urban Babylonia: the Spatial Context (Université du Québec à Montréal, 15 October 2018).
Open access article now deposited in Humanities Commons Core:
Courses I’m teaching this semester (Fall 2018):
- The Babylonian City (NMC446H1F / NMC1022HF)
- The Assyrian Language (NMC1005Y)
Assyrian Names in Babylonian Texts (lecture and workshop presented at the Onomastics Training Week organised by the Persia and Babylonia Project in Venice, 29 May–1 June).
Journey to the Late Babylonian City: the Final Phases of Mesopotamian Urbanism (conference on Cities in the Ancient World, Penn Museum, 20–21 April 2018)