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)
I’m proud to be a faculty affiliate of the University of Toronto’s new School of Cities.
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)
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)
Two of my papers are now deposited on Humanities Commons: