CSMS ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING AND SYMPOSIUM 2016


SATURDAY, 1 OCTOBER 2016
12:15 pm to 5:00 pm

Please note new times for Annual General Meeting and Symposium

 

The Annual General Meeting and Symposium will be in Auditorium 108, Koffler House, 569 Spadina Avenue, University of Toronto, St. George Campus

There is a symposium registration fee of $45 for Members, $10 for Student Members, $50 for Non-members, and $15 for Non-member students with valid student ID.

12:15-12:30         Registration

12:30-1:00            Annual Meeting - Society members only; memberships may be renewed or opened at the door.

 

Symposium

 

Ancient Near Eastern Archives: Dealing with Incomplete Datasets

Les archives du Proche-Orient ancien: comment interpréter des données fragmentaires 

1:00-1:15              Welcome and Introduction

1:15-2:00              Bureaucratic Grindings: Paper Trails, Data Loss and Attrition in Old Babylonian Palace Archives                      
                                 Clemens Reichel, Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations, University of Toronto / The Royal Ontario Museum 

2:00-2:45              Stories of Barley and Gold – Overcoming the Limits of Middle Babylonian Archives
                                  Susanne Paulus, Oriental Institute, University of Chicago

2:45-3:15              Break

3:15-4:00              The Use of Writing Boards in Assyria                          
                                  Heather D. Baker, Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations, University of Toronto

4:00-4:45              ‘Persian Boys Writing on Parchment’ - Achaemenid Administration and its Written Tradition                           
                                  Maria Brosius, Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations, University of Toronto

4:45-5:00              Concluding Remarks and General Discussion


Symposium registration form PDF/WORD

Accessible entrance and washrooms available. If you have an accommodation need please contact csms@chass.utoronto.ca directly and
we will do our best to make appropriate arrangements.


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