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The Melammu Project

The Heritage of Mesopotamia and the Ancient Near East

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   Earlier Symposia
   MS 12: Innsbruck, 2018
   MS 13: Wrocław, 2019
   MS 14: Los Angeles, 2020
   MS 15: Graz, 2022
   Future Symposia
   Earlier Workshops
   MW 13: Jerusalem, 2021
   MW 14: Krakow, 2021
   MW 15: Verona, 2022
   Future Workshops
   Introduction to MS1
   Melammu Manual (1999)
   Association (2001-2013)
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List of Melammu Workshops that have already been held

Lille, 4-5 April 2016
Melammu Workshop 1: Representing the Wise. A Gendered Approach (published)
Organisers: Stéphanie Anthonioz and Sebastian Fink

Innsbruck, 13-14 October 2016
Melammu Workshop 2: Literary Change in Mesopotamia and Beyond (published)
Organisers: Martin Lang and Sebastian Fink

Barcelona, 22-23 March 2017
Melammu Workshop 3: Ideologies as Intercultural Phenomena (published)
Organisers: Rocío Da Riva, Sebastian Fink

Jena, 19 September 2017
Melammu Session at the Deutscher Orientalistentag (DOT)
The foundations of Europe and the Ancient Near East
Organiser: Manfred Krebernik

Marburg, 1-2 December 2017
Melammu Workshop 4: The Impact of Xenophon’s Kyroupaideia
Organisers: Robert Rollinger, Sabine Müller and Bruno Jacobs

Kiel, 19-21 April 2018
Melammu Workshop 5: Hellenistic Poleis and Near Eastern City Culture in the Ptoelmaic and Seleucid Empire
Organiser: Hilmar Klinkott

Changchun, 30 August - 3 September 2018
Melammu Workshop 6: At the Edges of Empires: Territories and Processes nearby and between Emerging Great Powers in Antiquity
Organiser: Sven Günther

Padova, 5-8 November 2018
Melammu Workshop 7: Making Peace in the Ancient World
Organisers: Giovanni B. Lanfranchi, Simonetta Ponchia and Robert Rollinger

Kassel, 30 Jenuary-1 February 2019
Melammu Workshop 8: (Self-)Presentation and Perception of Powerful Women in the Ancient World
Organisers: Kerstin Droß-Krüpe and Sebastian Fink

Tartu, 7-9 June 2019
Melammu Workshop 9: Responses to the 12th Century BC Collapse: Recovery and Restructuration in the Early Iron Age Near East and Mediterranean
Organisers: Mait Koiv and Peeter Espak

Trier, 11-13 December 2018
Melammu Workshop 10: Domestic Trade and Maritime Trade in the Eastern Mediterranaen and Ancient Near East
Organiser: Christoph Schäfer

Barcelona, 29-31 January 2020
Melammu Workshop 11: Ceremonies, feasts and festivities in Ancient Mesopotamia and the Mediterranean World: Performance and Participation
Organiser: Rocío Da Riva

Helsinki, 1-3 December 2020
Melammu Workshop 12: Living under Empires: A View from Below
Organisers: Caroline Wallis, Marta Lorenzon and Sebastian Fink