Classes will follow a Monday schedule on Wednesday, August 30. On Thursday, August 31, classes will follow the normal schedule. The first meeting of classes that meet only on Wednesdays will be September 6.
It is my pleasure to invite you to the Volkswagen Fellowship Symposium “Approaching a Critique of Mesopotamian Reason”, which will be held on April 21–22, 2017. Speakers are Piotr Steinkeller (Harvard), Marc Van De Mieroop (Columbia), Tzvi Abusch (Brandeis), Enrique Jiménez (Madrid), Francesca Rochberg (Berkeley), Jay Crisostomo (Michigan), Eckart Frahm (Yale). I would like to thank the Volkswagen Foundation for the generous support, which made this event possible.