Ancient Near East

AI makes sense of damaged manuscripts.

Etgar Lefkowitz
May 9 2024 12:01AM

And the geopolitics of the Bronze Age Levant.

Paul Edgar
Dec. 21 2023 12:01AM

The Qurayyah oasis.

Marek Dospěl
Dec. 20 2023 12:01AM

A Civil War chaplain and a forged statue of a Near Eastern goddess.

Jonathan Klawans
Nov. 8 2023 12:01AM

“Ten measures of beauty were given to the world; nine were taken by Jerusalem.”

Raphael Zarum
Aug. 4 2023 12:01AM

They were spectators, but there’s little evidence they were fighters.

July 6 2023 12:01AM

The Tanakh of the Land of Israel.

David Arnovitz
Aug. 29 2022 12:01AM

The earliest records of the Diaspora show Jews keeping the memory of their homeland alive.

Tero Alstola
June 23 2022 12:01AM

Hagai Ben Yehuda’s bakery uses rare, ancient varieties of wheat he believes date back to biblical times.

Bethan McKernan
June 16 2022 12:01AM

And its journeys from the Arabian Peninsula to the Mediterranean.

Elise Vernon Pearlstine
June 15 2022 12:01AM

The southern Aegean port city was once home to a large Jewish community.

Judith Sudilovsky
April 21 2022 12:01AM

What makes this ancient Near Eastern law code different from all other ancient Near Eastern law codes?

Jeremiah Unterman
Jan. 17 2022 12:01AM

Sumerian poems, the midrash, and the Divine virtuoso of grieving.

Edward Greenstein
July 16 2021 12:01AM