Giorgio Buccellati

Curriculum Vitae - December 2018

Teaching

Research Professor, Cotsen Institute of Archaeology, UCLA, since 2014
Professor Emeritus, UCLA, since 1994
Professor of the Ancient Near East and of History, (on recall), UCLA, 1994 to 2002, 2010 to present
Professor of the Ancient Near East and of History, UCLA, 1974-1994
Associate Professor, UCLA 1968-1974
Assistant Professor, UCLA 1965-1968
Instructor, Department of History, Loyola University, Chicago, 1963-1965

Lecturer, Institute for the Conservation of Antiquities and Heritage, Erbil (Iraq), June 2013 and June 2014
Visiting Professor, Graduiertenkolleg, Orientalisches Institut, University of Tübingen, Fall 1998; Spring 2001
Visiting Professor, Orientalisches Institut, University of Vienna (Austria), Spring 1995
Visiting Professor, Facolta' di Teologia di Lugano (Switzerland), Fall 1994; Spring 2002
Visiting Professor, University of Aleppo, December 1979
Visiting Professor, Pontifical Biblical Institute, 1971

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Other Academic Positions and Awards

Dottorato honoris causa, Biblioteca Ambrosiana (2017)
Presidente, AVASA – Associazione per la Valorizzazione dell'Archeologia e dell'a Storia Antica (2016 -)
President, IAA – International Academy of Archaeology (2016 -)
President, Semester Abroad, Fondazione Alma Mater Ticinensis (2015 -)
Dipartimento di filosofia, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milano: Co-director of the research project: Dimensioni filosofiche dell'ermeneutica dell'archeologia (2015-16)
Biblioteca Ambrosiana: Comitato scientifico delle "Letture dei Nuovi Classici nel III Millennio" (2012-)
Università degli Studi di Pavia: Collegio docenti del Dottorato in Storia e Civiltà del Mediterraneo (2012 -)
Metropolitan Museum of Art, ANE Visiting Committee (2012 -)
CAMNES – Center for Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies: Scientific Committee (2010-)
Archaeological Institute of America: Best Practices in Site Preservation Award (2010)
UCLA: Dickson Emeritus Professorship (2009)
Mellon Foundation Emeritus Fellowship grant (2008-11)
The "Trowel award" from the Cotsen Institute of Archaeology at UCLA (2002)
Decoration of the First Class from the President of the Syrian Arab Republic (1999)
UCLA: Faculty Research Lecturer (1999)
Guggenheim Fellow, 1994-95
Italian Government "Targa d'oro, Regione Puglia -- Premio Valentino" Award for Professional Achievement in Archaeology, 1988
American Schools of Oriental Research, 1986-89: Trustee and Member of Executive Committee
American Schools of Oriental Research, 1986-89: Chairman, Damascus Committee
American Schools of Oriental Research, 1986-89: Chairman, NEH Fellowship Committee
Museum of Natural History, Los Angeles, 1986: Guest Curator, Ebla to Damascus Exhibit
Council for International Exchange of Scholars / Fulbright Awards in Middle East History and Literature, 1983- : Member of Screening Committee
American Schools of Oriental Research, 1982 : Member of Panel for NEH Fellowships awards
Archaeological Exhibit on Mesopotamian Archaeology for the Government of India, 1982: Co-Director
Institute of Archaeology, UCLA, 1973-1983 : Founder and first Director
International Committee for the Publication of the Texts of Ebla, 1977- : Member
International Institute for Mesopotamian Area Studies, 1976- : Director
Linguistic Analysis of Old Babylonian Texts, NEH, 1972-1977 : Principal Investigator
Graduate Archaeology Program, UCLA, 1971-1973 : Chairman
University of California Humanities Institute, 1968 : Fellow
American Oriental Society, Midwestern Branch, 1963-1965 : Secretary-Treasurer
University of Chicago, 1962-1963 : Research Assistant
American Schools of Oriental Research, 1962-1963 : Fellow

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Education

University of Chicago, 1960-1965 (Ph.D., Oriental Languages)
Fordham University, New York, 1959-1960 (M.A., Philosophy)
University of Innsbruck, Austria, 1958-1959 (Coursework in Philosophy)
University of Bonn, Germany, Summer 1956 (Certificate in German)
Catholic University, Milan, Italy, 1954-1958 (Laurea in Lettere Classiche)

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Archaeological Field Work

Nippur, Iraq (Field Epigrapher, 1962-1963 and 1966-1967)
Palmyrene, Syria (Survey, 1966)
Korucu Tepe, Turkey (Co-Director, 1968-1970)
Caucasus, Soviet Union (Reconnaisance, 1970)
Dilbat, Iraq (Survey, 1971)
Terqa, Syria (Director, 1976-88)
Qraya, Syria (Project Director, 1980-1984)
Mozan/Urkesh, Syria (Co-Director, 1984-present)
Ziyada, Syria (Project Director, 1987-92)
Reconnaissance of salt resources, 1989
Šidakartli, Georgia SSR (Adviser, 1990)
Winter pastoralism in the Syrian steppe (Guggenheim Fellow, 1995)
Urkesh Extended Project (Director, 2011-present)

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Editorial Positions

Archeostorie: Journal of Public Archaeology (2016-): Member of the Advisory Board
CAMNES: Studies on the Ancient Near East and the Mediterranean (2014-): Member of the Editorial Board
Polish Archaeology in the Mediterranean , 2009-
Adumatu , 1999-2006, Member of the Editorial Board
OrientExpress. Notes et Nouvelles d'Archéologie Orientale (Paris) 1991-2000: Member of the Scientific Committee
The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East (Oxford) 1990-1996 : Adviser
Syrian Archaeology Bulletin (Malibu-Damascus) 1988-89: Co-editor
Institute of Archaeology (UCLA) 1989-91: Member Advisory Board
Computer Aided Research in Near Eastern Studies (Malibu) 1983- : Editor
Mari Annales de Recherche Interdisciplinaire (Paris) 1983- : Member Advisory Board
Archivi Reali di Ebla: Testi (Rome) 1982- : Member Advisory Board
Aids and Research Tools (Los Angeles) 1980-89 : Associate Editor
Cybernetica Mesopotamica (Malibu) 1977- : Editor
Aids and Research Tools in Ancient Near Eastern Studies (Malibu) 1977- : Editor
Monumenta Archaeologica (Los Angeles) 1976-89 : Editor
Mesopotamia (Turin), 1975- : Associate Editor
Bibliotheca Mesopotamica (Malibu), 1975- : Editor
Hermeneutics: Studies in the History of Religion (Berkeley-Los Angeles), 1974-90: Member Advisory Board
Sources and Monographs on the Ancient Near East (Malibu), 1974- : Editor
Monographic Journals of the Near Eas t (Malibu), 1974- : Editor
Undena Publications (Malibu), 1973- : Publisher and General Editor
Bibbia e Oriente (Milano-Genova), 1959-1967 : Assistant Editor

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Invited Public Lectures and Papers at Conferences

See also Urkesh e-Library for more details on lectures related to Tell Mozan.

A webcast of the 1999 UCLA Faculty Research Lecture

Aleppo (Syria), National Museum
Anaheim, American Schools of Oriental Research
Atlanta, American Schools of Oriental Research
Austin, Society for American Archaeology
Baltimore, Johns Hopkins University
Beirut, American University
Bern (Switzerland), Symposion on the Khabur
Bologna (Italy), University
Chicago, American Schools of Oriental Research
Chicago, Catholic Biblical Association
Chicago, Society for Biblical Literature
Chicago, Wheaton College
Claremont (CA), American Schools of Oriental Research, Western Branch
Claremont (CA), Institute for Antiquity and Christianity
Columbus (Ohio), American Oriental Society
Damascus (Syria), National Museum
Der ez-Zor (Syria), International Congress on Mari; International Symposium on the Jezira
Florence (Italy), University of Florence
Florence (Italy), Opificio delle Pietre Dure
Genova (Italy), University of Genova
Harvard University, Semitic Museum
Idlib (Syria), International Ebla Congress
Istanbul (Turkey), Rencontre Assyriologique Internationale
Ithaca (NY), American oriental Society
Lattakia (Syria), International Congress on Ugarit
Lièges (Belgium), Rencontre Internationale Assyriologique
London (England), Rencontre Internationale Assyriologique
Los Angeles, American Oriental Society
Los Angeles, Archaeological Institute of America
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History (Ebla to Damascus Exhibit)
Los Angeles, UCLA
Lugano (Switzerland), Palazzo dei Congressi
Lugano (Switzerland), Facoltà di Teologia
Milano (Italy), Civic groups
New Haven, American Oriental Research
New Haven, Yale University
New Orleans, American Oriental Society
New York, Center for Ebla Research of New York University
New York, Law School and Dep. of Jewish Studies -- Nov.94
Palermo (Italy), Università
Paris, Louvre - April 97
Philadelphia, University Museum - February 2001
Powell (WY), Northwest College
Riyadh (Saudi Arabia), King Saud University
Rome (Italy), University of Rome La Sapienza
Rome (Italy), University or Rome Tor Vergata
Rome (Italy), ISMEA
San Diego, Archaeological Institute of America
San Francisco, San Francisco State University
Santa Barbara, American Oriental Society, Western Branch
Tempe, Arizona State University
Toronto, American Oriental Society
Toronto, University of Toronto and Royal Ontario Museum
Trieste, Università - April 2000
Tübingen, Orientalisches Seminar - November 98; May 2001
Tucson, American Oriental Society, Western Branch
Tucson, University of Arizona
Udine (Italy), University
Venezia (Italy), Università Ca' Foscari
Verona (Italy), Civic groups
Vienna (Austria), Institut für Orientalistik - March 95
Washington, Catholic University - April 97
Washington, Smithsonian Institution - December 96
Würzburg, Universit
نt (Orientalisches Seminar) - November 98
Los Angeles, UCLA - April 1999
Florence, Università degli Studi - November 1999
Ascona, Collegio Papio - January 2000
Palermo, Università degli Studi - February 2000
Agrigento, Università degli Studi - March 2000
Rome, Università degli Studi "La Sapienza" - March 2000
Como, Musei Civici - March 2000
Milan, Rotary Club - April 2000
Venice, Università degli Studi Ca' Foscari - May 2000
Trieste, Università degli Studi - May 2000
Los Angeles, Cotsen Institute of Archaeology - January 2001
Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania - February 2001
Tübingen, Eberhard Karls Universität - May 2001
Houston, American Oriental Society - March 2002
Lugano, Facoltà di teologia - April 2002
Cleveland, The Catholic Biblical Association - August 2002
Damascus, The Shell Center - October 2002
New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art - May 2003
Washington D.C., World Archaeology Congress - June 2003
Rome, Venice, Udine, Trieste - November 2003
Los Angeles, Cotsen Institute of Archaeology - February 2004
Los Angeles, Cotsen Institute of Archaeology - April 2004
Tokyo, Ancient Orient Museum - March 2006
Beirut, Museum of the American University of Beirut - October 2006
Florence, Opificio delle Pietre Dure - November 2006
Austin, Society for American Archaeology - April 2007
New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art - February 2009
Conegliano, Rotary Clubs - October 2009
Naples, Università degli Studi - October 2011
Moscow, Russian Academy of the Sciences - September 2012
Florence, Center for Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies - December 2012
Guatemala City, Dialogue of Civilizations - April 2013
Rome, Roma Tre Università - May 2013
Rome, MESEURO - July 2013
Rome, Sapienza Università di Roma - October 2013
Geneva, Cercle Genevois d'Archéologie - November 2013
Erbil, Institut Français - June 2014
Rimini, Meeting per l'Amicizia - August 2014
Rovereto, Rassegna Internazionale del Cinema Archeologico - October 2014
Milan, Artistico Fondazione Sacro Cuore - October 2014
Domodossola, Teatro Galletti - November 2014
Catholic University of America - February 2015
Pavia, University of Pavia - November 2015
Beirut, International Syrian Congress on Archaeology and Cultural Heritage - December 2015
Novara, Fondazione Faraggiana - December 2015
Los Angeles, Cotsen Institute of Archaeology - January 2016
Florence, Centro Culturale di Firenze - June 2016
Association for Research into Crimes Against Art - June 2016
Baceno, Mele Miele - October 2016
Associazione Archeologia Ticinese - November 2016
Torino, Museo Egizio - November 2016
Damascus, New Visions and Proposals for the Resilience of the Syrian Heritage - December 2016
Florence, CAMNES - December 2016
Beola, AVASA - January 2017
Los Angeles, Getty Research Institute - February 2017
Los Angeles, The PLATO Society - April 2017
Los Angeles, Cotsen Institute of Archaeology - April 2017
Houston, Museum of Natural Science - April 2017


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PUBLICATIONS

BOOKS

B1

1966

The Amorites of the Ur III Period
"Ricerche, I". pp. XVIII-380, Pl. XIV.
Oriental Institute, University of Naples.

B2

1967

Cities and Nations of Ancient Syria
"Studi Semitici, 26,"
Istituto di Studi del Vicino Oriente, University of Rome, pp. 264.

B3

1967

Studi Sull'Oriente e la Bibbia offerti al P. Giovanni Rinaldi
Genova, Studia e Vita. pp. 390, Pls, XII (Published in part as Diakonia tou Logou - Bibbia e Oriente 8, 1966, pp. 147-236. (Editor)

B4

1969

Cuneiform Texts from Nippur: The Eighth and Ninth Season
University of Chicago. With Robert D. Biggs. pp. X-42.

B5

1973

Approaches to the Study of the Ancient Near East: Gelb Volume
(= Orientalia NS 42/1-2).
Pontifical Biblical Institute, Rome. pp. 338, Pls. II. (Editor)

B6

1978

IIMAS Field Encoding Manual (Non-digital)
"Aids and Research Tools in Ancient Near Eastern Studies, 2," pp. 52. (with M. Kelly-Buccellati)
Malibu, Undena Publications.

B7

1979

Terqa Preliminary Report, 10: The Fourth Season – Introduction and the Stratigraphic Record
"Bibliotheca Mesopotamica, 10," pp. 88, Figures 23, Plates XXVIII.
Malibu, Undena Publications.

B8

1981

The Shape of the Past: Studies in Honor of Franklin D. Murphy.
Los Angeles, Institute of Archaeology and Office of the Chancellor, pp. xii-322. (Co-edited with Charles Speroni)

B9

1988

Mozan 1. The Soundings of the First Two Seasons
"Bibliotheca Mesopotamica, 20," pp. 158, pl. XXIV (with M. Kelly-Buccellati)
Malibu: Undena Publications.

B10

1996

2012

A Structural Grammar of Babylonian.
Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz, pp. xxxiv, 512
(Reprint)

B11

1998

Urkesh and the Hurrians. Studies in Honor of Lloyd Cotsen.
Bibliotheca Mesopotamica 26.
Malibu: Undena (editor with M. Kelly-Buccellati).

B12

2012

«Quando in alto i cieli...». La spiritualità mesopotamica a confronto con quella biblica.
Prefazione di Franco Buzzi.
Milano:Jaca Book. pp. XXVI-323.

B13

2013

Alle origini della politica. La formazione e la crescita dello stato in Siro-Mesopotamia.
Prefazione di Marta Cartabia.
Milano: Jaca Book. pp. XXVIII-354.

B14

2014

Dal profondo del tempo. All'origine della comunicazione e della comunità nell'antica Siria..
Firenze: Società Editrice Fiorentina. pp. 96.
Arabic Translation: Damascus 2017.

B15

2015

Caro Giorgio, tuo don Carlo. Lettere e cartoline inedite a Giorgio Buccellati (1941-1943)..
A cura di Giovanni Santambrogio
Novara: Interlinea. pp. 82.

B16

2017

A Critique of Archaeological Reason. Structural, Digital and Philosophical Aspects of the Excavated Record..
Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press. pp. xviii-392.

B17

2017

Archaeology for a Young Future. An Exhibit at the American Unviersity of Beirut.
Mozan: The Urkesh Press, pp. 50..

B18

2018

with Stefania Ermidoro and Yasmine Mahmoud
I millenni per l'oggi. L'archeologia contro la guerra: Urkesh di ieri nella Siria di oggi.
Firenze: Società Editrice Fiorentina. pp. 112.
Arabic Translation: Damascus 2018.

In preparation

B" 1

An Annotated Bibliography of Akkadian Grammatical Studies.

B" 2

A Grammar of the Archaeological Record.

B" 3

Urkesh Stratigraphic Record. The Royal Storehouse AK

B" 4

Wisdom. A Translation

B" 5

Gilgamesh and Enkidu: The First Encounter. (The Old Babylonian Pennsylvania Tablet).

B" 6

Royal Letters from Babylon: Morpho-Lexical Analysis.

B" 7

Il pensiero nell'argilla. Analisi strutturale della letteratura mesopotamica.

B" 8

The Three Republics.

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ARTICLES

A1

1958

"Il significato delle recenti scoperte sulla Bibbia," Ragguaglio 1958, pp 623-634.

A2

1959

"Da Saul a David: Le Origini della monarchia israelitica alla luce della storiografia contemporanea," Bibbia e Oriente 1, pp. 99-128.

A3

1960

"Gli Israeliti di Palestina al tempo dell'esilio," Bibbia e Oriente 2, pp. 199-209.

A4

1962

"La Carriera di David e quella di Idrimi," Bibbia e Oriente 4, pp. 95-99.

A5

1963

"Due note ai testi accadici di Ugarit," Oriens Antiquus 2, pp. 223-228.

A6

1964

"The Enthronement of the king and the Capital City in Texts from AncientMesopotamia and Syria," Studies Oppenheim, University of Chicago, pp. 54-61.

A7

1967

"Archaeological Survey of the Palmyrene and the Jebel Bishri," Archaeology 20, 305-6 (with Marilyn Kelly-Buccellati).

A8

1967

"Bibbia e Oriente," Studi Rinaldi, Genova, pp. 267-72.

A9

1968

"An Interpretation of the Akkadian Stative as a Nominal Sentence," Journal of Near Eastern Studies 27 (1968) pp. 1-12.

A10

1970

(Co-author) "The University of Chicago-University of California Excavations at Korucutepe 1968," METU Keban Project Publications, I/1, 1968 Summer work, Ankara, pp. 73-102, Pls, 17, Chart 1 (With Maurits Van Loon).

A11

1972

"On The Use of Akkadian Infinitive after ša or Construct State," Journal of Semitic Studies 17, pp. 1-29.

A12

1972

"Gilgamesh in chiave sapienziale: L'umilta' dell'anti-eroe," Oriens Antiquus 11, pp. 1-36.

A13

1972

"Il Dialogo del Pessimismo: La Scienzia degli opposti come ideale sapienziale," Oriens Antiquus 11,pp. 81-100.

A14

1972

"La Teodicea: Condanna dell'abulia politica," Oriens Antiquus ll, pp. 161-178.

A15

1972

"Le Beatitudini sullo sfondo della tradizione sapienziale mesopotamica," Bibbia e Oriente 14, pp. 241-64.

A16

1973

"Methodological Concerns and the progress of Ancient Near Eastern Studies," Gelb Volume, Rome,pp. 9-20.

A17

1973

"Adapa, Genesis and the Notion of Faith," Ugarit Forschungen 4, pp. 53-58.

A18

1975

"The 'Urban Revolution' in a Socio-Political Perspective," Preprint papers, IX Congress of the International Conference for Historical Sciences, San Francisco, 1975.

A19

1976

"Toward a formal Typology of Akkadian Similes," Kramer Volume, pp. 59-70.

A20

1976

"On the 'Attributive' Genitive in Akkadian," Afroasiatic Linguistics 3, pp. 19-27.

A21

1976

"The Case Against the Alleged Akkadian Plural Morpheme -ānu," Afroasiatic Linguistics 3, pp. 28-30.

A22

1977

"Fugitives and Refugees of the Amarna Age" Journal of Near Eastern Studies 36, pp. 145-147.

A23

1977

"The Old Babylonian Linguistic Analysis Project: Goals, Procedures and First Results," Proceeding of the International Conference of Computational Linguistics, pp. 385-404.

A24

1977

"The Terqa Archaelogical Project: First Preliminary Report," with Marilyn Kelly-Buccellati, Annales Archaeologiques de Syrie, pp. 27-28, 71-96.

A25

1977

Terqa Preliminary Report No. 1: "Report on the Second Season of Excavations with a Review of Earlier Work at the Site,"with Marilyn Kelly-Buccelati, Syro-Mesopotamian Studies, pp. 1-47.

A26

1977

Terqa Preliminary Report, No.2: "A Cuneiform Tablet from the Early Second Millennium B.C." Syro-Mesopotamian Studies, pp. 1-8.

A27

1977

"New Archaeological Harvests from Syria," with Marilyn Kelly-Buccellati, pp. 1-8. (published as a pamphlet by Ambassador College, Pasadena and translated into Arabic by the Museum of Deir ez-Zor).

A28

1977

"The 'Urban Revolution' in a Socio-Political Perspective," Mesopotamia 12, pp. 19-39

A29

1978

"Terqa Preliminary Report, No. 6: The Third Season: Introduction and the Stratigraphic Record," with Marilyn Kelly-Buccellati, Syro-Mesopotamian Studies, 2/6, pp. 1-36, Plates XIV.

A30

1979

"Comparative Graphemic Analysis of Old Babylonian and Western Akkadian," Schaeffer Festschrift = Ugarit-Forschungen 11, Neukirchen, pp. 89-100

A31

1981

"Principles of Stylistic Analysis," Bono Homini Donum: Essays in Memory of J.A. Kerns, ed. Y. D. Arbeitmann and A. R. Bomhard, Amsterdam Studies in the Theory and History of Linguistic Science, Vol. 4. Amsterdam, pp. 807-836

A32

1981

"Wisdom and Not: The Case of Mesopotamia," Oriental Wisdom, ed. J. M. Sasson = Journal of the American Oriental Society, 101, pp. 35-47.

A33

1981

"The Origin of Writing and the Beginning of History," The Shape of the Past: Studies F. D. Murphy, ed. G. Buccellati and C. Speroni, pp.3-13

A34

1981

"Stratigraphic Sections," The Student's Guide to Archaeological Illustrating, ed. B. D. Dillon, Los Angeles, pp. 51-64.

A35

1982

"Asphalt in Carbon-14-dated Arcaheological Samples from Terqa, Syria," Nature 295/5849, pp. 1-3 (with M. I. Venkatesan, T. W. Linick and H. E. Suess).

A36

1982

"The Descent of Inanna as a Ritual Journey to Kutha?," Syro-Mesopotamian Studies, 4/3, 1-7.

A37

1982

"Studies in Ebla Graphemics, 1," Studi Eblaiti 5, 39-74.

A38

1983

"Terqa Preliminary Report, N. 12: Digital Plotting of Archaeological Floor Plans," Computer Aided Research in Near Eastern Studies, 1/1, pp. 3-40.

A39

1983

"Terqa: The First Eight Seasons," Annales Archeologiques Arabes Syriennes, 33, 47-67

A40

1984

"Introduction," in O. Rouault, Terqa Final Reports, 1: L'Archive de Puzurum, pp. vii-xviii.

A41

1984

"Introduction," in C. Saporetti, Graphemic Categorization, 2: The Middle Assyrian Laws, pp. 1-20.

A42

1985

"Terqa and the Kingdom of Khana, " in H. Weiss (ed.), Ebla to Damascus, Washington, 217-222 (with M. Kelly-Buccellati).

A43

1986

"The Glory of Ancient Syria," in Terra 24/4, 6-14; 24/5, 22-29 (with M. Kelly-Buccellati)

A44

1986-7

"On the Distribution of Epigraphic Finds at Terqa," Annales Archeologiques Arabes de Syrie, 36-37, 102-106.

A45

1988

"The Kingdom and Period of Khana," in BASOR 270, 43-61

A46

1988

"The 'State' of the Stative," in Y. L. Arbeitman (ed.), Fucus. A Semitic/Afrasian Gathering in Remembrance of Albert Ehrman, "Current Issues in Linguistic Theory," 58. Amsterdam: John Benjamins, pp.153-189.

A47

1990

"Cybernetica Mesopotamica," in E. M. Cook (ed.), Sopher Mahir: Northwest Semitic Studies presented to Stanislav Segert, (= Maarav, 5-6), pp. 23-32

A48

1990

"From Khana to Laqe: The End of Syro-Mesopotamia," in ض. Tunca, De la Babylonie à la Syrie, en passant par Mari (Mélanges Kupper), Liège, pp. 229-253.

A49

1990

"'River Bank,' 'High Country' and 'Pasture Land': The Growth of Nomadism on the Middle Euphrates and the Khabur," in S. Eichler, M. Wäfler, D. Warbuton (eds.), Tell al-Hamidiyah 2, Göttingen: Vandenhoek & Ruprecht, 87-117

A50

1990

"On Poetry -- Theirs and Ours," in T. Abusch, J. Huehnergard, P. Steinkeller (eds.), Lingering over Words: Studies in Ancient Near Eastern Literature in Honor of William L. Moran. Harvard Semitic Studies 37. Atlanta: Scholars Press, 105-134.

A51

1990

"The Rural Landscape of the ancient Zr: The Terqa Evidence" in B. Geyer (ed.), Techniques et pratiques hydro-agricoles traditionelles en domaine irrigué. Approche pluridisciplinaire des modes de culture avant la motorisation en Syrie, "Bibliothèque Archéologique et Historique," 86, Paris: Geuthner, 1990, Tome I, 155-169.

A52

1990

"Salt at the Dawn of History: The Case of the Bevelled Rim Bowls," in P. Matthiae, M. Van Loon and H. Weiss (eds.), Resurrecting the Past. A Joint Tribute to Adnan Bounni, "Publications de l'Institut historique-archéologique néerlandais de Stamboul," Vol. 67, Leiden: Nederlands Historisch-Archaeologisch Instituut te Istanbul, 17-40.

A53

1990

"The Ebla Electronic Corpus: Graphemic Analysis," in Actes du Colloque International de l'Histoire et l'Archéologie de la Mohafazat d'Idlib = Les Annales Archéologiques Arabes Syriennes 40, 8-26

A54

1991

"Tell Ziyada: The First Three Seasons of Excavation (1988-1990): Introduction," in M. Fortin (ed.), Lost Civilizations of the Desert: Recent Archaeological Research in Third Millennium Syria, = Bulletin of the Canadian Society for Mesopotamian Studies, 21, Toronto, pp. 31-35.

A55

1991

"Introduction," Mozan 2. The Epigraphic Finds of the Sixth Season, Syro-Mesopotamian Studies 5/1, Malibu: Undena, 3-9 (with M. Kelly-Buccellati)

A56

1991

"A Note on the muškēnum as a Homesteader," in R.J.Ratner et al. (eds.), Let Your Colleagues Praise You: Studies in Memory of Stanley Gevirtz = Maarav 7, 91-100 [published 1993]

A57

1992

"Akkadian," International Encyclopedia of Linguistics, New York/Oxford; Oxford University Press, Vol. 1, pp. 39-42.

A58

1992

"Ebla and the Amorites," Eblaitica, Vol. 3, Winona Lake: Eisenbrauns, pp. 85-106

A59

1992

"The Ebla Electronic Corpus: Onomastic Analysis," Eblaitica, Vol. 3, Winona Lake: Eisenbrauns, pp. 107-128

A60

1993

"Through a Tablet Darkly. A Reconstruction of Old Akkadian Monuments Described in Old Babylonian Copies," in M. E. Cohen, D. C. Snell and D. B. Weisberg (eds.), The Tablet and the Scroll. Near Eastern Studies in Honor of William W. Hallo, Bethesda, Md.: CDL Press, pp. 58-71.

A61

1993

"Gli Amorrei e l' 'addomesticamento' della steppa," in O. Rouault e Maria Grazia Masetti-Rouault (eds.), L'Eufrate e il tempo. Le civiltà del medio Eufrate e della Gezira siriana, Milano: Electa, 67-69.

A62

1994

"The Kudurrus as Monuments," in Cinquante-deux reflexions sur le Proche-Orient ancien offertes en hommage a Leon de Meyer. Mesopotamian History and Environement. Occasional Publications, Vol. 2. Louvain: Peeters. 283-291.

A63

1995

"Eblaite and Amorite," in E. Eichler, G. Hilty, H. Loeffler, H. Steger, L. Zgusta (eds.), Namenforschung. Ein internationales Handbuch zur Onomastik / Name Studies. An International Handbook of Onomastics / Les noms propres. Manuel international d'onomastique. Berlin-New York: de Gruyter. 856-860.

A64

1995

"Ethics and Piety in the Ancient Near East," J. Sasson (ed.), Civilizations of the Ancient Near East, New York: Scribner, Vol. III, pp. 1685-1696.

A65

1995

"Mozan (Tell)," Reallexikon der Assyriologie 8 (5/6), 386-393 (with M. Kelly-Buccellati)

A66

1995

"The Identification of Urkesh with Tell Mozan (Syria)," Orient-Express 1995/3, cover page and pp. 67-70. (with M. Kelly-Buccellati)

A67

1995

"On Christic Polytheism and Christian Monotheism," Communio. International Catholic Review pp. 113-138.

A68

1996

"The Royal Storehouse of Urkesh: The Glyptic Evidence from the Southwestern Wing," Archiv für Orientforschung 42-43 (1995-96), 1-32 (with M. Kelly-Buccellati)

A69

1996

"The Role of Socio-Political Factors in the Emergence of 'Public' and 'Private' Domains in Early Mesopotamia,"in M. Hudson and B. A. Levine (eds.), Privatization in the Ancient Near East and Classical World, Peabody Museum Bulletin 5, Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology: Harvard University, cover page and 129-151.

A70

1996

"Mesopotamian Magic as a Mythology and Ritual of Fate: Structural Correlations with Biblical Religion," in S. J. Denning-Bolle and E. Gerow (eds.), The Persistence of Religions. Essays in Honor of Kees W. Bolle, Other Realities: Vol. 9. Malibu: Undena Publications, 185-196.

A71

1996

"The Seals of the King of Urkesh: Evidence from the Western Wing of the Royal Storehouse AK," Wiener Zeitschrift für die Kunde des Morgenlandes pp. 65-100, Pl. I-VII (with M. Kelly-Buccellati)

A72

1996

"Amorite," J. Turner (ed.), The Dictionary of Art, London: Macmillan / New York: Grove, Vol. 1, p.795

A73

1996

"Religious Vows and the Structure of Love," Communio. International Catholic Review, 23, pp. 562-578.

A74

1997

"Amorites," The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East, Vol. 1, New York--Oxford: 107-111.

A75

1997

"Mozan, Tell," The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East, Vol. 4, New York--Oxford: 60-64 (with M. Kelly-Buccellati)

A76

1997

"Syria in the Bronze Age," The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East, Vol. 5, New York--Oxford: 126-131.

A77

1997

"Terqa," The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East, Vol. 5, New York--Oxford: 188-190 (with M. Kelly-Buccellati)

A78

1997

"Urkesh. The First Hurrian Capital," Biblical Archaeologist 60: 77-96 (with M. Kelly-Buccellati

A79

1997

"Akkadian and Amorite Phonology," for A. Kaye (ed.), Phonologies of Asia and Africa (Including the Caucasus), Winona Lake; Eisenbrauns, 1-37

A80

1997

"Akkadian," in R. Hetzron (ed.), Semitic Languages, London: Routledge, 69-99.

A81

1997

"The Seventh Season of Excavations at Tell Mozan, 1992," Chronique Archéologique en Syrie 1, 79-84 (with M. Kelly-Buccellati)

A82

1998

"The Courtiers of the Queen of Urkesh: Glyptic Evidence from the Western Wing of the Royal Storehouse AK," in Subartu 4/2, 195-216 (with M. Kelly-Buccellati)

A83

1998

"Ascension, Parousia and the Sacred Heart: Structural Correlations," in Communio. International Catholic Review, 25, pp.69-103

A84

1999

"Das archäologische Projekt Tall Mozan/Urkeð," Mitteilungen der deutschen Orient-Gesellschaft zu Berlin 131, 7-16 (with M. Kelly-Buccellati)

A85

1999

"Urkesh and the Question of Early Hurrian Urbanism," in M. Hudson and B. A. Levine, eds., Urbanization and Land Ownership in the Ancient Near East, Peabody Museum Bulletin 7, Cambridge: Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnography/Harvard University, pp. 229-250

A86

2000

"Urkesh: archeologia, conservazione e restauro," Kermes 13, 41-48

A87

2000

"On Poetry and Friendship: Linear and Tensional Elements in the Old Babylonian Episode of Gilgamesh and Enkidu," in P. Negri Scafa and P. Gentili (eds.), Donum Natalicium. Studi in onore di Claudio Saporetti in occasione del suo 60° compleanno, Roma: Borgia, pp. 63-76.

A88

2000

"The Royal Palace of Urkesh. Report on the 12th Season at Tell Mozan/Urkesh: Excavations in Area AA, June-October 1999," Mitteilungen der Deutschen Orient-Gesellschaft, 132, pp. 133-183 (with M. Kelly-Buccellati)

A89

2001

"In Search of Hurrian Urkesh," in Archaeology Odyssey 4 (2001) 16-27 (text available online here)

A90

2001

"Überlegungen zur funktionellen und historischen Bestimmung des Königspalastes AP in Urkesch. Bericht über die 13. Kampagne in Tall Mozan/Urkesch: Ausgrabungen im Gebiet AA, Juni-August 2000," Mitteilungen der Deutschen Orient-Gesellschaft 133, pp. 59-96 (with M. Kelly-Buccellati)

A91

2002

"Tar'am-Agade, Daughter of Naram-Sin, at Urkesh," L. al Gailani Werr, J. Curtis, H. Martin, A. McMahon, J. Oates and J. Reade (eds.), Of Pots and Plans. Papers on the Archaeology and History of Mesopotamia and Syria presented to David Oates in Honour of his 75th Birthday. London: Nabu Publications, 2002, pp. 11-31 (with M. Kelly-Buccellati)

A92

2002

"Die Große Schnittstelle. Bericht über die 14. Kampagne in Tall Mozan/Urkeš: Ausgrabungen im Gebiet AA, Juni-Oktober 2001," Mitteilungen der Deutschen Orient-Gesellschaft 134, pp. 103-130

A93

2003

"Conservation at the Core of Archaeological Stategy. The Case of Ancient Urkesh at Tell Mozan," Conservation. The Getty Conservation Institute Newsletter 18/1, pp. 18-21 (with S. Bonetti)

A94

2003

"Bericht über di 15. Kampagne in Tell Mozan/Urkeð, August-September 2002," Mitteilungen der Deutschen Orient-Gesellschaft 135

A95

2003

"Tell Mozan (Ancient Urkesh)," in J. Aruz (ed.), Art of the First Cities. The Third Millennium B.C. from the Mediterranean to the Indus, New York and New Haven, pp. 224-227.

A96

2003

"Sacramentality and Culture," in Communio. International Catholic Review, 30, pp. 1-48.

A97

2004

"Il cimento dell'estro e della ragione: la dimensione scribale della cosiddetta 'Teodicea Babilonese'," Fronzaroli Volume

A98

2004

"A LU E School Tablet from the Service Quarter of the Royal Palace AP at Urkesh," Journal of Cuneiform Studies 55, 45-48

A98

2004

"Il secondo millennio nella memoria epica di Giuda e Israele," Rivista Teologica di Lugano 9, 521-543

A100

2004

"Der monumentale Palasthof von Tall Mozan/Urkeð und die stratigraphische Geschichte des ābi," Mitteilungen der Deutschen Orient-Gesellschaft 136, pp. 13-39 (with M. Kelly-Buccellati)

A101

2005

"The Monumental Urban Complex at Urkesh. Report on the 16th Season of Excavations, July-September 2003," in Studies in the Civilization and Culture of Nuzi and the Hurrians. 15, 3-28

A102

2005

"Urkesh as a Hurrian Religious Center," Studi Micenei ed Egeo-Anatolici 47 (2005), pp. 27-59. (with M. Kelly-Buccellati)

A103

2005

"The Perception of Function and the Prehistory of the State in Syro-Mesopotamia," in Brian D. Dillon and Matthew A. Boxt, Eds., Archaeology Without Limits, Papers in Honor of Clement W. Meighan, Lancaster: Labyrinthos, pp. 481-492.

A104

2006

"Conservation qua Archaeology at Tell Mozan/Urkesh," in N. Agnew and J. Bridgland (eds.), Of the Past, for the Future: Integrating Archaeology and Conservation, Proceedings of the Conservation Theme at the 5th World Archaeological Congress, Washington D.C. 22-26 June 2003, Los Angeles: The Getty Conservation Institute, pp. 73-81

A105

2006

"Presentation and Interpretation of Archaeological Sites: the Case of Tell Mozan, Ancient Urkesh,"," in N. Agnew and J. Bridgland (eds.), Of the Past, for the Future: Integrating Archaeology and Conservation, Proceedings of the Conservation Theme at the 5th World Archaeological Congress, Washington D.C. 22-26 June 2003, Los Angeles: The Getty Conservation Institute, pp. 152-156

A106

2006

"An Archaeologist on Mars," in S. Gitin, J. E. Wright and J. P. Dessel (eds.), Confronting the Past. Archaeological and Historical Essays on Ancient Israel in Honor of William G. Dever, Winona Lake: Eisenbrauns, pp. 17-21.

A107

2006

"A Browser Edition of the Royal Palace of Urkesh: Principles and Presuppositions," in P. Butterlin, M. Lebeau, J.-Y. Montchambert, J. L. Mntero Fenollós and B. Muller (eds.), Les Espaces Syro-Mésopotamiens. Dimensions de l'experience humaine au Proche-Orient ancient. Volume d'hommage offert à Jean-Claude Margueron, Subartu 17, pp. 49-55.

A108

2006

"The Prophetic Dimension of Joseph" in Communio. International Catholic Review, 33, pp. 43-99.

A109

2007

"Urkesh and the Question of the Hurrian Homeland," Bulletin of the Georgian National Academy of Sciences 175, 2, p 141-151. (with M Kelly-Buccellati)

A110

2007

"Foreword," in R. Hauser, Reading Figurines. Animal Representations in Terra Cotta from Royal Building AK. Urkesh/Mozan Studies 5, Malibu: Undena Publications. Pp. xvii-xxiii

A111

2007

"Yahweh, the Trinity: The Old Testament Catechumenate," in Communio. International Catholic Review, 34, pp. 38-75; 292-327.

A112

2008

"The Origins of the Tribe in Syro-Mesopotamia," in W. Wendrich and H. Barnard, The Archaeology of Mobility, Cotsen Advanced Seminars, 4. Los Angeles: Cotsen Institute of Archaeology, pp. 141-159

A113

2008

"The Ceramics of Urkesh: Statistics for a Browser Edition," Fundstellen. Gesammelte Schriften zur Archäologie und Geschichte Altvorderasiens ad honorem Hartmut Kühne, Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz, pp. 315-326 (with M. Kelly-Buccellati

A114

2009

"An Architectural 'Logogram' at Urkesh?" in P. Negri Scafa and S. Viaggio (eds.), Dallo Stirone al Tigri. Dal Tevere all'Eufrate. Studi in onore di Claudio Saporetti. Roma: Aracne, 23-29.

A115

2009

"The Great Temple Terrace at Urkesh and the Lions of Tish-atal," in G. Wilhelm (ed.), Studies on the Civilization and Culture of Nusi and the Hurrians, Volume 18: General Studies and Excavations at Nuzi 11/2 in Honor of David I. Owen. Bethesda (MD): CDL. Pp. 33-69 (with M. Kelly-Buccellati)

A116

2009

"Value and Equivalence. The Role of Monotheism in Early Economic Systems," in Communio. International Catholic Review, 36, pp. 427-446.

A117

2010

"The Semiotics of Ethnicity: The Case of Hurrian Urkesh," in J. Fincke, Festschrift für Gernot Wilhelm anläβlich seines 65. Geburtstagesam 28. Januar 2010, Dresden: ISLET, pp. 79-90.

A118

2010

"The Urkesh Temple Terrace: Function and Perception," in Jörg Becker, Ralph Hempelmann and Ellen Rehm (eds.), Kulturlandschaft Syrie: Zentrum und Peripherie. Festschrift für Jan-Waalke Meyer. Münster: Ugarit-Verlag, pp. 87-121.

A119

2010

"The Question of Digital Thought" in Nikolaeva, Tatiana M. (ed.), Issledovanija po lingvistike i semiotike (Studies in Linguistics and Semiotics) - A Festschrift for Vyacheslav V. Ivanov. Moscow: Jazyki slavjanskix kul'tur, 2010, pp. 46-55.

A120

2011

"I vincoli della coerenza, dalla Mesopotamia a oggi," in Vita e Pensiero 94, pp. 104-111.

A121

2011

"Giorgio Buccellati Receives Newly Established Award," in Backdirt: Annual Review of the Cotsen Institute of Archaeology 2011 p. 11

A122

2011

"Public Impact," in Backdirt: Annual Review of the Cotsen Institute of Archaeology 2011 p. 102

A123

2012

"Coerenza e storia. La Mesopotamia nellÂ’ottica storiografica di «Ordine e Storia»: Istituzioni politiche, trasmissione del pensiero e percezione dellÂ’assoluto" in Nicoletta Scotti Muth, Prima della Filosofia Atti del convegno internazionale “Linee di significato e Prospettive di ricerca in ‘Ordine e StoriaÂ’ di Eric Voegelin” I. Israele e la rivelazione Milano il 20/21 gennaio 2011 Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore", Milano: Vita e Pensiero, pp. 113-124

A124

2012

"The Floodwaters of Urkesh and the Structural Coherence of the Urkesh Temple Complex" in Philippe Quenet (ed.), Mélanges Antoine Suleiman, Subartu 31, pp. 19-30

A125

2012

"Aten in Amurru" in G. B. Lanfranchi, D. Morandi Bonaccossi, C. Pappi, and S. Ponchia, Leggo! Studies Presented to Frederick Mario Fales on the Occasion of His 65th Birthday, (Leipziger Altorientalistische Studien 2) Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz, 2012, pp. 95-98.

A126

2012

"Holiness, World, and the Meaning of Work: The Enfleshment of the Holy in a Mesopotamian Perspective," in Communio. International Catholic Review, 39, pp. 117-135.

A127

2012

"Towards A Linguistic Model For Archaeology" in Revue d'assyriologie et d'archéologie orientale, 2012/1 Vol. 106, p. 37-43.

A128

2013

"The History of the Cotsen Institute of Archaeology as a Research Paradigm" Backdirt: Annual Review of the Cotsen Institute of Archaeology at UCLA, pp. 14-20.

A129

2013

"When Were the Hurrians Hurrian? The Persistence of Ethnicity in Urkesh" in Joan Aruz, Sarah B. Graff, and Yelena Rakic (eds.), Cultures in Contact: From Mesopotamia to the Mediterranean in the Second Millennium B.C. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art; New Haven: distributed by Yale University Press, pp. 84-95

A130

2013

"The Threefold Invention of Time: Transcendental, Transcendent, Trans-temporal" in Euresis Journal 7, pp. 69-85

A131

2013

"...Nor North: The Urkesh Temple Terrace" in Syria Supplement 2, pp. 439-461 (with Marilyn Kelly-Buccellati).

A132

2013

"Courage among the Ruins" in Backdirt: Annual Review of the Cotsen Institute of Archaeology at UCLA, 2014, pp. 102-112.

A133

2013

"Conquista del tempo ed evento assoluto: per una semiotica dei calendari mesopotamico e biblico" in S. Petrosino (ed.), La festa. Raccogliersi, riconoscersi, smarrirsi, 2014, pp. 102-112. Milano: Jaca Book, pp. 25-35

A134

2014

"Nella storia, la compagnia del destino all'uomo" in Emanuela Belloni e Alberto Savorana (eds.), Le periferie dell'umano, Milano: Rizzoli, 2014, pp. 63-85 (with Ignacio Carbajosa).

A135

2014

"L'archeologia come presenza morale a Tell Mozan in Siria" in Associazione archeologica Ticinese: Bollettino, 27 (2015), pp. 20-25

A136

2015

"Tensional Factors and Compositional Analysis. Crossovers Between Linguistics and Art Criticism," in P. Ciafardoni and D. Giannessi (eds.), From the Treasures of Syria. Essays on Art and Archaeology in Honour of Stefania Mazzoni. PIHANS VOl. 126. Leiden: Netherlands Institute for the Near East, 2015. pp. 289-298.

A137

2015

"The Transcendental Revolution," in H. Amstutz, A. Dorn, M. Müller, M. Ronsdorf, S. Uljas (eds.), Fuzzy Boundaries. Festschrift für Antonio Loprieno. Vol. I. Hamburg: Widmaier, 2015. pp. 47-54.

A138

2016

"The Digital Itinerary of the Ebla Texts," in Paola Corò, Elena Devecchi, Nicla De Zorzi, and Massimo Maiocchi with the collaboration of Stefania Ermidoro and Erica Scarpa (eds.), Libiamo ne’ lieti calici. Ancient Near Eastern Studies Presented to Lucio Milano on the Occasion of his 65th Birthday by Pupils, Colleagues and Friends. Alter Orient und Altes Testament, Vol. 436. Münster: Ugarit-Verlag, 2016. pp. 703-719.

A139

2016

"Urkesh: for a Semiotics of the Hurrian Sacred," in Paolo Matthiae e Marta d'Andrea (eds.), Ebla e la Siria dall’età del Bronzo all’età del Ferro. Atti dei Convegni Lincei, Vol. 304. Roma: Bardi edizioni, 2016. pp. 117-135.

A140

2016

"26. Tell Mozan/Urkesh (Hassake)," in Youssef Kanjou and Akira Tsuneki (eds), A History of Syria in One Hundred Sites. London: Archaeopress Publishing LTD., 2016. pp. 111-114 (with Marilyn Kelly-Buccellati)

A141

2016

"The Creation of the City of Man," in Communio. International Catholic Review. pp. 617-641

A142

2017

"The Dignity of the Dead. The Case of Ancient Urkesh and Modern Tell Mozan, Syria (2000-1600 BC)" in Paléorient 43.2 (2017) pp. 165-75 (with Arwa Kharobi)

A143

2017

"Conserviamo il futuro," in Tracce Febbraio 2017, pp. 26-29 (with Marilyn Kelly-Buccellati)

A144

2018

"A Children's Hermeneutics," in Backdirt 2018, pp. 32-37

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NOTES AND SHORTER CONTRIBUTIONS.

N1

1959

"La Redenzione come 'conquista'," Bibbia e Oriente 1, p. 64.

N2

1959

"2 Re ll, 20," Bibbia e Oriente 1, p. 81.

N3

1959

"Popolo del paese'," Bibbia e Oriente 3, p. 77.

N4

1961

"Lam. 2, 5," Bibbia e Oriente 3, p. 37.

N5

1962

"Ricompensa di servizi politici resi al re," Bibbia e Oriente 4, p. 99.

N6

1962

"2 Sam. 2, 5-7," Bibbia e Oriente 4, p. 233.

N7

1962

"Campo del gualcheraio," Bibbia e Oriente 4, p. 204.

N8

1963

"1 Re 18, 20," Bibbia e Oriente 5, 10-13.

N9

1963

"1 Sam. 13, 1," Bibbia e Oriente 5, p. 29.

N10

1963

Cuneiform Copies in A. Goetze, "Esarhaddon's Inscriptions from the Inanna Temple in Nippur," JCS 17, 124-127.

N11

1969

"The 1968 Excavation at Korucutepe near Elazig," Turk Arkeoloji Dergisi 17 (1968) pp. 72-82 (with Maurits Van Loon).

N12

1971

"Ma sua moglie guard? indietro ..(Gen. 19, 26)," Bibbia e Oriente 13, p. 226 (with Marilyn Kelly-Buccellati).

N13

1974

"The Institute of Archaeology-Foreword," The Institute of Archaeology, UCLA:First Annual Report, pp.1-4.

N14

1974

"The Institute of Archaeology," Archaeology at UCLA 1/3

N15

1974

"Korucutepe Excavations," Ibid., pp. 24-25.

N16

1975

"Foreword, Research Collaboration Group," and (with R. Clayton) "Audio-Visual Modules in Archaeology," in The Institute of Archaeology UCLA:Second Annual Report, pp. 1-5, 22-23, 30-32.

N17

1977

"Syro-Mesopotamian Studies: A Preface," Syro-Mesopotamian Studies 1/1, pp. 1-2 (with Marilyn Kelly-Buccellati).

N18

1977

"For Thorkild Jacobsen on his Seventy-Second Birthday," Mesopotamia 12, p. 17.

N19

1979

"The Jewels of Ninkarrak," Archaelogy at UCLA, pp. 4, (with Marilyn Kelly-Buccellati).

N21

1982

"Introduction," "Computer-Aided Analysis of Mesopotamian Materials," "Terqa Archaeological Project," The Institute of Archaeology, UCLA, pp. 1-3.

N22

1982

"Terqa 7," Archaeology at UCLA, p. 4 (with Marilyn Kelly-Buccellati).

N20

1983

"Allocution du representant des participants," in Symposium International: Histoire de Deir ez-Zur et ses Antiquités, Damascus, 21-23

N23

1983

"The Scribes of Terqa," Archaeology at UCLA, p. 4 (with Marilyn Kelly-Buccellati and Mario Liverani)

N24

1983

"Computer Added Research in Near Eastern Studies: An Introduction," Computer Aided Research in Near Eastern Studies 1/1, pp. 1-2 (with Oliver Rouault).

N25

1986

"Computer Projects," in Backdirt Vol. 1, p. 3

N26

1988

"Ancient Syria: Introduction," in BASOR 270, 1-2

N27

1988

"Introduction," in Qraya Modular Reports, No. 1: Early Soundings, by K. Simpson (=Syro-Mesopotamian Studies 4/4), pp. 3-7 (with M. Kelly-Buccellati)

N28

1988

"Architectural, Stratigraphic and Typological Recording in Archaeology," SN/G: Report on Data Processing Projects in Art, Pisa and Los Angeles, #100, pp. 418-20

N29

1990

"Tell Mozan," in Syrian Archaeology Bulletin (with M. Kelly-Buccellati)

N30

1990

"Tell Ziyada," in Syrian Archaeology Bulletin (with S. Reimer)

N31

1990

"Experiments in Salt Production at Tell Qraya," in Syrian Archaeology Bulletin

N32

1990

"Tell Mozan," in Mille et une capitales de Haute-Mésopotamie, Les dossiers d'Archéologie, No. 155, 18-23. (with M. Kelly-Buccellati)

N33

1991

"Mozan" in American Journal of Archaeology 95, 712-714 (with M. Kelly-Buccellati)

N34

1994

"Mozan" in American Journal of Archaeology 98, 131-133 (with M. Kelly-Buccellati)

N35

1996

"Una manciata di secoli," in Bollettino dellAssociazione Archelogica Ticinese 7, 16-23 (with M. Kelly-Buccellati)

N36

1997

"Preface," to J. M. Pagan, A Morphological and Lexical Study of Personal Names in the Ebla Texts, ARES 3, Rome, pp. i-iii.

N37

1999

"The Royal Storehouse of Urkesh," in M. Fortin, Syria, Land of Civilizations, Quebec: Musée de la Civilization, p. 170

N38

2002

"Beyond Clay and Beyond Paper.," Backdirt. Newsletter of the Cotsen Institute of Archaeology Fall 2002-Winter 2003, pp. 4-5

N39

2004

"Present at Creation.," Backdirt. Newsletter of the Cotsen Institute of Archaeology Spring/Summer 2004, pp. 1-4

N40

2005

"Naming Names: The 2004 Season of Excavations at Ancient Urkesh," Backdirt. Newsletter of the Cotsen Institute of Archaeology Spring/Summer 2005, pp. 2-4

N41

2006

"On (e)-tic and -emic," ," Backdirt. Newsletter of the Cotsen Institute of Archaeology Winter 2006, pp. 12-13

N42

2007

"Between Heaven ad Hell in Ancient Urkesh," Backdirt. Newsletter of the Cotsen Institute of Archaeology 2007,, pp. 68-73 (with M. Kelly-Bccellati)

N43

2007

"Non-linear Archaeology," Backdirt. Newsletter of the Cotsen Institute of Archaeology, 2007, pp. 37-39.

N44

2007

"Qurayya, Tall," Reallexikon der Assyriologie und vorderasiatischen Archäologie, 11 3/4, Berlin: de Gruyter, p. 207 (with M. Kelly-Bccellati).

N45

2011

"Digital Edition and Graphemic Analysis of the Ebla Texts," in L. Milano, Archivi Reali di Ebla, Edizione Digitale, 1. Cybernetica Mesopotamica, CD 4. Malibu: Undena Publications, 2011.

N46

2011

Introduction to O. Rouault, Les texts des saisons 5 à 9, Terqa Final Reports 2. Malibu: Undena Publications, pp. 1-2 (with M. Kelly-Buccellati)

N47

2014

"Un'invasione profetica," in Tracce, Febbraio, pp. 44-49

N48

2015

"Abramo e il desiderio di un “noi” in armonia reciproca" in Il sussidiario 7-9-2015: Cultura.

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BOOK REVIEWS

BR1

1961

Garbini, Semitico di Nord-Ovest:

Rivista degli Studi Orientali 37, 135-136

BR2

1962

Brekelmans, Herem in het Oud Testament:

Bibbia e Oriente 4, 69-70

BR3

1963

Liver, Toledoth Beth Dawid:

Bibbia e Oriente 4, 70-72

BR4

1963

Jones and Snyder, Sumerian Economic Texts

Bibbia e Oriente 5, 117-118

BR5

1968

Huffmon, Amorite Personal Names:

Journal of the American Oriental Society

BR6

1969

Leichty, Bibliography:

Journal of Near Eastern Studies 28, 143-144

BR7

1969

Soggin, Das Königtum in Israel:

Oriens Antiquus 8, 175-77

BR8

1970

Imparati, I Hurriti:

Oriens 23-24, 492

BR9

1971

Jucquois, Phonetique Comparee:

Oriens Antiquus 10, 79-83

BR10

1972

Pennacchietti, Pronomi Determinativi:

Journal of the American Oriental Society 92, 296-297

BR11

1972

Salvini, Nairi e Uruatri:

Journal of the American Oriental Society 92, 296-298

BR12

1972

Kraus, Alt-Babylonische Briefe 4:

Oriens Antiquus 11, 147-152

BR13

1973

Cambridge Ancient History, Vol. I/1:

International Journal of Middle Eastern Studies 2, 245-248

BR14

1977

Hester, Heizer and Graham, Field Methods of Archaeology:

Bibliographical Leaflets in Archaeology G7

BR15

1977

Vernant et al., Divination et Rationalite':

Oriens Antiquus 16, 239-241

BR16

1984

Boardman et al., The Cambridge Ancient History, Vol. 3/1, New York:

The American Historical Review, Oct 1984, 1054-55

BR17

1986

Bersani and Dutoit, The Forms of Violence, Schocken:

Los Angeles Times, March 3, 1986, Part V, p. 4

BR18

1988

Eph'al, The Ancient Arabs, Brill:

The American Historical Review, Jun 1988, 673-74

BR19

1990

Pitard, Ancient Damascus

The American Historical Review,

BR20

1996

Anbar, Les tribus amurrites de Mari

Archiv für Orientforschung 42/43 (1995-96), 233-34

BR21

1998

J.Aviram & H Shanks, Archaeology's Publication Problems

Near Eastern Archaeology 61 118-120

BR22

2001

Walther Sallaberger "Wenn Du mein Bruder bist, ..."

Zeitschrift für Assyriologie 92 (2002) 303-305

BR23

2001

Jaakko Hämeen-Anttila, A Sketch of Neo-Assyrian Grammar

Journal of the American Oriental Society

BR24

2003

Markus Hilgert, Akkadisch in der Ur III Zeit

Zeitschrift für Assyriologie

BR25

2003

Bernad Geyer (ed.), Conquête de la steppe

Archiv für Orientforschung

BR26

2004

Anonymus (ed.), La civiltà dei Hurriti.

Die Welt des Orients 34, pp. 209-214.

BR27

2006

B. Geyer and J.-Y. Montchambert, La basse vallée de l'Euphrate Syrien

American Journal of Archaeology 110, 511-513.

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BOOK NOTICES

BN1

1958

Mariani, Introductio: Ragguaglio Librario 25, 112

BN2

1959

Gabba, Iscrizioni greche e latine: Ragg Lib 26, 16

BN3

1959

Rolla, Bibbia e ultime scoperte: Bibbia e Oriente 1, 27f.

BN4

1959

Parrot, Decouverte des mondes ensevelis: Bibbia e Oriente 1, 54

BN5

1959

Manley, Book of the Law: Bibbia e Oriente 1, 55f.

BN6

1959

Pisanelli, Segreto messianico: Bibbia e Oriente 1, 58

BN7

1959

Thivollier, Il popolo di Dio: Bibbia e Oriente 1, 62

BN8

1959

Thivollier, L'umanita' nuova: Bibbia e Oriente 1, 62

BN9

1959

Wright, Date of Ezra: Bibbia e Oriente 1, 94

BN10

1959

Parker and Dubberstein, Babylonian Chronology: Bibbia e Oriente 1, 143

BN11

1959

Atiqot 1955: Bibbia e Oriente 1, 143

BN12

1959

Anderson, Book List 1958: Bibbia e Oriente 1, 146

BN13

1959

Weiser, Einleitung in das AT: Bibbia e Oriente 1, 146f.

BN14

1959

Du Buit, Geographie de la Terre Sainte: Bibbia e Oriente 1, 147

BN15

1959

Stoebe, Die Eselinnen des Kish: Bibbia e Oriente 1, 148

BN16

1959

Stoebe, David und Mikhal: Bibbia e Oriente 1, 148

BN17

1959

Stoebe, Die Einnahme Jerusalem: Bibbia e Oriente 1, 148f.

BN18

1959

Buis, Josias: Bibbia e Oriente 1, 149

BN19

1959

Stoebe, Der Prophet Amos: Bibbia e Oriente 1, 150

BN20

1960

Schedl, Bund und Erwaehlung: Bibbia e Oriente 2, 30

BN21

1960

Morgenstern, The Message of Deutero-Isaiah: Bibbia e Oriente 2, 70

BN22

1960

Hoepfl and Leloir, Introductio: Bibbia e Oriente 2, 74f.

BN23

1960

Lindbloom, Immanuel Section in Isaiah: Bibbia e Oriente 2, 76f.

BN24

1960

Greenfield, Lexicographical Notes: Bibbia e Oriente 2, 77

BN25

1960

Wolff, Emmanuel: Bibbia e Oriente 2, 77

BN26

1960

Edel, Hebraeisch-Deutshce Vokabel-...: Bibbia e Oriente 2, 106f.

BN27

1960

Gese, Lehre und Wirklichkeit: Bibbia e Oriente 2, 108

BN28

1960

Gemuesch, Das Raetsel Hiob: Bibbia e Oriente 2, 108

BN29

1960

Schubert, Gemeine vom Toten Meer: Bibbia e Oriente 2, 114

BN30

1960

Schelkle, Die Mutter des Erloesers: Bibbia e Oriente 2, 119

BN31

1960

Nicolussi, Gott im AT: Bibbia e Oriente 2, 188

BN32

1960

Diem, Was heisst Schriftgemaess?: Bibbia e Oriente 2, 188

BN33

1960

Brummet, Unterpfand Kuenftiger Herrlichkeit: Bibbia e Oriente 2, 188

BN34

1960

Gutzwiller, Meditationen ueber Johannes: Bibbia e Oriente 2, 189

BN35

1960

Niebuhr, Kingdom of God: Bibbia e Oriente 2, 189

BN36

1960

Leaney, Posen and Hanson, Guide to the Scrolls: Bibbia e Oriente BeO 2, 190

BN37

1960

Gross, Was ist atl. Theologie: Bibbia e Oriente BeO 2, 222

BN38

1961

Stamm, Dekalog: Bibbia e Oriente 3, 69f.

BN39

1961

Eissfeldt, Deut. 32 - Psalm 78: Bibbia e Oriente 3, 72f.

BN40

1961

Weiser, Samuels Philisterkrieg: Bibbia e Oriente 3, 72f.

BN41

1961

Stoebe, Psalm 110: Bibbia e Oriente 3, 72f.

BN42

1961

Priero, Giuditta: Bibbia e Oriente 3, 73f.

BN43

1961

Robinson, Layman's Guide to OT: Bibbia e Oriente 3, 74

BN44

1961

Gruen, Psalmengebet: Bibbia e Oriente 3, 75f.

BN45

1961

Passelecq, Table analytique du NT: Bibbia e Oriente 3, 76

BN46

1961

Kraus, Prophetische Verkuendigung: Bibbia e Oriente 3, 79

BN47

1961

Breasted, Religion and Thought in anc. Egypt: Bibbia e Oriente 3, 101

BN48

1961

Pagano, Tableau Chronologique: Bibbia e Oriente 3, 104

BN49

1961

Layman's Bible Commentary: Bibbia e Oriente 3, 108

BN50

1961

Von Rad, The Origin...: Bibbia e Oriente 2, 111

BN51

1961

Bright, History of Israel: Bibbia e Oriente 3, 228

BN52

1962

Vogelstein, Fertile Soil: Bibbia e Oriente 4, 70

BN53

1962

Fraenkel, Karot Berit: Bibbia e Oriente 4, 73

BN54

1962

Leslau, Ethiopic and Arabic Contributions: Bibbia e Oriente 4, 73

BN55

1962

Haag, Offenbaren: Bibbia e Oriente 4, 74

BN56

1962

Barrett, The NT Background: Bibbia e Oriente 4, 76f.

BN57

1963

Bezold and Budge, Schroeder, El-Amarna: Bibbia e Oriente 5, 76f.

BN58

1963

Boisen, Exploration Innr World: Bibbia e Oriente 5, 79

BN59

1963

King, Letters and Inscriptions Hammurabi: Bibbia e Oriente 5, 116f.

BN60

1963

Schroeder, Vorderasiatische Schriftdenkmaeler: Bibbia e Oriente 5, 116f.

BN61

1963

Michelini-Tocci, Siria nell'eta' di Mari: Bibbia e Oriente 5, 118f.

BN62

1963

Liverani, Storia di Ugarit: Bibbia e Oriente 5, 118f.

BN63

1963

Vawter, Conscience of Israel: Bibbia e Oriente 5, 189

BN64

1963

Blass-Debrunner, Greek Grammar: Bibbia e Oriente 5, 226

BN65

1963

Grossman, Hebrew-English: Bibbia e Oriente 5, 228

BN66

1963

Kaufmann, English Hebrew: Bibbia e Oriente 5, 228

BN67

1963

Mercer, Ethiopic Grammar: Bibbia e Oriente 5, 228

BN68

1963

Cressey, Crossroads: Bibbia e Oriente 5, 231f.

BN69

1969

Castellino, Mitologia sumerico-accadica: JAOS 89, 165f.

BN70

1974

Bibby, Looking for Dilmun: Bibliogr. Leaflets NE2

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AUDIO-VISUAL MATERIALS and WEBCASTS

AV 1

1976

The Birth of the State in Mesopotamia, slides/cassette modules, UCLA.

AV 2

1977

Terqa: General Introduction; Audio-Visual Modules Documentary Series, Volume 1, with Marilyn Kelly-Buccellati and Robert Clayton,

Malibu: Undena Publications.

AV 3

1977

By the Meadows of the Euphrates, Producer and Director together with Marilyn Kelly-Buccellati; Photographer and Editor: Joan S. Meighan.

Malibu: Undena Publications.

AV 4

1978

Terqa 1977, with Marilyn Kelly-Buccellati and William R. Shelby, "Audio-Visual Modules: Documentary Series," Vol. 2.

AV 5

1979

Terqa 1978, with Marilyn Kelly-Buccellati, "Audio-Visual Modules: Documentary Series," Vol. 3.

AV 6

1984

Terqa: The First Six Seasons with Rick Hauser (a videotape, half-hour documentary)French and Arabic)

AV 7

1988

Mozan 1, in "Photographic Data Sets," 1, Malibu: Undena

AV 8

1998

The Unwrapping of Urkesh, Co-producer and co-script writer, a film produced for the Radio-Televisoine Svizzera

AV 9

1999

Urkesh and the Hurrians, Phoptographic Data Sets, 2, Malibu: Undena

AV10

1999

The Discovery of Ancient Urkesh and the Question of Meaning in Archaeology, UCLA OID webcast here

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WEBSITES


www.urkesh.org
www.terqa.org
www.cybernetica-mesopotamica.org
www.critique-of-AR.net (Critique of Archaeological Reason)

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ELECTRONIC FILES

E 1

1987

Terqa Data Bases, 1, with A. Podany and O. Rouault, Malibu, Undena (CM T1A)

In preparation

E"

Text Indexing and File Handling

E"

Urkesh Global Record

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TRANSLATIONS

T 1

1977

"Terqa Archaeological Project/Second Season"

Translated into Arabic; published in Annales Archéologiques Arabes Syriennes

T 2

1983

"Allocution du representant des participants"

Translated into Arabic; published in AAAS

T 3

1983

"Terqa: The First Eight Seasons"

Translated into Arabic; published in AAAS

T 4

1985

"Studies in Ebla Graphemics, 1"

Translated into Russian; published in Drevnya Ebla, Moscow, pp. 114-132.