Publications

Waerzeggers, C., “Priestly Courses and the Administration of Time in Neo-Babylonian Temples”, in T. Ganzel and S.E. Holtz (eds.), Contextualizing Jewish Temples (Leiden and Boston 2020), 23–48.

Waerzeggers, C., “Changing Marriage Practices in Babylonia from the Late Assyrian to the Persian Period“, Journal of Ancient Near Eastern History 7/2 (2020), 101–131.

Groß, M., At the Heart of an Empire: The Royal Household in the Neo-Assyrian Period (Orientalia Lovaniensia Analecta, 292) (Leuven, Paris, Bristol 2020).

Groß, M., “‘The total of the crown prince’s revenues’: Record-keeping in the Neo-Assyrian palaces”, in A. Jördens and U. Yiftach (eds.), Accounts and Bookkeeping in the Ancient World. Legal Documents in Ancient Societies 8 (Wiesbaden 2020), 36–50.

Groß, M., “Review of Yamada (ed.) 2018, Neo-Assyrian Sources in Context. Thematic Studies of Texts, History, and Culture”, Bibliotheca Orientalis 77/1–2 (2020), 110–114. 

Wijnsma, U.Z., ““And in the fourth year Egypt rebelled …” The Chronology of and Sources for Egypt’s Second Revolt (ca. 487-484 BC)“, Journal of Ancient History 7, no. 1 (2019), 32-61.

Groß, M., “Der königliche Hof in neuassyrischer Zeit”, in: Wicke, D. (ed.), Der Palast im antiken und islamischen Orient. 9. Internationales Colloquium der Deutschen Orient-Gesellschaft 30. März – 1. April 2016, Frankfurt am Main. Colloquien der Deutschen Orient-Gesellschaft 9 (Wiesbaden 2019), 61–71.

Groß, M., with D. Kertai, “Becoming Empire: Neo-Assyrian palaces and the creation of courtly culture”, Journal of Ancient History 7/1 (2019), 1–31.

Wijnsma, U.Z., “Slechte pers: nadruk op Griekse bronnen vervormde geschiedenis Perzische Rijk”, Kleio 3 (2019), 24-27.

Waerzeggers, C.,” Manuscript and archive: who wrote and read Babylonian chronicles?“, in: Fink, S. and R. Rollinger (eds.), Conceptualizing Past, Present and Future: Proceedings of the Ninth Symposium of the Melammu Project held in Helsinki / Tartu, May 18-24, 2015 (Münster 2018), 335-346.

Waerzeggers, C. and M. Seire (eds.), Xerxes and Babylonia: The Cuneiform Evidence (Orientalia Lovaniensia Analecta 277; Leuven, Paris, and Bristol 2018).

Waerzeggers, C., “Licht op de Babylonische Ballingschap“, Met Andere Woorden 37/1 (2018), 46-55.

Wijnsma, U.Z., “The Worst Revolt of the Bisitun Crisis: A Chronological Reconstruction of the Egyptian Revolt under Petubastis IV“, Journal of Near Eastern Studies 77, no. 2 (2018), 157-173.

Groß, M., “Craftsmen in the Neo-Assyrian Empire“, in: Garcia-Ventura, A. (ed.), What’s in a Name? Terminology related to the Work Force and Job Categories in the Ancient Near East (Münster 2018), 369-395.

Waerzeggers, C., “De wilde jeugd der assyriologie, Oratie uitgesproken door Prof.dr. C. Waerzeggers bij de aanvaarding van het ambt van hoogleraar in de Assyriologie aan de Universiteit Leiden op vrijdag 1 december 2017.

Wijnsma, U.Z., “”The Revolt of Babylon” Revisited: The Value of Pap. Amherst 63’s Literary Tale within its Contemporary Context”, Hortus Orientalis 1 (Leiden 2017), 29-58.

Waerzeggers, C., “Herodotus, Xerxes en de Babylonische opstanden van 484 v.Chr.“, Phoenix 63/2 (2017), 48-61.

Waerzeggers, C., “Collations of CUSAS 28“, NABU 2017/3 (2017), 154-158.

Waerzeggers, C., “The Prayer of Nabonidus in the Light of Hellenistic Babylonian Literature”, in: M. Popović, M. Schoonover, M. Vandenberghe (eds), Jewish Cultural Encounters in the Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern World (Leiden 2017), 64-75. Preview


Poster presentations

Waerzeggers, C., M. Seire and M. Groß, PROSOBAB. Prosopography of Babylonia (c. 620–330 BCE): an online database, Rencontre Assyriologique Internationale (Innsbruck 2018).


Blog posts

Dos Santos Martins, I., “Say eqīdu!” click-clack!, Archives in Context, 5-6-2020.

Groß, M., The revival of the Sippar tablets in the Böhl Collection and the stories they tell, Persia and Babylonia, 21-04-2020.

Waerzeggers, C., 100 jaar assyriologie in LeidenPersia and Babylonia, 11-03-2020.

Seire, M., Gephi Guidelines for Cuneiform Archives. Part 5: Transforming a 2-mode Network into a 1-mode Network, Archives in Context, 28-01-2020.

Seire, M., Gephi Guidelines for Cuneiform Archives. Part 4: Data Import for a 2-mode Network, Archives in Context, 28-01-2020.

Seire, M., Gephi Guidelines for Cuneiform Archives. Part 3: Data Preparation for Gephi, Archives in Context, 28-01-2020.

Seire, M., Gephi Guidelines for Cuneiform Archives. Part 2: Cleaning your Dataset, Archives in Context, 28-01-2020.

Seire, M., Gephi Guidelines for Cuneiform Archives. Part 1: Acquiring a Dataset via Prosobab, Archives in Context, 28-01-2020.

Wijnsma, U.Z, A seal is worth a thousand words, Archives in Context, 22-10-2019.

Vanderstraeten, E., Traders, Travellers, Treasure hunters and the birth of Near Eastern Archaeology, Archives in Context, 18-6-2019.

Wijnsma, U.Z., The historical importance of the Bisitun Inscription, Archives in Context, 1-6-2019.

Dos Santos Martins, I., Metal, Object, Measure and Cash. Silver in First Millennium BCE BabyloniaArchives in Context, 17-5-2019.

Wijnsma, U.Z., From Iran with LovePersia and Babylonia, 16-5-2019.

Dos Santos Martins, I., Finding Sepharvaim and Its Tablets: Hormuzd Rassam’s Crowning Achievement, Archives in Context, 9-5-2019.

Peut, L. van de, Tappašar and the death of her husbandArchives in Context, 11-4-2019.

Seire, M., The Egibi/Nūr-Sîn archiveArchives in Context, 4-4-2019.

Vanderstraeten, E., Game of the Thrones: conspiracy, treason and murder in Neo-Assyrian times, Persia and Babylonia, 29-3-2019.

Wijnsma, U.Z., Een film maken over het Perzische Rijk, Faces of Science, 19-12-2018.

Groß, M., ‘Archives in Context’ – An outreach initiative of the Persia & Babylonia project, Persia and Babylonia, 5-12-2018

Giessler, J., 3D Scanning a Tablet: The Maštuk Family in LeidenArchives in Context, 29-11-2018.

Groß, M., A Pending Silver Payment: The Cuneiform Tablet LB 1709Archives in Context, 29-11-2018.

Seire, M., Social Network Analysis and Cuneiform ArchivesArchives in Context, 29-11-2018.

Peut, L. van de, The de Liagre Böhl Collection, Archives in Context, 29-11-2018.

Peut, L. van de, Great Adventures of a Small Clay Tablet: LB 1326Archives in Context, 29-11-2018.

Vanderstraeten, E., The Hunt for Cuneiform Tablets: 19th Century Illicit Digs at BorsippaArchives in Context, 29-11-2018.

Wijnsma, U.Z., How Did Ancient Documents Survive the Test of Time?, Archives in Context, 29-11-2018.

Dos Santos Martins, I., Libraries and Archives: Solo or Ensemble?, Archives in Context, 29-11-2018.

Dos Santos Martins, I., Of Museums, Foxes… and Cuneiform, Persia and Babylonia, 28-10-2018.

Dos Santos Martins, I., Iran in Assen… An “intentional” exhibition, Persia and Babylonia, 11-9-2018.

Vanderstraeten, E., An Ancient Near Eastern Scholarly Hub in the Capital of the Alps, Persia and Babylonia, 14-8-2018.

Beek, N. van de, 3D scanning and the future of clay tablets, Persia and Babylonia, 31-7-2018.

Peut, L. van de, Getting to know the Babylonians: Tappašar and the death of her husband, Persia and Babylonia, 5-7-2018.

Beek, N. van de and M. Seire, Onomastics Training Week in Venice: Names, Names, NamesPersia and Babylonia, 12-6-2018.

Wijnsma, U.Z., Een Egyptische mummie in Iran?, Faces of Science, 1-5-2018.

Wijnsma, U.Z., Architecture, Archaeology, and Iraqi Palaces – An Interview with Dr. David KertaiPersia and Babylonia, 20-3-2018.

Dos Santos Martins, I., António de Gouveia and the Fascination with Persepolis, Persia and Babylonia, 3-2-2018.

Wijnsma, U.Z., Een web van waarschijnlijkheid, Faces of Science, 25-1-2018.

Wijnsma, U.Z., Waarom een moordzaak op mijn historische onderzoek lijktFaces of Science, 19-1-2018.

Groß, M., Across the Ocean – A trip to the USA in the service of Assyriology, Persia and Babylonia, 9-1-2018.

Wijnsma, U.Z., Heleen Sancisi-Weerdenburg, Faces of Science, 21-12-2017.

Wijnsma, U.Z., Assyriology: an Alice in Wonderland house, Persia and Babylonia, 7-12-2017.

Seire, M., Mesopotamia in Marburg: The 63rd Rencontre Assyriologique InternationalePersia and Babylonia, 14-11-2017.

Wijnsma, U.Z., Gamend door het oude EgypteFaces of Science, 27-10-2017.

Wijnsma, U.Z., Zieke koningen en CSI in de oudheidFaces of Science, 11-10-2017.

Wijnsma, U.Z., Gamen voor de wetenschapFaces of Science, 7-9-2017.

Wijnsma, U.Z., De (zogenaamde) eerste mensenrechtenverklaring ter wereldFaces of Science, 6-7-2017.

Wijnsma, U.Z., Ode aan de kleine wetenschapFaces of Science, 22-6-2017.


Video tutorials

Vanderstraeten, E., Prosobab Individuals TutorialPersia & Babylonia (Youtube), 1-10-2019.

Vanderstraeten, E., Prosobab Tablets Tutorial, Persia & Babylonia (Youtube), 4-7-2019.

Vanderstraeten, E., Prosobab Attestations Tutorial, Persia & Babylonia (Youtube), 3-7-2019.