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Cambridge Forum for Jewish Studies


Presentations on Semitic Philology by Faculty staff and graduate students.

All are welcome to attend!

2pm Martin Worthington, ‘The placement of /-ma /and Babylonian verse structure’

2.30pm Dr Aaron Hornkohl, ‘“Aramaisms” and the Periodization of Ancient Hebrew: Some Methodological Considerations’

3pm Olga Vinnichenko, ‘Aramaic and Neo-Assyrian’

3.30pm Tea/coffee

4pm Paul Noorlander ‘Neo-Aramaic Alignment in a Historical Perspective: Some Preliminary Remarks’

4.30pm Kathrin Egger ‘Grammatical voice in Neo-Aramaic’

5.00pm Lidia Napiorkowska ‘Lexically based phonological variation in a Neo-Aramaic dialect’

5.30pm Prof Geoffrey Khan ‘Word order typologies in Neo-Aramaic and their background’

Monday, 3 December, 2012 - 14:00 to 18:00
Event location: 
Room 8/9, Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies