Literature and Science in Ancient Mesopotamia


The members of the group focus their research within the field of Assyriology on the edition, study and history of various literary and scientific genres written in Sumerian and Akkadian, such as myths, epics, rituals, incantations, omens, and medical, pharmacological as well as metrological treatises.

Main specialization

Scientific Area:
ERC discipline:
  • SH - SOCIAL SCIENCES AND HUMANITIES
  • SH5 Cultures and Cultural Production
Industrial Leadership:
  • 7. Other
  • 7.1. Other
Societal Challenges:
  • 7. Other
  • 7.1. Other
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