Eckart Frahm

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Professor of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations
320 York St, New Haven, CT 06511-3627

Eckart Frahm (PhD Göttingen 1996, Habilitation Heidelberg 2007) is Professor of Assyriology at Yale University, where he has been since 2002. His main research interests are Assyrian and Babylonian history and Mesopotamian intellectual culture in the first millennium BCE. Frahm is the author of many articles and five books: Einleitung in die Sanherib-Inschriften (Vienna 1997); Keilschrifttexte aus Assur literarischen Inhalts, vol. 3: Historische und historisch-literarische Texte (Wiesbaden 2009); Neo-Babylonian Letters and Contracts from the Eanna Archive (New Haven 2011, co-authored with Michael Jursa); Babylonian and Assyrian Text Commentaries: Origins of Interpretation (Münster 2011); and Geschichte des alten Mesopotamien (Ditzingen 2013).

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