Art and Immortality in the Ancient Near East

  title={Art and Immortality in the Ancient Near East},
  author={Mehmet-Ali Ataç},
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Under His Majesty’s Protection
In Orientational Conceptual Metaphor, a system of ideas is organized in the relation and interaction in space like up-down, in-out, front-back, on-off, deep-shallow, central-peripheral. Lakoff andExpand


Studies In Iconology: Humanistic Themes In The Art Of The Renaissance
* Introductory * The Early History of Man in Two Cycles of Paintings by Piero di Cosimo * Father Time * Blind Cupid * The Neoplatonic Movement in Florence and North Italy (Bandinelli and Titian) *Expand
M. Cool Root. Elam in the Imperial Imagination: From Nineveh to Persepolis
Parmi les nombreux traits culturels de la civilisation achemenide, on compte la langue, la tradition ecrite administrative, l’architecture et l’iconographie. L’A. passe en revue les reliefs deExpand
The Ancient Egyptian Pyramid Texts
"The Pyramid Texts" are the oldest body of extant literature from ancient Egypt. First carved on the walls of the burial chambers in the pyramids of kings and queens of the Old Kingdom, they provideExpand
The Ark Before Noah: Decoding the Story of the Flood
Eventually, you will extremely discover a new experience and success by spending more cash. yet when? attain you take on that you require to get those all needs taking into consideration havingExpand
Cultures in contact : from Mesopotamia to the Mediterranean in the second millennium B.C.
In conjunction with the 2008-9 exhibition Beyond Babylon: Art, Trade, and Diplomacy in the Second Millennium B.C. at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, a series of lectures brought together majorExpand
Defining the Divine in Achaemenid Persian Kingship: The View from Bisitun
Was the Achaemenid Persian king worshipped as/considered (or intended to be considered) a god? This chapter aims to sketch broad problems and potentials in the study of the nature of AchaemenidExpand
Greece and Mesopotamia: Dialogues in Literature
This book proposes a new approach to the study of ancient Greek and Mesopotamian literature. Ranging from Homer and Gilgamesh to Herodotus and the Babylonian-Greek author Berossos, it paints aExpand
Ištar and the motif of the cosmological warrior: Assurbanipal’s adaptation of Enuma elish
Esarhaddon and Assurbanipal are well known to scholars of ancient Near Eastern prophecy, thanks to their affinity for prophecy and the prophetic goddess Istar in particular, which resulted in theExpand