Linguistics and Philology Seminar
Meetings are held on Wednesdays at 4.30pm in Room 1.11, Classics Building, Sidgwick Ave. Tea will be served from 4.15pm.
Juliette Blevins (Graduate Center, CUNY): Advances in Proto-Basque Reconstruction and The Proto-Indo-European-Euskarian Hypothesis
Hrach Martirosyan (Vienna): Indo-European and Iranian layers of Armenian vocabulary: the case of month names
Patrick James (Cambridge): Orthography, <ει>? Spellings in Papyri, Uncials, and Tyndale House’s The New Testament in its Original Greek
Sheila Watts (Cambridge): Being non-binary: gender assignment in Old High German
The Mycenean Seminar
Meetings on Wednesdays at 4.30pm in Room 1.11, Classics Building, Sidgwick Ave. Tea will be served from 4.15pm.
Sarah Finlayson: The archaeological and historical context of Linear A
Anna Judson: The nature and structure of the script and the organisation of
Roeland Decorte: Linear A, Cretan Hieroglyphic and the Arkhanes Script – a re-evaluation
Philippa Steele: Linear A and Cypro-Minoan: the context of writing
Ester Salgarella: De-structuring and re-structuring Linear A
Torsten Meißner: The Minoan Language
Experimental archaeology: Making Linear A tablets
Reading Linear A texts