The 19th Rencontres Sabéennes: call for papers

Posted on behalf of Irene Rossi.

June 18-20, 2015 (Dip. Civiltà e Forme del Sapere, University of Pisa, Italy)

The annual meeting Rencontres Sabéennes, dedicated to the epigraphy, history and archaeology of pre-Islamic South Arabia, will be held this year at

the University of Pisa from Thursday 18 June to Saturday 20 June 2015.

The topic of Rencontres Sabéennes 19 is identity. In line with this, submissions dealing with aspects related to the homogeneity and diversity of the languages and cultures of pre-Islamic South Arabia and its neighbouring civilizations are welcomed. Submission of joint papers, to foster the exploration of the topics from different perspectives (historical, epigraphic, archaeological etc.) is also encouraged.

Besides, Rencontres Sabéennes offers a venue for the presentation of the latest academic researches and the fieldwork projects that are currently underway.

The deadline for the abstract submission via Easychair (preferably in English and not exceeding 300 words) is March 23, 2015 [].

Rencontres Sabéennes 19 will be hosted at the Aula Magna of the department of “Filologia, Letteratura e Linguistica” of the University of Pisa, piazza Torricelli 2. For those wishing to attend the conference as an auditor, registration is already open at Eventbrite [].

Contacts: Alessia Prioletta, Alexia Pavan, Annamaria De Santis

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