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Spring 2018 Department Events

Monday, February 5, 2018 Public Lecture

Fall 2017 Department Events

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 Public Lecture

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

 The Second Annual Bellet Lecture will be delivered by David G.K. Taylor, Associate Professor of Aramaic and Syriac, Oriental Institute, University of Oxford.  The title of this lecture is: "The Purgatorial River of Fire in Sixth-Century Theology. For more information about this event and lecture series go to: The Bellet Lecture


Wednesday, October 11, 2017 Public Lecture


Wednesday, September 6, 2017 Department Reception


This annual reception opens the academic year for the faculty and students of the Department of Semitic and Egyptian Languages and Literatures. It will take place in the May Gallery of Mullen Library on Wednesday, September 6, 5pm to 7pm. Light refreshments and Middle Eastern pastries will be served.