This event has finished Took place on: Tuesday, 7th May 2019
With Irving Finkel of the British Museum
From mundane record keeping to fortune telling, Cuneiform script on tablets of clay reveals ancient Mesopotamian civilisation in a very human way: its history and economics, beliefs, ideas and superstitions. A talk by Irving Finkel of the British Museum, with readings and ancient music performed live.
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More information at this website.2019-05-07 2019-05-07 Europe/London Cuneiform: The Oldest Form of Writing in the World A talk by Irving Finkel of the British Museum, with readings and ancient music performed live. https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2019/05/07/cuneiform-the-oldest-form-of-writing-in-the-world-198357 The British Library,96 Euston Road, London,London,London