Cuneiform: The Oldest Form of Writing in the World

 
  7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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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2019-05-07 19:00 2019-05-07 19:00 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

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The British Library,

96 Euston Road, London,
London,
London,
NW1 2DB

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