Department of Egyptology and Assyriology
August 14, 2019

Shiyanthi Thavapalan Wins Prestigious Award


The Department is very pleased to relay the news that Professor Shiyanthi Thavapalan received the International Association of Assyriologists (IAA) Dissertation award at this year's Rencontre Assyriologique Internationale (RAI) meeting in Paris July 8-12, 2019.  Her dissertation, which is titled 'The Meaning of Colour in Ancient Mesopotamia' will be published by Brill Publishers later this year.  Congratulations, Shiyanthi!

S Thavapalan RAI 2019
Shiyanthi Thavapalan RAI 2019