Ancient Arabia: Languages and Cultures

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The Seminar for Arabian Studies 2017

The Seminar for Arabian Studies is the only annual international conference on all aspects of the history, languages and cultures of Arabia from remote prehistory to the present day. As well as the main conference it has Special Sessions with invited speakers on particular topics. The papers from each meeting are published in time for the meeting the following year. For further details click here

The next Seminar, which will be the 50th, will take place at the British Museum from Friday 4th to Sunday 6th August 2017 when there will be a Special Session on Literacy in Ancient Arabia. For further details click here.

The Proceedings of the Seminar for Arabian Studies Volume 46, 2016, which contains papers from the 2015 Seminar, is now available from Archaeopress (