Thursday, May 7, 2020

Society of Assyriologists, Biblicists and Caucasiologists (SABC)

Society of Assyriologists, Biblicists and Caucasiologists (SABC)
Society of Assyriologists, Biblicists and Caucasiologists (SABC) was founded in 2007 at the Iv. Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, on basis of joint efforts of Department of Assyriology, Institute of Orientalistic, Faculty of Humanities and American-Georgian Institute of Biblical and Archaeological Studies (AGIBAS).

SABC aims:
  • Popularization the fields of Assyriology, Bibliology and Caucasiology; 
  • Uniting of World’s Assyriologists and Biblicists with Caucasian colleagues, affiliating their joint studies and collaboration in different fields of Assyriology, Bibliology, Archaeology and Anthropology of Caucasus;
  • Introducing artifacts from Caucasian archaeological excavations and museum collections to foreign members of the society;
  • Collecting and translating any type of information, that could become matter of interest for them (foreign members of  the society) e.g. archaeology, ethnology and history of Caucasus, etc.;
  • Inviting lecturers and scientists for giving workshops and seminars at the Tbilisi State University;
  • Affiliating Georgian and Foreign colleagues in joint scientific and educative programs and projects;
  • Initiating scientific conferences in Caucasian studies and participating in conferences all over the world. 
  • The society unites Assyriologists and Biblicists of Caucasus and world. This will become a center of joint research, collaboration, information exchange and studies of scientists form all over the world.

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