Hasan Peker

Research Interests: 

Political History and Chronology of Anatolia and Syria in the Late Bronze and Iron Ages. Anatolian Hieroglyphs, Egyptian Hieroglyphs, Cuneiform. Hittite, Luwian, Ancient Egyptian.

Teaching: 

HIST 58O.01 Sp. Top. Introduction to Hittite Language and Cuneiform Writing

HIST 59A.01 Sp. Tp. Reading Anatolian Hieroglyphs and Luwian

HIST 59R.01 Sp. Top. Introduction to Middle Egyptian and Egyptian Hieroglyphs

Selected Publications: 

“The Stele of Kubaba by Kamani and the Kings of Karkemish in the 9th Century BC”, Zeitschrift für Assyriologie und Vorderasiatische Archäologie (ZA) 108.1: 81-99. (2018) (with N. Marchetti)

“Yayınlanmış Bazı Anadolu Hiyeroglifli Mühürlerin Okunuşlarında Yeni Değerlendirmeler”, Samsat’tan Acemhöyük’e Eski Uygarlıkların İzinde. Aliye Öztan’a Armağan, (eds.) S. Özkan – H. Hüryılmaz – A. Türker, İzmir: 71-80. (2017) (with B. Dinçol)

“Unprovenienced Seals from the Amuq in the Hatay Museum”, Overturning Certainties in Near Eastern Archaeology. A Festschrift in Honor of K. Aslıhan Yener, (eds.) Ç. Maner – M. T. Horowitz – A. S. Gilbert, Leiden – Boston: 577-613. (2017) (with R.K. Ritner and Ö. Çelik)

Texts from Karkemish I. Luwian Hieroglyphic Inscriptions from The 2011-2015 Excavations (OrientLab Series Maior 1), Alma Mater Studiorum, Università di Bologna, Dipartimento di Storia Culture Civiltà - Ante Quem, Bologna. (2016)

“A Funerary Stele from Yunus (Karkemish)”, Orientalia 83/2: 189-193. (2014)

“An Anatolian Hieroglyphic Cylinder Seal from the Hilani at Karkemish”, Orientalia 83/2: 162-165. (2014) (with A. Dinçol and B. Dinçol)

“An Amulet with the Names of Ramesses II from the Roman Baths at Ankara”, Across The Border: Late Bronze-Iron Age Relations Between Syria and Anatolia, Proceedings of a Symposium held at the Research Center of Anatolian Studies, Koç University, Istanbul May 31–June 1, 2010, (ed.) K. A. Yener, Leuven-Paris-Walpole, MA.: 539-542. (2013)