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July 23, 2015
A few months after the official release of the Cuneiform Commentaries Project (http://ccp.yale.edu) in March 2015, we are happy to announce that CCP now includes over one hundred editedcommentaries. Whereas this amounts to just 12% of all known commentaries, it contains a flood of new information....
May 7, 2015
The Cuneiform Commentaries Project (CCP) at the University of Yale in the United States allows anyone, whether a scholar or the general public, to see how people in early history discussed texts and interpreted them. Ancient writings on cuneiform – clay tablets – have been gathered together on the...
April 10, 2015
Analyzing ancient texts on cuneiform, or clay tablets, may seem like an esoteric endeavor. Not so, say the scholars working on the Yale Cuneiform Commentaries Project (CCP). They argue that these are just some of the first traces of a tradition that is prevalent throughout history and in our modern...
March 11, 2015
We are happy to announce the launch of the website of the Cuneiform Commentaries Project (CCP), at http://ccp.yale.edu. It seeks to make available to the scholarly community and a more general audience the world’s oldest cohesive group of hermeneutic texts, the commentaries from first...

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