Publications

Journal articles:

M. Willis Monroe, “Mesopotamian Astrology”, Religion Compass, under review

M. Willis Monroe, “Organizational Structure of Knowledge in Cuneiform Sources”, KASKAL, volume 12, 2015, 519-534.

John Macginnis, M. Willis Monroe “Recent Texts from Ziyaret Tepe”, State Archives of Assyria Bulletin, volume 20, 2015, 47-56.

John MacGinnis, M. Willis Monroe, Dirk Wicke, Timothy Matney “Artifacts of Cognition: the use of clay tokens in a Neo-Assyrian provincial administration”, Cambridge Archaeological Journal, volume 24, 2014, 289-306, doi:10.1017/S0959774314000432

Timothy Matney, Tina Greenfield, Britt Hartenberger, Chelsea Jalbrzikowski, Kemalettin Köroglu, John MacGinnis, Anke Marsh, Martin Willis Monroe, Melissa Rosenzweig, Kristina Sauer, and Dirk Wicke “Excavations at Ziyaret Tepe, Diyarbakir, Turkey 2009-2010”, Anatolica, volume37, 2011, 67-114.

Timothy Matney, Tina Greenfield, Britt Hartenberger, Azer Keskin, Kemalettin Köroglu, John MacGinnis, Willis Monroe, Lynn Rainville, Mary Shepperson, Tasha Vorderstrasse, and Dirk Wicke “Excavations at Ziyaret Tepe 2007-2008”, Anatolica, volume35, 2009, 37-84.

Book chapters:

M. Willis Monroe, “Looking Through the Cracks: Tracing Damage in Textual History”, eds. E. Cole, A. Mandell, MAARAV, under-review.

M. Willis Monroe, “Using Quantitative Methods for Measuring Inter-Textual Relations in Cuneiform”, CyberResearch on the Ancient Near East and Neighboring Regions: Case Studies on Archaeological Data, Objects, Texts, and Digital Archiving, eds. V. Juloux, A. Gansell, A. di Ludovico, Brill, 2018, 257-281. doi: 10.1163/9789004375086_010 (Open access, read online)

M. Willis Monroe, “BM 40187: A Birthnote for Two Named Individuals”, The Scaffolding of our Thoughts: Essays on Assyriology and the History of Science in Honor of Francesca Rochberg, eds.  C. Jay Crisostomo, Eduardo A. Escobar, Terri Tanaka and Niek Veldhuis, Brill 2018, 113–119.

M. Willis Monroe, “The Micro-Zodiac in Babylon and Uruk: Seleucid Zodiacal Astrology”, The Circulation of Astronomical Knowledge in the Ancient World, ed. John Steele, Brill 2016, 119-138. doi:10.1163/9789004315631_007

M. Willis Monroe, “Tokens as Artifacts of Neo-Assyrian Administration”, Conference Proceedings of The Provincial Archaeology of the Assyrian Empire, eds. J. MacGinnis, D. Wicke, T. Greenfield, McDonald Institute Monographs Cambridge: McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research 2016, 119-138.

Popular writing:

“Quantifying Religion: Messy Data and Scholarly Input in the Database of Religious History”, entry in MediaCommons Field Guide on digital Religious Studies, October 2017.

Babylonian Hours: http://www.babylonianhours.com, project to create a Babylonian seasonal-hour digital clock with extended explanation.

Short contributions in: Ziyaret Tepe: Exploring the Anatolian frontier of the Assyrian Empire, Timothy Matney, John MacGinnis, Dirk Wicke, Kemalettin Köroǧlu, Cornucopia Books, 2017.

John MacGinnis, M Willis Monroe, Dirk Wicke, Timothy Matney, “Hesap Taşları: MÖ 1. binyılın Kayıt Sistemi”, Aktüel Arkeoloji, volume41, 2014 (In Turkish, English version in Actual Archeaology, volume 11, 2014).