Markham J. Geller

Markham J. Geller is Gastprofessor für Wissensgeschichte at the Freie Universität with special interests in Babylonian science, especially medicine. He has close links with the MPIWG and is involved in programmes dealing with Lingua Franca and Multilingualism, and the Globalisation of Knowledge. He is also principal investigator of the BabMed Project at the Freie Universität Berlin which represents the first ever comprehensive study of ancient Babylonian medical science since the decipherment of cuneiform, comprising the largest ancient collection of medical data before Hippocrates.
Markham J. Geller

List of Publications

Studies 10

Multilingualism, Lingua Franca and Lingua Sacra

Studies in multilingualism, lingua franca and lingua sacra
Proceedings 7


The present Melammu volume extends from Greece to India, with articles on Phrygia and Armenia, also viewing texts from ancient Israel, Egypt, and Mesopotamia.