Edwin Lord Weeks
Edwin Lord Weeks (1849 1903), American artist, was born at Boston, Massachusetts, in 1849. He was a pupil of Léon Bonnat and of Jean-Léon Gérôme, at Paris. H...
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Sep 30, 2008 ... Edwin Lord Weeks (1849 1903), American artist, was born at Boston, Massachusetts, in 1849. He was a pupil of Léon Bonnat and of Jean-Léon ...
G. Ernest Wright
George Ernest Wright (September 5, 1909 – August 29, 1974), was a leading Old Testament scholar and biblical archaeologist. Expert in Ancient Near Eastern archaeology, he was especially known for his ...
Peter A. Boodberg
Peter Alexis Boodberg (April 8, 1903 – June 29, 1972), born Pyotr Alekseevich Budberg (Russian: Пётр Алексеевич Будберг), was a Russian–American scholar, linguist, and sinologist who t...
Christopher I. Beckwith
Christopher I. Beckwith (born 1945) is a professor of Central Eurasian Studies at Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana.He has a B.A. in Chinese from Ohio State University (1968), a M.A. in Tibet...
Laurie L. Patton
Laurie L. Patton is an American academic, author and poet. She is the dean of Arts and Sciences and professor of religion at Duke University. Previously, she was the Charles Howard Candler Professor o...
Sarah Parcak
Sarah Helen Parcak (born Bangor, Maine), assistant professor of Anthropology and Director of the Laboratory for Global Observation at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, is an American archaeolog...
Ovid R. Sellers
Ovid Rogers Sellers (August 12, 1884 – July 7, 1975) was an internationally known Old Testament scholar and archaeologist who played a role in the discovery of the Dead Sea Scrolls. He served as Prof...
Alexander Vovin
Alexander Vladimirovich Vovin (born 1961 in Saint Petersburg, Russia) is a Russian-American linguist and philologist, currently directeur d'études in School for Advanced Studies in the Social Sciences...
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William F. Albright
William Foxwell Albright (May 24, 1891 – September 19, 1971) was an American archaeologist, biblical scholar, philologist, and expert on ceramics.
From the early twentieth century until his d...
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John Merlin Powis Smith
John Merlin Powis Smith (28 December 1866 – November 1932) was an English-born, American orientalist and biblical scholar.Smith was born in London, son of William Martin and Anne Powis Smith. He was o...
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Samuel H. Turner
Samuel Hulbert Turner (Philadelphia, 1790-1861) was an American Hebraist. He was professor of the Hebrew Language and Literature at the General Theological Seminary of the Episcopal Church in New York...
Richard C Steiner
Richard C. Steiner (born 1945) is a Semitist and a scholar of Northwest Semitic languages, Jewish Studies, and Near Eastern texts. His work has focused on texts from as early as the Egyptian Pyramid ...
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Stephen Little
Dr. Stephen Little Ph.D. (born 1954) is an American Asian art scholar, museum administrator and artist.
Stephen Little's father was a linguist and cultural attaché for the government of the United...
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Wilhelm Max Müller
Wilhelm Max Müller (15 May 1862 – July 1919) was an American orientalist.
He was born at Gleißenberg, Germany, the son of Friedrich Max Müller and the grandson of German romantic poet Wilhelm Müll...
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George Gliddon
George Robbins Gliddon (1809–1857) was an English-born American Egyptologist. He was born in Devonshire, England. His father, a merchant, was United States consul at Alexandria where Gliddon was taken...
Bob Brier
Robert Brier (/ˈbraɪər/; born December 13, 1943) is an American Egyptologist specializing in paleopathology. A Senior Research Fellow at Long Island University/LIU Post, he has researched and publishe...
Leon Serafim
Leon Angelo Serafim (May 23, 1945–  ) is an American academic. He is a Japanologist, linguistic historian and professor at the University of Hawaii. The widely accepted linguistics term "...
Ronald Toby
Ronald P. Toby (1942 — ) is an American historian, academic, writer and Japanologist.
Toby earned a doctorate in Japanese history from Columbia University in 1977.
Richard Baum
Richard Dennis Baum (Chinese: 包瑞嘉; pinyin: Bāo Ruìjiā; 1940 - December 14, 2012) was an American China watcher, Professor Emeritus of political science at UCLA, and former Director Emeritus of...
George Bush (biblical scholar)
George Bush (12 June 1796, Norwich, Vermont – 19 September 1859, Rochester, New York) was an American biblical scholar, pastor, abolitionist, academic and advocate for the restoration of the Jews to t...
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Edward Said
Edward Wadie Said ([wædiːʕ sæʕiːd]; Arabic: إدوارد وديع سعيد‎, Idwārd Wadīʿ Saʿīd; 1 November 1935 – 25 September 2003) was a Palestinian American literary theorist and public intellectual w...
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Nathaniel Schmidt
Nathaniel Schmidt (May 22, 1862 – June 29, 1939) of Ithaca, New York was a Swedish American Baptist minister, Progressive democrat, educator and orientalist.
Schmidt was born at Hudiksvall Municip...
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Cyrus Adler
Cyrus Adler (September 13, 1863 – April 7, 1940) was a U.S. educator, Jewish religious leader and scholar.
Adler was born in Van Buren, Arkansas, a graduate of University of Pennsylvania in...