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 ...
Marshall Hodgson
Marshall Goodwin Simms Hodgson (April 11, 1922 – June 10, 1968), was an Islamic studies academic and a world historian at the University of Chicago. He was chairman of the interdisciplinary Committee ...
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...
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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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...
Paul K. Benedict
Paul King Benedict (Chinese name: 白保羅 Bái Bǎoluó) (5 July 1912 – 21 July 1997) was an American anthropologist, mental health professional, and linguist who specialized in languages of East and So...
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...
Elijah Coleman Bridgman
Elijah Coleman Bridgman (April 22, 1801 – November 2, 1861) was the first American Protestant Christian missionary appointed to China. He served with the American Board of Com...
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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...
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...
Oscar White Muscarella
Oscar White Muscarella (b. 1931) is an American archaeologist and former research fellow at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, where he worked for over 40 years before retiring in 2009. His specialty is ...
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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John Wansbrough
John Edward Wansbrough (February 19, 1928 – June 10, 2002) was an American historian who taught at the University of London's School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS). Wansbrough's emphasis...
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...
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.
Ezra Vogel
Ezra Feivel Vogel (born July 11, 1930) is a Henry Ford II Professor of the Social Sciences Emeritus at Harvard University and has written on Japan, China, and Asia generally.
He was born to a Jewi...
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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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