Submission Guidelines

This blog promotes topics of interest related to Iraq and aims to facilitate TAARII’s mission to foster scholarly dialogue on Iraq and ancient Mesopotamia. We welcome contributions from the academic community on any aspect of Iraq, from the archaeology of ancient Mesopotamia to current anthropological studies. TAARII primarily focuses on the social sciences and humanities and closely related natural sciences, but we are interested in studies from a range of fields.

Posts should be approximately 500 words or more in length and may include images and footnotes. Submissions may be in English or Arabic. The previous posts will give you an idea of what we typically publish. We will not publish offensive or derogatory material and reserve the right to reject submissions based on content.

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