The Netherlands Institute for the Near East

Nederlands Instituut voor het Nabije Oosten  -  Institut nĂ©erlandais du Proche-Orient

Geert De Breucker is specialized in Hellenistic Babylonia, contacts between Mesopotamia and the Greek world, and ancient historiography. He is also affiliated with the section of Ancient History at Groningen University.

At NINO Dr De Breucker is reworking his doctoral thesis “De Babyloniaca van Berossos van Babylon” for publication in English with Oxford University Press. Next to this, he is updating the assyriological references and commentaries on Berossos and Abydenos in the online publication Brill’s New Jacoby in collaboration with prof. Schorn (Leuven).