Burn your troubles away: The magical ceremony Šurpu
Frank Simons University of Vienna
An introduction to the macro- and micro-structure of the ritual and incantation series Šurpu ‘Burning’.
Showcase of the project REPAC, Repetition, Parallelism and Creativity: an Inquiry into the Construction of Meaning in Ancient Mesopotamian Literature and Erudition, work package 3 (magical texts). It was first published on the project homepage, https://repac.at/research/repacshowcase-franksimons-burnyourtroublesaway.
CC BY-NC-SA 4.0 International
Šurpu, magic, literary structure
ÖFOS 2012 -- HUMANITIES (6) -- Linguistics and Literature (602) -- Linguistics and Literature (6020) -- Ancient Oriental studies (602056)