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Whispers of Extinct Languages

24 April 2014 – 4 August 2014
Rezan Has Museum – Exhibition Hall

Kadir Has University Rezan Has Museum presents to art lovers and history aficionados yet another exceptional exhibition that will shed light to the evolution of writing. Displaying the adventure of writing from its birth as pictogram to its present state and demonstrating the impact writing and language has on societies, the exhibition entitled, ‘Whispers of Extinct Languages-II’ will be open to visitors between 24 April and 4 August 2014.

Encompassing countless deciphered, indecipherable, unknown, and lost languages from pictograms to cuneiform, from Hittite and Phrygian to Urartian, Lycian, and Carian, and from Ancient Greek to Latin, the exhibition will welcome visitors until July 1st.

Time and Place: 15.30 pm, Kadir Has University, – Fener Hall
Speakers: Prof. Dr. Recai Tekoğlu, Assoc. Prof. Hamdi Şahin ve Asst. Prof. Dr. Hüseyin Sami Öztürk