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Annalisa Azzoni

Senior Lecturer in Hebrew Bible
Director of Global Education
On leave Spring 2023

Annalisa Azzoni is Senior Lecturer in Hebrew Bible in Vanderbilt University/'s Divinity School, Graduate Department of Religion, and Religious Studies Department. Dr. Azzoni teaching interests span from the Hebrew Bible to various West Semitic languages, to Ancient Near Eastern history, with a particular focus on women and sexuality. An internationally-respected specialist of Aramaic, Dr. Azzoni has developed her professional experience in Italy, Israel, and the United States. She is currently working at her two books: The Private Life of Women in Persian Egypt, and Aramaic Legal Texts from the Neo-Assyrian to the Roman Empire. Dr. Azzoni is also involved as the editor of the Aramaic Texts in the Persepolis Fortification Archive Project.