George A. Kiraz


46 Orris Ave, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA

Interviews, Lectures, and Audio Recordings


1. ‘The Making of The Antioch Bible.’ Interview by Christine Altinis-Kiraz, June 28, 2012.
2. ‘Interview with al-Ḥikma Magazine .’ Interview by Youstina Al-Bina, 2013.
3. ‘Light from the East.’ Interview by Andrew Schumann, 2013.
4. ‘Christians forming militias to fight against ISIS.’ Interview by Ben Swann (RT), March 5, 2015.
5. ‘Porte – voix de la disparition.’ Interview by Nicolas Oudin, September 14, 2017.
6. ‘An Interview with George Kiraz.’ Interview by Nadirah Mansour, November 2, 2017.
7. ‘Syriac: A Life-Long Passion (and Madness).’ Interview by Martino Diez, July 2, 2019.
8. ‘Round Table Talk with George Kiraz.’ Interview by Yeshaya Gruber, March 6, 2020.
9. ‘The Syriac Digital Humanities.’ Interview by Ephrem Ishac, April 23, 2020. [In three parts].
10. ‘Whoever Loves Education will be Close to the Lord: Beth Mardoutho.’ Interview by George Bassous, July, 7, 2020.
11. ‘Syriac: An Everlasting Passion.’ Inteview by Renjan Mathew, July 24, 2020.

Online Lectures

1. ‘What does it mean to be Syriac Orthodox?’ Lecture presented at St. Mark’s Syriac Orthodox Cathedral, Teaneck , NJ, February 2015.
2. ‘Extending nopCommerce for an Industry-Specific Domain: a Case Study of a System for Publishers’ Lecture presented nopCommerce Days 2017, New York January 2018.
3. ‘The Antioch Bible.’ Lecture presented at St. Paul Youth Group’s Online Bible Study, June 2020.
4. ‘From Parchments to Bits: DH Tools in building Digital Corpera from Ancient Manuscripts.’ Lecture presented at the 2nd Summer School in Islamicate DH for Scholars in Manuscript Studies, June 2020.
5. ‘From Ancient Parchment to Digital Tablets.’ Lecture presented at Hamburg University, July 2020.

Audio Recordings

1. (With Edip Aydin) Text readings for John Healey’s Leshono Suryoyo: First Studies in Syriac . Piscataway, NJ: Gorgias Press, 2006.
2. Text readings for George Kiraz’s The New Syriac Primer: Introduction to Syriac with a CD. Piscataway, NJ: Gorgias Press, 2007.
3. iVocab Syriac: Advanced Vocabulary by Frequency. Grand Rapids, MI: Kregel Publications, 2011.
4. Readings from Psalms and the Sermon on the Mount in Syriac. DC: The Bible Museum, 2017. [Playing at the Bible Museum].
5. Text readings for “The Englishing of al-Hariri’s Maqamat” in Near Eastern Studies Seminar Series. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University, September 7, 2020.