Publications

 

Books: published

Terry C. Falla

Terry C. Falla, A Key to the Peshitta Gospels, vol. 1: Alaph–Daleth (Leiden: Brill, 1991).

Terry C. Falla, A Key to the Peshitta Gospels, vol. 2: He–Yodh (Leiden: Brill, 2000).

 

Books: in preparation

Terry C. Falla

Terry C. Falla. “Arthur Vööbus: Refugee, Adventurer, Researcher.” A Tribute to Arthur Vööbus. Piscataway, N.J.: Gorgias.

Terry C. Falla. A Key to the Peshitta Gospels, vol. 3: Kaf– ʾE (Leiden: Brill).

Terry C. Falla. A Key to the Peshitta Gospels, vol. 4: Pe-Taw (Leiden: Brill).

Terry C. Falla. A Key to the Peshitta Gospels, vol. 5: Greek-Syriac Correspondences (Leiden: Brill).

 

Terry C. Falla in collaboration with Andreas Juckel and Beryl Turner and co-editors Georgia Kelly and Timothy Lewis, Lexicon to the Syriac Versions of the New Testament: the Sinaiticus and Curetonianus Old Syriac versions, including Kerschensteiner’s Pauline Quotations, and the Peshitta and Harklean versions. Perspectives on Linguistics and Ancient Languages. Piscataway, NJ: Gorgias Press.

 

Chapters in Books: 2005-12

Terry C. Falla

Terry C. Falla. “A New Methodology for Grammatical Classification in Hebrew and Syriac Lexicography.” Pages 165–90 in Hamlet on a Hill. Semitic and Greek Studies Presented to Professor T. Muraoka on the Occasion of his Sixty-fifth Birthday, edited by M. F. J. Baasten and W. Th. van Peursen, (OLA; Leuven: Peeters, 2003). 

Terry C. Falla. “Problems in Syriac Taxonomy and Parts of Speech from the Nineteenth Century to the Present.” Pages 225–43 in The Journal of Eastern Christian Studies 56 (2004). 

Terry C. Falla. “A Conceptual Framework for a New Comprehensive Syriac-English Lexicon.” Pages 1–79 in Foundations in Syriac Lexicography I. Edited by A. Dean Forbes and David G.K. Taylor. Perspectives on Syriac Linguistics 1. Piscataway, N.J.: Gorgias, 2005. 

Terry C. Falla. “Translation, Genre, and Lexicography: A Study of the Syriac Versions of the New Testament.” Pages 7–54 in The Harp 21. Festschrift: Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Thelly. Kottayam, Kerala: St Ephrem Ecumenical Research Institute, 2006. 

Terry C. Falla. “‘Gathering Earth’s Daughters:’ Recovering the Meaning of Classical Syriac Words.” Pages 9-34 in The Harp 22. Festschrift: Dr. Jacob Thekeparampil. Kottayam, Kerala: St Ephrem Ecumenical Research Institute, 2007. 

Terry C. Falla. “The Way Our Hearts Burn: The Theologian as Poet.” Pages 183-198 in Embracing Grace: The Theologian’s Task; Essays in Honour of Graeme Garrett. Edited by Heather Thomson. Canberra: Barton Books, 2009.

Terry C. Falla co-authored with Wido van Peursen, “The Particles gyr and dyn in Classical Syriac: Syntactic and Semantic Aspects.” Pages 63-99 in Foundations for Syriac Lexicography III. Edited by Peter Williams. Perspectives on Syriac Linguistics 3. Piscataway, N.J.: Gorgias, 2009.

Terry C. Falla. “Grammatical Classification in Syriac Lexica: A Syntactically Based alternative. Pages 71-138 in Foundations for Syriac Lexicography IV. Edited by Janet Dyk and Wido van Peursen. Perspectives on Syriac Linguistics 4. Piscataway, N.J.: Gorgias, in press, 2009.

Terry C. Falla, “Metaphor, Lexicography and Modern Linguistics: Should figurative speech figure in future Ancient-Language Lexica?” in Foundations for Syriac Lexicography IV. Edited by Kristian Heal and Alison Salvesen. Perspectives on Syriac Linguistics 5. Piscataway, N.J.: Gorgias. 2012. 

 

Forthcoming Chapters in Books:

Terry C. Falla

Terry C. Falla. “Kahd (ܟܰܕ) in the Universe of Classical Syriac Conjunctions: Syntactic, Semantic and Rhetorical Aspects.” Perspectives on Linguistics and Ancient Languages (PLAL 3). Edited by Alison Salvesen and Timothy Lewis. Piscataway, N.J.: Gorgias, 2013.  

Terry C. Falla. “Arthur Vööbus: Refugee, Adventurer, Researcher.” A Tribute to Arthur Vööbus, Tartu University 2010. Perspectives on Linguistics and Ancient Languages 4. Piscataway, N.J.: Gorgias, Forthcoming, 2013.

Terry C. Falla. “A Pair of Papers I: Poetics in the Syriac New Testament.” Perspectives on Linguistics and Ancient Languages (PLAL 3). Edited by Reinier de Blois, Marketta Liljeström, and Alexey Muraviev. Piscataway, N.J.: Gorgias. Colloquia from St Petersburg conference, 2014. Anticipated publishing date: 2015.

Terry C. Falla. “A Pair of Papers II: Poetics Presences Seeking a Place in Syriac Lexicography.” Perspectives on Linguistics and Ancient Languages (PLAL 3). Edited by Keith Dyer and Alexey Muraviev. Piscataway, N.J.: Gorgias Press. Colloquia from St Petersburg conference, 2014. Anticipated publishing date: 2015.

 

Books Edited 

Terry C. Falla

Terry C. Falla, series editor, Foundations for Syriac Lexicography I (PoSL 1). Edited by A. Dean Forbes and David G.K.Taylor. Piscataway, N.J.: Gorgias, 2005.

Foundations for Syriac Lexicography II (PoSL 3). Edited by Peter Williams. Piscataway, N.J.: Gorgias, 2009.

Foundations for Syriac Lexicography III (PoSL 4). Edited by Janet Dyk and Wido van Peursen. Piscataway, N.J.: Gorgias, 2008. 

Foundations for Syriac Lexicography IV (PoSL 5). Edited by Kristian Heal and Alison Salvesen. Piscataway, N.J.: Gorgias, 2012.

Foundations for Syriac Lexicography V (PoSL 6). Edited by Jonathon Loopstra and Michael Sokoloff. Piscataway, N.J.: Gorgias, 2012.

Foundations for Syriac Lexicography VI (PLAL 7). Edited by Richard A. Taylor and Craig Morrison. Piscataway, N.J.: Gorgias. Forthcoming.

Margherita Farina. An Outline of Middle Voice in Syriac (PLAL 8. Monograph). Piscataway, N.J.: Gorgias, 2011. 

Naama Pat-El. Historical Syntax of Aramaic (PLAL 9. Monograph). Piscataway, N.J.: Gorgias, 2012. 

Mark Meyer. A Comparative Dialectical Study of Genitive Constructions in Aramaic Translations of Exodus (PLAL 10. Monograph). Piscataway, N.J.: Gorgias, 2012.

Daniel King. A. Merx, Historia Artis Grammaticae apud Syros: English Translation (PLAL Monograph). Piscataway, N.J.: Gorgias, 2013. 

David G.K. Taylor. Anthology of Syriac Lexica (PLAL  Monograph). Piscataway, N.J.: Gorgias. Forthcoming.

A Tribute to Arthur Vööbus: Adventurer and Scholar. Tartu University 2010. (PLAL Essays). Piscataway, N.J.: Gorgias. In preparation, 2013.

Andreas Juckel. Analytical Concordance to the Harklean Version (PLAL Monograph). Piscataway, N.J.: Gorgias. In preparation. 

 

Articles in Academic Journals: Selected

Terry C. Falla

Terry C. Falla, “Demons and Demoniacs in the Peshitta Gospels.” Abr-Nahrain 9 (1970): 43-65 

Terry C. Falla, “Questions Concerning the Content and Implications of the Lexical Work A Key to the Peshitta Gospels” in VI Symposium Syriacum 1992, edited by René Lavenant, OCA 247 (1994): 85–99.

Terry C. Falla, “The Lexicon for Which We Long? Some Primary Issues Regarding the Future of Classical Syriac Lexicography,” The Harp: A Review of Syriac and Oriental Ecumenical Studies 11–12 (1998–1999): 255–82.

Review article: Terry C. Falla, “Hebrew/Aramaic Index to the Septuagint Keyed to the Hatch-Redpath Concordance by Takamitsu Muraoka (Grand Rapids: Baker Books)” in Ancient Near Eastern Studies 38 (Louvain: Peeters, 2001): 224-27, edited by Antonio Sagona.

Review article: Terry C. Falla, “The Syriac Language of the Peshitta and Old Syriac Versions of Matthew: Syntactic Structure, Inner-Syriac Development and Translation Technique by Jan Joosten,” (Leiden: Brill) in Review of Biblical Literature, www.bookreviews.org 1/15/1998.

Terry C. Falla, “Problems in Syriac Taxonomy and Parts of Speech from the Nineteenth Century to the Present” in JECS (Journal of Eastern Christian Studies), vol. 56, 1-4 ,edited by Rifaat Ebied (Louvain: Peeters, 2005), 225-243.

 

 

Beryl Turner

Beryl Turner, “Analysis of the Syriac Particle ܟܰܝ.” Foundations for Syriac Lexicography IV (PSL 5). Edited by Kristian Heal and Alison Salvesen. Piscataway, N.J.: Gorgias, 2012.

Beryl Turner, “Lexicalizing the Syriac Preposition ܠܘܳܬ.” Foundations for Syriac Lexicography V (PSL 6). \Edited by Jonathon Loopstra and Michael Sokoloff. Piscataway, N.J.: Gorgias, 2012.

Terry Falla in collaboration with Andreas Juckel and Beryl Turner and co-editors Georgia Kelly and Timothy Lewis, Lexicon to the Syriac Versions of the New Testament: the Sinaiticus and Curetonianus Old Syriac versions, including Kerschensteiner’s Pauline Quotations, and the Peshitta and Harklean versions. Perspectives on Linguistics and Ancient Languages. Piscataway, NJ: Gorgias Press.

Beryl Turner, "Who Commits Adultery with Whom, and Why it Matters in a Lexicon." Perspectives on Linguistics and Ancient Languages (PLAL 3). Edited by Alison Salvesen and Timothy Lewis. Piscataway, N.J.: Gorgias, 2013.