Gorgias Press

Gorgias Press is an independent academic publisher of books and journals covering a range of religious and language studies that include Syriac language, Eastern Christianity, Ancient Near East, Arabic and Islam, Early Christianity, Judaism, and more.[1] Gorgias Press was founded in 2001 by George Kiraz, and is based in Piscataway, New Jersey.[2] Authors include Sebastian Brock, Clinton Bennett, David C. Parker, Andrei Orlov, Iain Torrance, Philip Khuri Hitti, George Percy Badger, Ignatius Zakka I Iwas, Ignatius Afram I Barsoum, Ignatius Elias III, Carl Brockelmann, Aziz Suryal Atiya, and William Hatch.[3][4]

The press publishes new books, but also reprints academic books and rare out of print books, in addition to several peer-reviewed academic journals.[5] In 2010, they published three volumes of peer-reviewed articles as part of a series on Foundations for Syriac Lexicography in association with the International Syriac Language Project.[6]

Gorgias Press
Gorgias Press
FounderGeorge Kiraz
Country of originUnited States
Headquarters locationPiscataway, New Jersey
Publication typesBooks, academic journals
Nonfiction topics
ImprintsTigris, Euphrates, Harp of the Gazelle
Official websitewww.gorgiaspress.com


  • Tigris
  • Euphrates
  • Harp of the Gazelle[1]


  1. ^ a b "About Gorgias Press". Retrieved 13 October 2011.
  2. ^ "Gorgias Press - Liturgy". Times News. Retrieved 2011-10-13.
  3. ^ "Gorgias Press bestsellers". Retrieved 13 October 2011.
  4. ^ "Gorgias Press Catalog" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-10-17. Retrieved 13 October 2011.
  5. ^ "Gorgias Press Journals". Retrieved 13 October 2011.
  6. ^ "The International Syriac Language Project (ISLP)". University of Helsinki. Retrieved 13 October 2011.

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