The Original Gilgamesh
Published 01 Oct 2010. Tags: books, history, language, old-dead-white-guys.
A fragment of the Epic of Gilgamesh, as read aloud in the original Akkadian by Antoine Cavigneaux.
It seems that there’s some scholarly debate over the specifics of cadence and pronunciation, but based on what we know this is about as good as it gets.
(via Open Culture)