Why museums are returning cultural treasures | Chip Colwell

      Published on Thursday, 30 April , 2020      676 Views     
Why museums are returning cultural treasures | Chip Colwell

  • Gulf TV, Saudi Arabia

Archaeologist and curator Chip Colwell collects artifacts for his museum, but he also returns them to where they came from. In a thought-provoking talk, he shares how some museums are confronting their legacies of stealing spiritual objects and pillaging ancient graves — and how they’re bridging divides with communities who are demanding the return of their cultural treasures.




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Category Gulf TV, Saudi Arabia | 2020/04/30 latest update at 8:10 AM
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