"Archaeologists Debate Whether to Ignore the Pasts of Relics "
- The New Youk Times has an interesting article today entitled:
Archaeologists Debate Whether to Ignore the Pasts of Relics
dealing with issues recently raised by Larry Stager's petition published by BAR (along with the
list of signatories and the response of the AIA) at:
I also take the liberty or reminding readers of a related statement, read by Michael Müller-Karpe
at the Workshop “The Threat to Iraq’s Cultural Heritage – Current Status and Future Prospects"
(July 23, 2005), based on an earlier draft prepared for and read at the Rencontre's General
Meeting on July 20, 2005. with editorial input from Clemens Reichel and Francis Deblauwe as well
as others: http://oi.uchicago.edu/OI/IRAQ/ws_statement.html