“Beyond Destruction: Practice” (March 12, 2016)

A symposium at the UC Berkeley Center for Middle Eastern Studies.

Panel 2: Practice
What role do practitioners play in the conversation about cultural heritage? The panel focuses on emerging currents within the discipline of Middle Eastern archaeology that emphasize a well‐rounded approach to cultural heritage, engaging both with archaeological remains and the living communities in which research is conducted.Who are the stakeholders, and what is at stake? In what ways do we study, cherish, create, and destroy heritage?

View Panel 1: Politics here.