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Archaeology, the anti-looting

I spoke at Ursinus College outside Philadelphia last week on my book Stealing History and was struck by how its basic message still resonates. That message is that the illicit antiquities trade is compromising our ability to learn more about the story of humanity. No matter how much the dealers’ lobby and collecting museums try […]

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Posted in Content on October 29, 2019

I’ll be back…

I’m on a bit of hiatus these days from magazine writing due to some public speaking engagements, which are a great pleasure but more time-consuming than you might think, and I’m finishing a degree at Georgetown University. But I’ll be back soon — two articles on Peru are coming out soon in Archaeology.

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Posted in Content on October 20, 2019

Lecture in Philadelphia

I’ll be speaking on Stealing History and the illicit antiquities trade at the Berman Museum of Art, at Ursinus College in Collegeville, Penn., near Philadelphia, on Thursday, October 24, 2019, at 5:45 pm. Come on down!

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Event Date: October 24, 2019 | Posted in Content on October 20, 2019

Book Launch in Boston

I’ll be speaking at the University of Massachusetts Club, One Beacon Street, in Boston, on October 3, 2019, on Coming of Age in a Hardscrabble World, at 5:30 p.m., with my co-editor Nancy Atwood.

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Event Date: October 3, 2019 | Posted in Events on June 4, 2019