Preserving Cultural Heritage in Conflict
Sunday, January 17, 2016 - 2:00pm

University of Denver Sturm Hall Room 453
2000 East Asbury Avenue
Denver, CO 80208
United States

A lecture by Erik DeMarche of D.E.P.A.S. (Dickinson Excavation Project and Survey)

All forms of cultural heritage, whether they are mobile or immobile, tangible or intangible are threatened by conflict. This talk examines methods that can be taken to preserve mobile tangible cultural heritage from the deleterious effects of conflict using World War II as a case study.

Erik is a field archaeologist and surveyor with experience in Greece, Turkmenistan, and the Americas. He attended Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania and University College London in Qatar. His primary interests include Mycenaean archaeology and archaeology endangered by conflict.

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