ISIS and the Cultural Heritage Crisis of Syria, Iraq, and Yemen
Friday, February 12, 2016
106 McCormick Hall, Princeton University
Princeton, NJ 08542
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A one-day conference organized by The Center for Arts and Cultural Policy Studies and The Department of Art & Archaeology, Princeton University, held from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
The rise of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has caused untold damage to the cultural heritage of the region. As a result of the fighting, countless monuments have been destroyed, archaeological sites looted, and priceless manuscript collections lost.