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Workshop: Cultural Heritage Restitution: Ethical and Legal Issues

November 20, 2020 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm


The Manuscript Migration Lab at the Franklin Humanities Institute presents an online workshop to discuss the implications of the collection and dispossession of culturally significant objects. The event will take place over Zoom.

REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED by November 18th for a link to attend. Register here: Email with questions. We hope you will join us!


Workshop Schedule:

2:00-2:10 Introductions and Getting Settled

2:10-2:40 Patty Gerstenblith, Distinguished Research Professor of Law; Faculty Director, Center for Art, Museum & Cultural Heritage Law, DePaul College of Law

2:40-3:10 András Riedlmayer, Bibliographer in Islamic Art and Architecture, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Fine Arts Library, Harvard University

3:10-3:40 Heghnar Watenpaugh, Professor of Art and Architecture, University of California, Davis

3:40-4:00 Discussion and Reflections on the Way(s) Forward


Sponsored by Manuscript Migration Lab and Franklin Humanities Institute (FHI).


Duke University


November 20, 2020
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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