You’re a field archaeologist, you watch a looter walk away with artifacts — and you don’t report the looting. Are you in the wrong?
Join us for a special online debate as experts argue different answers to this important ethical question, live, April 29th at 11 AM Eastern.
Yes, says Prof. Blythe Balestrieri in the most recent Antiquities Coalition Policy Brief. She found many field archaeologists admit to inaction when they encounter looting, and calls for change.
But some field archaeologists challenge her and say it’s not so black and white.
Don’t miss the lively dialogue of this free event. Join the discussion by posting with #AntiquitiesDebate. What will you decide?
Moderated by Antiquities Coalition Founder and Chairman of the Board of Directors Deborah Lehr.