The Future of the Past: Addressing the Cultural Heritage Crisis in Iraq and Syria

Joint Cultural Heritage Workshop: The Future of the Past: Addressing the Cultural Heritage Crisis in Iraq and Syria

16-18 October 2015, at the Koç University Research Center for Anatolian Civilizations (RCAC) in Istanbul

Organisers: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Columbia University and Koç University Research Center for Anatolian Civilizations
The conference will be held in English; however they expect to provide Arabic language translators during all sessions.

October 16 – 6:00 PM: Keynote lecture: The Absent Past: Heritage Destruction and Historical Erasure Today

October 17-18
Workshop with topics introduced for general discussion by designated speakers and panelists at Research Center for Anatolian Civilizations (RCAC), Koç University.