Public Archaeology: Theoretical Considerations and Current Practice in Turkey - Conference

This workshop is triggered by questions about the relationship of archaeology and the contemporary society and is part of the British Institute at Ankara’s broader project on cultural heritage management in southern Turkey. It is funded by the Headley Trust

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-          Public Archaeology: Theoretical Considerations and Current Practice in Turkey - Conference

30 October 2014 09:00 to 31 October 2014 17:00

This workshop is triggered by questions about the relationship of archaeology and the contemporary society and is part of the British Institute at Ankara’s broader project on cultural heritage management in southern Turkey. It is funded by the Headley Trust.

The workshop will deal with current issues of Public Archaeology in two perspectives: the changing people-based perception and understanding of the archaeological heritage, and the new context created by the rapid growth of tourism industry. It will be held at the Koç University Research Center for Anatolian Civilizations.