The Antiquities Culture Wars

Thursday, October 29
11:15 a.m.


Sharon Waxman
Author, Journalist, and Editor-in-Chief
of TheWrap, Los Angeles

Antiquities are a hot topic—as collectors, dealers, museums, and governments debate who owns cultural artifacts from ancient Egypt, Greece, Italy, and Turkey. Presenting information reported in her book Loot: The Battle Over the Stolen Treasures of the Ancient World (Times Books, Henry Holt and Co., paperback edition 2009), Waxman will elucidate the complicated issues of repatriation.


Book-signing to follow.


Loot: The Battle Over the Stolen Treasures of the Ancient World
(Times Books, Henry Holt and Co., paperback edition 2009)