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Author: Praveena Gullapalli

Who Owns Antiquity?

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By: Praveena Gullapalli

Who Owns Antiquity? Museums and the Battle over Our Ancient Heritage by James Cuno (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2008). 256 pp., 6 halftones. $24.95, ISBN 978-0-691-13712-4.   The battle in James Cuno’s book pits museums against nation-states. He argues that the former are trying to ensure accessibility to our global ancient heritage, while the […]