Mongolian Archaeology: New Discoveries, New Concerns

DATE: April 3, 2017

LOCATION: 180 Doe Library

SPONSORS: Institute of East Asian Studies and Smithsonian Institution




DESCRIPTION

Description

The ancient cultural interactions of Northeast Asia have left a now-imperiled record in stone across the steppes and forests of Mongolia. The historical implications of the archaeological record, and the race not only to study but to preserve this record in the face of growing threats from development, tourist access, and an insatiable art market, are the focus of this symposium, organized jointly with the Smithsonian Institution.

SCHEDULE

Schedule

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BIOGRAPHIES

Biographies

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DIRECTIONS

Directions

"Mongolian Archaeology: New Discoveries, New Concerns" will be held at 180 Doe Library on the central campus.

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Doe Library

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