A lawyer's commentary on cultural property law, antiquities trafficking, art crime and cultural heritage crimes, legal issues in museum administration, and museum risk management. In association with Red Arch Cultural Heritage Law & Public Policy Research, Inc. since November 2014.
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Wednesday, October 26, 2011
Keeping the Lid on Davy Jones' Locker: The Protection of Underwater Cultural Heritage from Titanic to Today
A conference on the protection of underwater cultural heritage will take place on November 3, 2011 at the National Trust for Historic Preservation in Washington, DC. It is titled Keeping the Lid on Davy Jones' Locker. It is sponsored by the Institute of Nautical Archaeology, the Penn Cultural Heritage Center, and the Lawyers' Committee for Cultural Heritage Preservation. Details and registration information can be found at: http://www.culturalheritagelaw.org/events?eventId=318316&EventViewMode=EventDetails.
[UPDATE Nov. 15, 2011: The conference was very successful.]