The Ethics of Artefact Ownership

Who owns the past? This is a question we’ve been looking at this week in the Brown course (more details on this in a later post).

Guildhall in Northampton (England)

In response to this we had an exercise to look at the question of ownership and I took as my example the current debate going on in Northampton surrounding the statue of Sekhemka.

If you aren’t already aware of what’s going on with this you might like to read this short article….

Who Owns The Past – Sekhemka

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