Public discussion: The Future of Jerusalem’s Past

In cooperation with the Van Leer Jerusalem Institute, Emek Shaveh held a conference in June 2014 on the subject “The Future of Jerusalem’s Past: Management of Ancient Sites in the Current Political Climate”.

Chair: Dr Anat Lapidot-Firilla, Van Leer Jerusalem Institute


• Prof. Alona Nitzan-Shiftan, Technion—Israel Institute of Technology, Experiencing Antiquities: History, Space and Political Disciplining

• Prof. Rafael Greenberg, Tel Aviv University, Pause, Restart: The Urgent Need to Reboot Jerusalem’s Archaeology

• Dr. Osama Hamdan, Al-Quds University, The Management of Cultural Heritage: Ownership and Local Community

• Mr. Meron Rapoport, Journalist, Separate Past, Common Present  

To watch the conference with simultaneous translation into English, please see the link below (Youtube):

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