Since the 19th century tourism and Western antiquarian interest has played an in uential role in the excavation and reconstruction of prominent Near Eastern archaeological sites. This lecture explores how the absence, presence and abundance of tourism continues to dictate excavation and conservation priorities and practices at archaeological sites across Turkey.
Dr Aylin Orba?l?
British Academy, 10 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AH
British Institute at Ankara