Chip Colwell is senior curator of anthropology at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, and author of Plundered Skulls and Stolen Spirits: Inside the fight to reclaim Native America's culture (University of Chicago Press; March 2017).
Native American art hasn’t changed, but museums have
The Metropolitan Museum is finally showing Native art in its American galleries. This is important, but only as a reflection on museums themselves
21 Apr 2017
The Masterpiece podcast: episode three
This episode explores an ancient funeral stele, Marie Antoinette’s breast bowl, and how digital technologies are helping to preserve Egyptian heritage sites
The ancient heritage at risk from Trump’s border wall
With ‘controlled blasting’ underway in a national monument area in Arizona, cultural sites and their attendant artefacts may be lost forever