Art Crime Research Opportunities: 3 June 2020


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1. No, You Shouldn’t Buy Stolen Objects! With Dr. Patty Gerstenblith, Webinar, 3 June

Dr Gerstenblith, who many of you know is a top legal scholar in this field, will be speaking about not buying stolen antiquities. It will probably include the Hobby Lobby case as they famously ignored her warning on the topic.

When: 3 June 2020, 11:00 AM Chicago Time (GMT-5)
Where: YouTube (see link)
Cost: Free

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2. Special Issue: Art Law and Cultural Heritage, Call for Papers

The Brazilian Journal of International Law is inviting submissions for a special issue on topics related to Art Law. Manuscripts may be submitted in English, French, Portuguese, Italian or Spanish, with English strongly recommended.

When: Manuscripts by 15 August 2020
Where: Brazil
Cost: N/A

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3. Finds Recording Officer, Job, Bury St Edmunds, UK

Suffolk County Council is looking for a Finds Recording Officer to record archaeological objects found by the public into the Portable Antiquities Scheme database, and to foster links with metal detectorists. Interviews on 22 June.

When: Apply by 11 June 2020
Where: Bury Resource Centre, Bury St Edmunds, UK
Pay: £25,295 pa

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