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UNESCO official says China making big progress in heritage protection

UNESCO official says China making big progress in heritage protection http://news.xinhuanet.com/english2010/china/2010-08/01/c_13424850.htm English.news.cn 2010-08-01 15:03:35 PARIS, July 31 (Xinhua) — China is one of those countries making big progress in heritage protection while world heritage application helps China to do better, a senior UNESCO official said in a recent interview with Xinhua. Jing Feng, director of…

Mr Cuno takes the gloves off (Tom Flynn)

TUESDAY, APRIL 22, 2008 Mr Cuno takes the gloves off James Cuno (left: all links and photos: http://tom-flynn.blogspot.com/), director of the Art Institute of Chicago, has never been backward in coming forward over cultural heritage issues and it’s all grist to the mill. But his article in the online Yale Global (Who Owns the Past?),…