Monthly Archive: December Rese
Dr. Kenneth Lapatin, an expert in ancient ivory and gold statues, talks about the ROM's ‘Minoan’ goddess in a Google+ Hangout. His research and publications about the suspect Minoan ivory figurines prompted the ROM to reconsider the display of their own ‘icon’.
Today we are proud to report the extraordinary discovery of a new fossil deposit in Kootenay National Park.
The continuation of the story of how the British archeologist, Sir Arthur Evans, made his own particular interpretation of the ancient Minoan civilization so popular.
I pick up the story of the Ivory ‘Minoan’ Goddess to discuss why the ROM, or indeed anyone, believed that the figurine was genuine (or why she was created, if she is fake).
The ROM partners with many organizations and individuals to promote awareness about, and to conserve, species at risk in Ontario.
I’m very excited to announce that a short video about the ‘Minoan’ Ivory Goddess has just gone live!