1. Yale anthropology professor Richard Burger on the university returning a collection of antiquities to Peru: “Machu Picchu really has become almost synonymous with Peru. So we don’t want to see this as a general precedent, but  certainly you can understand that if hundreds of thousands, almost a  million people are visiting Machu Picchu a year — if our goal is to  share the knowledge that we have and share the objects, this is much  more effectively done in Cuzco than it is in New Haven.” View in High-Res

    Yale anthropology professor Richard Burger on the university returning a collection of antiquities to Peru: “Machu Picchu really has become almost synonymous with Peru. So we don’t want to see this as a general precedent, but certainly you can understand that if hundreds of thousands, almost a million people are visiting Machu Picchu a year — if our goal is to share the knowledge that we have and share the objects, this is much more effectively done in Cuzco than it is in New Haven.”

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