The destruction of Australia’s ancient Aboriginal heritage

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    Podcast: This week, we look at the destruction on 24 May of sacred Aboriginal sites in Western Australia by a mining company. We talk to Sven Ouzman, an archeologist and activist at the University of Western Australia about the most recent events and the wider context. Can anything be done to better protect Aboriginal country and Australia’s ancient heritage?

    Period3 Jul 2020

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    • TitleThe destruction of Australia’s ancient Aboriginal heritage
      Degree of recognitionInternational
      Media name/outletThe Art Newspaper
      Media typeWeb
      Duration/Length/Size24 minute podcast
      Country/TerritoryAustralia
      Date3/07/20
      DescriptionPodcast: This week, we look at the destruction on 24 May of sacred Aboriginal sites in Western Australia by a mining company. We talk to Sven Ouzman, an archeologist and activist at the University of Western Australia about the most recent events and the wider context. Can anything be done to better protect Aboriginal country and Australia’s ancient heritage?
      Producer/AuthorThe Art Newspaper
      URLhttps://www.theartnewspaper.com/podcast/the-destruction-of-australia-s-ancient-aboriginal-rock-art
      PersonsSven Ouzman