Benin bronzes

Why Jesus College shouldn’t have returned its Benin bronze

28 October 2021 5:23 am

Jesus College Cambridge can claim a world first. It is the first institution, at least in the twenty-first century, to…

Who really owns the Benin Bronzes?

5 September 2021 3:30 pm

Should the British Museum return its priceless collection of Benin Bronzes? For years, the museum has stood firm in its…

Tug of war over the world’s heritage

12 March 2016 9:00 am

Isis’s blowing up of the Roman theatre at Palmyra should concentrate our minds: our world heritage is vulnerable. Not that…