متحف الآثار الفلسطينيّ في القدس
Keyword: 
archaeology
Cultural Heritage
Department of Antiquities
decolonization
Mandate period
museums
nakba
occupation
Palestine studies
Rockefeller
Author biography: 

Hamdan Taha is an independent researcher and former deputy minister and director general of the Palestinian Authority’s Department of Antiquities in Palestine between 1994 and 2014. He directed a series of excavations and restoration projects in Palestine, and currently is coordinator of the Palestine History and Heritage Project. He has published many books, field reports, and scholarly articles on Palestinian archaeological heritage.