Efforts to Protect Egypt’s historic Fabric: An Overviewby: Andrew McClungunrest<br />
Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Pedestrians, Military, Egyptologists<br />
Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Pedestrians, Military, Egyptologists<br />Multiple sources verify that…<br />
Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Pedestrians,Military, Egyptologists<br />Multiple sources verify that…<br ...
Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Pedestrians, Military, Egyptologists<br />Multiple sources verify that the...
Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Pedestrians, Military, Egyptologists<br />Multiple sources verify that the...
Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Pedestrians, Military, Egyptologists<br />Hawas claims that each one of Eg...
Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Pedestrians, Military, Egyptologists<br />Egyptologists are using… <br />
Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Pedestrians, Military, Egyptologists<br />Egyptologists are using… <br />
Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Pedestrians, Military, Egyptologists<br />Egyptologists are using… <br /> ...
Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Pedestrians, Military, Egyptologists<br />Egyptologists are using… <br /> ...
Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Pedestrians, Military, Egyptologists<br />Egyptologists are using… <br /> ...
Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Pedestrians, Military, Egyptologists<br />
Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Pedestrians, Military, Egyptologists<br />Representatives of the Facebook ...
Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />A researcher on the ground in Egypt uses a landline phone to report lootin...
Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />A researcher on the ground in Egypt uses a landline phone to report lootin...
Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />A researcher on the ground in Egypt uses a landline phone to report lootin...
Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Conclusion:<br />
Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Conclusion:<br />Chapter 7, The Clock of the Long Now<br />
Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Conclusion:<br />Chapter 7, The Clock of the Long Now<br />Fashion/art<br />
Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Conclusion:<br />Chapter 7, The Clock of the Long Now<br />Fashion/art<br ...
Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Conclusion:<br />Chapter 7, The Clock of the Long Now<br />Fashion/art<br ...
Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Conclusion:<br />Chapter 7, The Clock of the Long Now<br />Fashion/art<br ...
Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Conclusion:<br />Chapter 7, The Clock of the Long Now<br />Fashion/art<br ...
Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Conclusion:<br />Chapter 7, The Clock of the Long Now<br />Fashion/art<br ...
Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Conclusion:<br />Chapter 7, The Clock of the Long Now<br />Fashion/art<br ...
Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Sources Consulted:<br />Than, Ker. “Egypt Treasures Looted, but Public Str...
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Egypt Protests - Citizens Protect Hisotric Sites

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Amidst protesting in Egypt a civic-consciousness took hold of Egyptian citizens, and in addition to voicing for political change, they voiced to protect their heritage. Groups formed human walls around monuments. Technology played a key role in these efforts -- one more way the internet revolutionizes OUR lives.

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Egypt Protests - Citizens Protect Hisotric Sites

  1. 1. Efforts to Protect Egypt’s historic Fabric: An Overviewby: Andrew McClungunrest<br />
  2. 2. Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Pedestrians, Military, Egyptologists<br />
  3. 3. Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Pedestrians, Military, Egyptologists<br />Multiple sources verify that…<br />
  4. 4. Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Pedestrians,Military, Egyptologists<br />Multiple sources verify that…<br />“…local youths organized themselves into groups that directed traffic, protected neighborhoods, and guarded public buildings such as the Library of Alexandria.”<br /> - Than, Ker. “Egypt Treasures Looted, but Public Strikes Back”. National Geographic News, 01/31/2011.<br />
  5. 5. Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Pedestrians, Military, Egyptologists<br />Multiple sources verify that the Cairo Museum was looted and…<br />
  6. 6. Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Pedestrians, Military, Egyptologists<br />Multiple sources verify that the Cairo Museum was looted and…<br />“…ZahiHawas, secretary general of Egypt’s Supreme Council on Antiquities…fought the mobs to reach the museum, gathered students and others protesting in the streets and rallied them to the building.”<br />- Vastag, Brian. “Amid protests and looting, officials work to preserve Egypt’s <br /> treasures”. Washington Post, 01/30/2011.<br />
  7. 7. Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Pedestrians, Military, Egyptologists<br />Hawas claims that each one of Egypt’s twenty-four museums is now protected by the army, but because Egypt is such an archeologically rich country, efforts to protect its historic fabric remain ongoing.<br />
  8. 8. Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Pedestrians, Military, Egyptologists<br />Egyptologists are using… <br />
  9. 9. Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Pedestrians, Military, Egyptologists<br />Egyptologists are using… <br />
  10. 10. Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Pedestrians, Military, Egyptologists<br />Egyptologists are using… <br /> …to find eyewitness <br /> accounts of what is<br /> happening on the<br /> ground, and also…<br />
  11. 11. Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Pedestrians, Military, Egyptologists<br />Egyptologists are using… <br /> …to find eyewitness <br /> accounts of what is<br /> happening on the<br /> ground, and also…<br />
  12. 12. Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Pedestrians, Military, Egyptologists<br />Egyptologists are using… <br /> …to find eyewitness <br /> accounts of what is<br /> happening on the<br /> ground, and also…<br /> …to assess the damage <br />of historic sites.<br />
  13. 13. Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Pedestrians, Military, Egyptologists<br />
  14. 14. Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Pedestrians, Military, Egyptologists<br />Representatives of the Facebook group –Restore + Save the Egyptian Museum – are working with the Egyptian Army to help protect sites. Here’s how:<br />
  15. 15. Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />A researcher on the ground in Egypt uses a landline phone to report looting of an historic site to a colleague out of country.<br />
  16. 16. Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />A researcher on the ground in Egypt uses a landline phone to report looting of a historic site to a colleague out of country.<br />The person receiving the call then uses online resources, such as Google Earth, to look up the GPS Coordinates of the historic site in question.<br />
  17. 17. Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />A researcher on the ground in Egypt uses a landline phone to report looting of a historic site to a colleague out of country.<br />The person receiving the call then uses online resources, such as Google Earth, to look up the GPS Coordinates of the historic site in question.<br />The researcher in Egypt then relays the GPS coordinates to the Egyptian Army.<br />
  18. 18. Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Conclusion:<br />
  19. 19. Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Conclusion:<br />Chapter 7, The Clock of the Long Now<br />
  20. 20. Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Conclusion:<br />Chapter 7, The Clock of the Long Now<br />Fashion/art<br />
  21. 21. Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Conclusion:<br />Chapter 7, The Clock of the Long Now<br />Fashion/art<br />Commerce<br />
  22. 22. Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Conclusion:<br />Chapter 7, The Clock of the Long Now<br />Fashion/art<br />Commerce<br />Infrastructure<br />
  23. 23. Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Conclusion:<br />Chapter 7, The Clock of the Long Now<br />Fashion/art<br />Commerce<br />Infrastructure<br />Governance<br />
  24. 24. Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Conclusion:<br />Chapter 7, The Clock of the Long Now<br />Fashion/art<br />Commerce<br />Infrastructure<br />Governance<br />Culture<br />
  25. 25. Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Conclusion:<br />Chapter 7, The Clock of the Long Now<br />Fashion/art<br />Commerce<br />Infrastructure<br />Governance<br />Culture<br />Nature<br />
  26. 26. Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Conclusion:<br />Chapter 7, The Clock of the Long Now<br />Fashion/art<br />Commerce<br />Infrastructure<br />Governance<br />Culture<br />Nature<br />
  27. 27. Efforts to Protect Egypt’s Historic Fabric<br />Sources Consulted:<br />Than, Ker. “Egypt Treasures Looted, but Public Strikes Back.” National Geographic News, 01/31/2011.<br />Vastag, Brian. “Amid protests and looting, officials work to preserve Egypt’s treasures.” Washington Post, 01/30/2011.<br />Hammond, Joseph. “Egyptian City Of Alexandria Prepares For Fresh Protests.” Radio Free Europe, Radio Liberty, 02/10/2011.<br />Videos:<br />http://www.rferl.org/content/egypt_protests_alexandria_february_11/2305396.html<br />http://www.bibalex.org/Attachments/BA_Player2.html<br />http://blogs.nationalgeographic.com/blogs/news/chiefeditor/2011/01/ancient-treasures-looted-destroyed-in-egypt.html<br />

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