220-word for Reading:
Barkan, Leonard, â€œDiscoveriesâ€ (Page 1-25) in Unearthing the Past: Archaeology and Aesthetics in the Making for Renaissance Culture (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2001). (Please refer to the attachment. The reading materials are in PDF form.)
Please answer the following questions to be the focus of your initial response:
How does author Leonard Barkan characterize the atmosphere when these ancient sculptures were uncovered? Can we identify a parallel experience in our contemporary world that brings forth a similar response?
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