Worlds of Cultural Heritage(s): history and politics

Country: Portugal

City: Coimbra

Abstr. due: 31.07.2018

Dates: 07.02.19 — 08.02.19

Area Of Sciences: History and archeology;

Organizing comittee e-mail: worldsofheritages@gmail.com

Organizers: Universidade de Coimbra

 

Worlds of Cultural Heritage(s) aims to contribute to the ongoing international debates about the history and politics of cultural heritage. Addressing the most vital conceptual and methodological critical assessments of the ways in which Cultural Heritage Studies can evolve as a discipline and dialogue with others, the conference aspires to provide a global empirical engagement with the history of its languages and programs, but also with its place in international agendas.

GUIDELINE TOPICS

  • The history of heritage politics and policies: national and international
  • Pre-colonial/colonial/post-colonial heritage(s)
  • The globalization of heritage: past, present, future
  • Critical Heritage Studies: challenges and opportunities
  • Heritage, sustainability and development
  • Heritage cultures: genealogies, dynamics, infuences
  • Heritage and tourism
  • The language of heritage: taxonomies and methodologies

 

Conference Web-Site: https://networks.h-net.org/node/73374/announcements/1658703/worlds-cultural-heritages-history-and-politics