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The Object of Heritage Conservation and Management

Start: Mar 19, 2014 06:00 PM
End: Mar 19, 2014 08:00 PM

Location: TBC

Seminar Series

Implications of Values-Based Approaches to Cultural Heritage Management and Conservation

UCL students and staff are invited to a series of interdisciplinary workshops exploring heritage values and their implications for cultural heritage management and conservation theory & practice.

The purpose of the series is to introduce staff and postgraduates to the range of heritage values related research at UCL and to foster interdisciplinary discussion. Each session will consist of brief presentations followed by themed discussions.

It is hoped that this series will form the basis of future interdisciplinary collaborative research projects related to heritage values.

Session 3: 19th March tbc

The Object of Heritage Conservation and Management

What Are They Managing? Heritage Politics

Gai Jorayev (Centre for Applied Archaeology)

The series will focus on the nature of heritage values and the broader implications of values based approaches in cultural landscapes, urban environments, archaeological sites, historic buildings & monuments, museum collections and cultural artefacts. It will include perspectives from a broad range of disciplines

such as, anthropology, archaeology, art history, human geography, town planning, architecture, cultural economics, international development, tourism, human rights, environmental sustainability, cultural politics and art.

For more information, contact Harald Fredheim (leif.fredheim.

Food and Refreshments will be provided courtesy of JFIGS

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