In the last decade, critical heritage studies have highlighted the importance of authority in different historical and social realities. Heritage theories, however, have been chiefly formulated from the standpoint of Western democracies. While authority is a relative property, common to all state (and nonstate) societies, the extremes of authoritarian political regimes have always exerted a special influence on cultural heritage.
Call for Posters
NEW DEADLINE OF ABSTRACT SUBMISSION - NOVEMBER 15, 2017
Florence Heri-Tech - The Future of Heritage Science and Technologies Palazzo dei Congressi – Villa Vittoria, Florence, ITALY www.florenceheritech.com CALL FOR PAPERS
Florence Heri-Tech has a high-level scientific and cultural profile and aims to create an International Forum in Florence for participants to compare and debate research, themes and trends in cultural heritage science and technologies.
IPM 2019 - call for papers and posters
The Swedish National Heritage Board with partners is pleased to announce the call for papers and posters for the 4th International Conference on Integrated Pest Management (IPM) for Cultural Heritage in Stockholm, Sweden, 21-23 May 2019.
Deadline submission of abstracts: 15 April 2018
See www.raa.se/ipm2019 for all details.
Venue: Museum of London
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ICON Textile Group's annual Forum theme is ‘textiles and nature’.
The day will include an opportunity to see the newly redisplayed Museum of London 'Pleasure Gardens' exhibit, refreshments, lunch and a chance to win some charity raffle prizes.
It's About Time! Building A New Discipline: Time-Based Media Art Conservation Symposium
Institute of Fine Arts, New York University, New York
Registration is now open! Early-bird registration fees apply before January 31, 2018.
AIHA Health and Safety colleagues are organizing presentation sessions dedicated to Museums, Historic Sites, Collection Care Risk Management for their National Conference, May 21-23, 2018, Philadelphia. Conservators are
encouraged to submit an abstract dealing with a health/safety/environmental issue in a conservation project or similar idea.
Location: This workshop is hosted by UCLA Library Special Collections (Los Angeles, CA)
FOR FURTHER DETAILS AND ONLINE REGISTRATION:
Chania, Crete, Greece
The 10th Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in Libraries International Conference (QQML2018, http://qqml.org) is organized under the umbrella of ISAST (International Society for the Advancement of Science and Technology).
The conference invites Special and Contributed Sessions, Oral Papers, Best Practices, Workshops and Posters.
Details about the types of distribution please visit: http://qqml.org/description-of-the-contribution/
ENCoRE Conference Torino, Italy 23 May 2018 - Call for Papers In celebration of the 20th anniversary of ENCoRE the ENCoRE conference (on 23 May 2018) preceding the General Assembly (24-25 May 2018) will be devoted to:
The Impact of Conservation-Restoration Education on the Development of the Profession. Papers are invited on topics related to the developments in past decades including current trends.