Alternate Tuesdays 1-2pm & Thursdays 5-6pm
Seminar Room, McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research, Downing Site, unless otherwise indicated
Start of year Heritage Fair – all welcome (social event)
Patrick Boylan: (Professor Emeritus of Heritage Policy and Management, City, University of London):
‘Campaigning for the strengthening of the protection of cultural property in times of armed conflict 1992 - 2017: a personal perspective.’
Sarah Kavanagh: (Irish Government Advisor)
‘Revolution to Reconciliation: The Irish decade of centenaries’.
Helen Walaseck (Independent Researcher, London):
“It is our duty not to forget’: restoring the heritage after ethnic cleansing in postconflict Bosnia.’
Callie Vandewiele (University of Cambridge, Centre of Latin American Studies):
‘Our Grandmothers’ Looms: Q’eqchi’ weavers, museum textiles and the repatriation of lost knowledge’.
Marie Louise Stig Sørensen and Eva Meharry (University of Cambridge):
‘Update on the Bamiyan Buddhas: local and global interests.’
Doreen Pastor (University of Bristol):
‘Dark Tourism or Difficult Heritage? Visitor experiences at German memorial sites.’