Exploring alternative ways of shaping future legacies and assembling common worlds across different fields of conservation practice
How is the uncertainty of the deep future conceived of and managed in different fields of conservation practice? ...
What values are associated with heritage structures and landscapes that are allowed to undergo transformation and change?...
How do museums and people in their homes decide what to keep in the face of mass production and consumption?...
Assembling and Conserving Biodiversity in a Frozen Ark
How does heritage work when we’re ‘Living in the Future’?
Heritage, Change and the 'Second-Generation' Phenomenon: Traditional Craft and Revitalization in Jingdezhen
Heritage Futures at the 2018 Association of Critical Heritage Studies Conference
Members of the Heritage Futures research team will be convening and presenting at seven sessions at the Association for Critical Heritage Studies 2018 conference at Zheijang University in Hangzhou, China from 1st-6th September.
If you’re heading there, come check out (at least) one of our sessions. Or follow our twitter @Future_Heritage and website for updates resulting from these sessions.
DeSilvey, C. & Bartolini, N. 2018. Where horses run free? Autonomy, temporality, and rewilding in the Côa Valley, Portugal. Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers 2018: 1-16.
We examine disposal across different heritage domains, and consider the potential for ‘imaginative decommissioning’ (DeSilvey 2017) and the possible differences between disposing in cultural and natural heritage realms.
Heritage Futures exhibition now open at the Manchester Museum
Holtorf, C. (2017). The Archaeology of Time Travel. Archaeopress, Oxford.
Anthropology of Art Research Centre, Chinese National Academy of Arts
We collaborate as partner researchers with the Anthropology of Art Research Centre at the Chinese ...
Questions of significance are of perennial, inevitable relevance to heritage conservation and management.
IUCN World Conservation Congress, Hawaii
Heritage Futures and the Futures of Heritage
‘Heritage Rising’: National Trust Canada Annual Conference, Hamilton, Canada
In museums of the contemporary everyday, ‘stories’ is a term that has repeatedly been used by those with whom we have talked.
Harrison, R. 2018. On Heritage Ontologies: Rethinking the Material Worlds of Heritage. Anthropological Quarterly 91(4).1365-1383.
Read this publication HERE.
This brief @AhrcHeritage #heritagecasestudies piece focusses on the role of knowledge exchange between and across t… https://t.co/iaC4WptvLW
Investigating Heritage Futures
University of Hawaii HILO
Forever is a luxury brand evoking quality. What do these kinds of branding do? What kinds of practices do they engender? How do they draw on pasts? Do they draw on different pasts?
Scale (space and time)
In this project, we have encountered (expanded-)heritage situations on a wide range of scales.