Conference "Heritage(s): Past, present, future"

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April 7, 2022
Subject Fields: 
Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Historic Preservation, Humanities, World History / Studies, Contemporary History


Heritage(s): Past, present, future

Coimbra, 7 April 2022


Organization: Miguel Bandeira Jerónimo and Mariana Pinto Leitão Pereira

UNESCO Chair in Intercultural Dialogue in Heritages of Portuguese Influence (University of Coimbra) and Cambridge Heritage Research Centre (Cambridge University)

Location: Room 2.5, Edifício de Matemática

Based on ongoing research carried out by scholars studying and working at the University of Coimbra and the University of Cambridge, the conference Heritage(s): Past, present, future aims to explore the manifold ways cultural heritage can be, and is being, studied, connected to diverse intellectual traditions, focused through multiple topics and dimensions, and addressing various chronologies and geographies.



Welcoming remarks

Miguel Bandeira Jerónimo (University of Coimbra) and Mariana Pinto Leitão Pereira (University of Cambridge)

9h15m-10h45 How to think about heritage?

Chair: Walter Rossa (University of Coimbra)

- Isavella Voulgareli (University of Cambridge)

- Nádia Rodrigues (University of Coimbra)

- Larsen Vales (University of Coimbra)

10h45-11h Break

11h-12h30m The powers of heritage

Chair: Paul Lane (University of Cambridge)

- Hyunjae Kim (University of Cambridge)

- André Caiado (University of Coimbra)

- Stanley J. Onyemechalu (University of Cambridge)


12h30m-14h Lunch

14h-15h Heritage, development and the Anthropocene

Chair: Dacia Viejo Rose (University of Cambridge)

- Alisa Santikarn (University of Cambridge)

- Isequiel Alcolete (University of Coimbra)

15h-16h The values and symbols of heritage

Chair: Ben Davenport (University of Cambridge)

- Shiting Lin (University of Cambridge)

- Giovanna Imbernon (University of Coimbra)

16h-16h15m Break

16h15m-17h15m Spaces, mobilities, meanings

Chair: Andreas Pantazatos (University of Cambridge)

- Beatriz Serrazina (University of Coimbra)

- Mariana Pinto Leitão Pereira (University of Cambridge)

17h15-17h30 Break


Round-table: Heritage(s): Past, present, future

Chairs: Miguel Bandeira Jerónimo and Mariana Pinto Leitão Pereira

Andreas Pantazatos (University of Cambridge)

Ben Davenport (University of Cambridge)

Dacia Viejo Rose (University of Cambridge)

João Luís Fernandes (University of Coimbra)

Raimundo Mendes da Silva (University of Coimbra)

Walter Rossa (University of Coimbra)


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