Symposium: ACT Region Heritage: The Politics of Heritage: The Art of the Possible
19th August 2017, Canberra, Australia
DATE: 19/8/2017
“Key note speaker Professor Tim Winter, Deakin University will present: Heritage Diplomacy: the art of the possible, exploring the significant shifts occurring in the international heritage and conservation arena.

Others speakers will present of a wide diversity of topics on the theme: Politics of Heritage: the art of the possible, which considers  possibilities for cultural heritage in a city designed for democracy and diplomacy and political action, in a world of multiple stakeholders, where real and virtual borders transect our region and where digital technology is rewriting the rules of engagement between politicians, citizens and trusted cultural institutions ... Sub-themes are: Connecting the Dots in Heritage:gaps across statutory systems;
Negotiating Outcomes for Heritage; Crossing Borders:sharing heritage objects and idea[l]s.”

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