Call for Papers: Communicating World Heritage Values Conference

Communicating World Heritage: Research and Global Policy Ironbridge International Institute for Cultural Heritage, University of Birmingham in association with World Heritage UK Ironbridge International Institute for Cultural Heritage, University of Birmingham will hold a special international meeting to discuss research and global policy focusing on the communication of World Heritage values, 7-8 October at the … Continue reading

Call for Papers – Inheriting the City: Advancing Understandings of Urban Heritage

International Conference Announcement and Call for Papers Inheriting the City: Advancing Understandings of Urban Heritage Ironbridge International Institute of Cultural Heritage, University of Birmingham and National Taiwan University 31 March – 4 April 2016, Taipei, Taiwan In the context of rapid cultural and economic globalisation, over half of the World’s population now live in urban areas. Through rural migration, … Continue reading

2015 UK India Exchange on World Heritage: Communicating Values and Developing Audiences Digital Workshop 13/05/2015

2015 UK India Exchange on World Heritage: Communicating Values and Developing Audiences Digital Workshop An Ironbridge International Institute for Cultural Heritage (IIICH) and GOUNESCO digital workshop. Through a series of online papers innovative approaches to digital interpretation and youth engagement with World Heritage sites will be discussed from the UK and Indian perspective. The project … Continue reading

AHRC research project ‘Understanding cities in the premodern history of Northeast Asia, c. 200-1200’. University of Birmingham

Applications invited for a PhD scholarship funded by the AHRC research project ‘Understanding cities in the premodern history of Northeast Asia, c. 200-1200’. University of Birmingham Cities are claimed as one of the things that made Chinese civilisation superior to mobile pastoralist societies, but in the grasslands of Northeast Asia there were cities too. ‘Understanding … Continue reading

#OurUNESCO Debates

#OurUNESCO DebatesA series of online debates led by students from the Ironbridge International Institute for Cultural Heritage, University of Birmingham, in collaboration with archaeology and heritage students from Universities and early career professionals across the world, it is designed to provide a forum to critically evaluate the state and role of UNESCO ahead of its … Continue reading

Call for Papers: ASA 2015, University of Edinburgh

ASA 2015, University of Edinburgh The third Annual Student Archaeology Conference will be hosted at the University of Edinburgh, School of History, Classics and Archaeology on the 11th -12th June 2015. This main theme of the conference is Developing Integrated Archaeology. We encourage all students, particularly undergraduates, to submit an abstract for one of the … Continue reading

Call for papers: Trans-Atlantic Dialogues on Cultural Heritage

Call for papers: Trans-Atlantic Dialogues on Cultural Heritage Heritage, Tourism and Traditions 13-16 July 2015, Liverpool, UK Trans-Atlantic dialogues on cultural heritage began as early as the voyages of Leif Ericson and Christopher Columbus and continue through the present day. Each side of the Atlantic offers its own geographical and historical specificities expressed and projected … Continue reading