Heritage and Community in Asia and Beyond
Conference/Symposium: Other Cal Archaeology | October 27 – 28, 2017 every day | 9 a.m.-4 p.m. | 180 Doe Library
This two-day conference focuses on the relationship between heritage and community in the following ways: the impact of top-down heritage projects on the residents who live and work in and around the project sites; the sociopolitical process of creating heritage projects that involves different actors with competing values and unbalanced power positions; and using heritage project as a strategy of community building and social mobilization. Presentations at the conference include cases from different cities in Taiwan, China, South Korea, Indonesia, Turkey, Afghanistan, and Egypt.
Open to the public