SuHRF Symposium 2022 – Cultural Heritage and Conflicts

  • Date: –17:00
  • Location: Campus Gotland Room E22, Campus Gotland, Visby and via Zoom
  • Lecturer: Professor Mattias Legnér; Dr Carsten Paludan-Müller, Cambridge Heritage Research Centre, UK; Dr Frederik Rosén, University of Copenhagen, Denmark.
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  • Organiser: SuHRF Sustainable Heritage Research Forum – Kulturvård (Conservation) Campus Gotland
  • Contact person: Anna Karlström
  • Seminarium

A seminar on war and conflicts with experts from Germany, the UK and Denmark.

Cultural Heritage has deep connections to conflict and war.This seminar offers perspectives on cultural heritage sites from the perspective of peacebuilding, the new roles of museums in acting as security providers for cultural heritage, the role of cultural heritage in Russia’s military outlook, and conflicts over cultural heritage in post- and neo-imperial territories.

Coffee and tea will be served. Open to all, free admission. Please sign up via suhrf@konstvet.uu.se.

Keynotes (updated!):

Professor Mattias Legnér
Protection and Destruction of Cultural Heritage: From the Second World War to the War in Ukraine

Dr Carsten Paludan-Müller, Cambridge Heritage Research Centre, UK
Conflict and Heritage in Post- and Neo-Imperial Territories

Dr Frederik Rosén, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Russia, Ukraine and Cultural Heritage

Last modified: 2021-02-18