Exploring alternative ways of shaping future legacies and assembling common worlds across different fields of conservation practice
How is the uncertainty of the deep future conceived of and managed in different fields of conservation practice? ...
What values are associated with heritage structures and landscapes that are allowed to undergo transformation and change?...
How do museums and people in their homes decide what to keep in the face of mass production and consumption?...
The profusion of things to do – on feeling ‘busier than ever’
Published in 2007, Busier than Ever! provides an in-depth exploration conducted over a year of fourteen middle-class dual-career families through whom they examine what they call ‘a society of busyness’.
Holtorf, C. and Troels M. Kristensen (2015) Heritage erasure: rethinking ’protection’ and ’preservation’. International Journal of Heritage Studies 21(4): 313-317.
Imagining the Museum of Tomorrow at Quai Branly in September https://t.co/MFTmDowv1S
University of Gothenburg
We collaborate with the Re:Heritage project at the University of Gothenburg as a partner project ...
The Lakes, deep futures and the sublime
Can the future sublime enliven daily management practice? Our fieldwork in the Lake District explore complex and conflicting futures.
Heritage futures in Interstellar
Christopher Nolan’s movie Interstellar (2014) describes a bold scenario for the future of planet Earth, but Heritage looks the same as ever.
Futures of Safety and Adventure, (Re)Enchanting the Future
Unexpected Encounters with Deep Time: Enchantment