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2021

August

Emancipation Day Matters?

August 2, 2021 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm [AST -04:00]

Joint the conversation on why Emancipation Day matters via the UWI Museum Youtube Livestream: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RiumCVuxmH0

May

Hidden Histories: Research, Representation and Reinterpretation at Caribbean Historic Sites

May 6, 2021 - 11:00am to 12:30pm [AST -04:00]

Join us for the third seminar in the Institute of Historical Research (IHR) Series The World in a Historic House: Global Connections and Collections. Dr.

April

Local Voices

April 27, 2021 - 9:00am to April 28, 2021 - 1:30pm [AST -04:00]

This two-day multilingual interdisciplinary virtual workshop aims at building the foundation for a community of Caribbean experts in archaeology, museology and related disciplines, indigenous leaders and governmental agencies.

A Holistic Approach to Heritage Conservation in the Greater Caribbean: Case Studies from Jamaica

April 15, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm [AST -04:00]

Afro-Cuban Legacies: Visual Arts, Literature, Theatre, Music, and Religion

April 7, 2021 - 8:00am to April 10, 2021 - 9:00pm [AST -04:00]

Afro-Cuban Legacies: Visual Arts, Literature, Theatre, Music, and Religion will be an international high impact interdisciplinary conference, bringing to MU six leading contemporary Cuban artists.

March

Cultural Policy & the Creative Economy

March 31, 2021 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm [AST -04:00]

You are invited to join us for the second talk in the Department of Cultural Studies' virtual series on "Cultural Policy and the Creative Economy" scheduled for Wednesday, March 31, 2021, from 5.00-8.00 p.m. (see Zoom link below).

 

International Day of Remembrance of Slavery victims and the Transatlantic Slave Trade Policy Dialogue on Culture in times of crisis: role of cultural, heritage, and tourism sectors in building forward better post-COVID19

March 20, 2021 - 10:30am

International Day of Remembrance of Slavery victims and the Transatlantic Slave Trade 

 

Policy Dialogue on 

Culture in times of crisis: role of cultural, heritage, and tourism sectors in building forward better post-COVID19  

Slavery and its Legacies at Historic Sites: Memory, Repair and Descendant Engagement

March 18, 2021 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm [AST -04:00]

Speakers:

February

Introductory Roundtable: The research landscape

February 18, 2021 - 3:00pm
Event type
Seminar
Series
The World in a Historic House: global connections and collections
Address
Online- via Zoom
Speakers

Willemstad, a World Heritage site: A challenge to preserve its built heritage

February 17, 2021 - 4:00pm

In his presentation Michael Newton will present the state of affairs and difficulties to preserve monuments in World Heritage City Willemstad. A challenge for both monument owners and authorities with monument protection in their portfolio.

For more information click here.

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