Events - Past Events
The 4th Biennial Conference of the IABA Americas Chapter
44th Annual Caribbean Studies Association Conference
Planning the conference from the Circum-Caribbean, but always having the insular territories of the Greater Caribbean on mind, constitutes an interesting and somewhat different challenge. The voice “Caribe” evokes the Indo-American origin that today identifies the region we study.
Botany, History and Culture of Cacao
A week-long course under the theme "Botany, History and Culture of Cacao" will be presented by ethnobotanist Jillian De Gezelle.
VII INTERNATIONAL COLLOQUIUM ON CULTURAL DIVERSITY IN THE CARIBBEAN
The Center for Caribbean Studies [Centro de Estudios del Caribe] at Casa de las Américas announces its forthcoming VII International Colloquium on Cultural Diversity in the Caribbean. The colloquium, organized around the concepts “Revolution and Rebel,” will take place from May 20 to 24, 2019.
47th Preservation Institute Nantucket Program
Officially established in 1972, Preservation Institute Nantucket (PIN) is one of the nation’s oldest, continually operating field school for historic preservation.
African Printed Cloth: Storytelling with Pattern
African printed cloth has a complex history. Through colonisation Dutch and British companies were able to industrialise early and mechanise the process of hand made batik cloths made in Java, now Indonesia.
The Museum Innovation Forum
ICWS@70: CHILDREN OF THE WINDRUSH GENERATION
The "ICWS@70: CHILDREN OF THE WINDRUSH GENERATION" is a public event hosted by the Institute of Commonweatlh Studies which plans to include a workshop, a film screening and a panel.
Keeping History Above Water
"Keeping History Above Water: St. Augustine" will explore the impacts of sea level rise on historic coastal and river communities and cultural resources through the lens of time. With the theme of Envision 2050, emphasis is placed on policies, programs, and projects that address the situation in the short-term (defined as 30 years).