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Tuesday, October 13, 2015
International Forum "Thinking about Cultural Heritage Regimes; a discussion with Prof. Regina Bendix"

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  • Date: Tuesday, October 13, 2015
  • Venue: Conference Room 4, National Museum of Ethnology
  • Language: English
  • Inquiries: 10-1 Senri Expo Park, Suita, Osaka 565-8511, Japan
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Time Contents
13:30 - 13:45 Introduction
Akiko Mori (National Museum of Ethnology)
13:45 - 14:05 Theses from recent critical studies of heritage in Europe
Regina Bendix (University of Göttingen)
14:20 - 17:20 Discussion
Taku Iida (National Museum of Ethnology)
Atsushi Nobayashi (National Museum of Ethnology)
Satoru Hyoki (Seijo University)
Shota Fukuoka (National Museum of Ethnology)
Moderator: Eisuke Tanaka (Fukuoka Jo Gakuin University)
◇ References
Bendix, Regina
2002  "Capitalizing on memories past, present, and future," Anthropological Theory 2(4).
2009  "Heritage between economy and politics: An assessment from the perspective of cultural anthropology", in Smith, L. and N. Akagawa (eds.) Intangible Heritage, Routledge.
2013  "Introduction: Heritage regimes and the state", in Bendix, R., A. Eggert and A. Peselmann (eds.) Heritage Regimes and the State, Universitätsverlag Göttingen.