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Upcoming workshop: "Diversity and Local Contexts: Adaptation and Heritage"

The Faculty of Social Sciences (Institute of Sociological Studies)  and the Faculty of Arts  (Institute of World History) of Charles University in cooperation with  the Czech division of the UNESCO–MOST Program, organized a 2 days workshop on"Diversity and Local Contexts: Adaptation and Heritage"
The workshop and publication are supported by KREAS (Creativity and Adaptability as Conditions for the Success of Europe in an Interrelated World) and REACH (RE-designing Access to Cultural Heritage for a wider participation in preservation, (re-)use and management of European culture) Projects.
Experts from Poland, Czech Republic, United Kindom and United States will explore "the relationship between urban heritage and cultural identities in their historical, geopolitical and socio-cultural dimensions" facing topics as interethnic relations, identity, homogeneity, memory and migration.
Prof. Luda Klusáková and Prof. Zdeněk Uherek  from Charles University and part of the REACH team, will contribute to the meeting each holding a speech about
"The "New" roles for public places in small towns: Bastides in South West of France viewed from Central Europe" and "Discourse on public spaces in Prague and selected little towns of the Czech Republic".
May 24, 2018, 9:00 – 13: 00; 14:30 - 18:00
May 25, 2018, 9:00 – 13:30
Faculty of Arts of Charles University, nám. Jana Palacha 1/2, 116 38 Prague, Czech Republic, Room 217 (2nd Floor)
Poster of the workshop
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