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Prof. Manon Savard

Laboratoire d'archéologie et de patrimoine
Participates in 1 Session
Manon Savard is Professor of Human Geography of the Environment and of Archaeology at the Université du Québec à Rimouski (UQAR). Her research interests include archaeobotany, the reciprocal relations between societies and their environment, and the emergence of agriculture in the Levant. Nicolas Beaudry is Professor of History and Archaeology at the UQAR. He is specialized in late antique archaeology and has directed field projects in Syria and Albania. Since they joined the UQAR in 2005 and 2006, both have widened their interest and they have been developing together a practice of archaeology in Eastern Québec. Their realizations include the creation of UQAR’s Laboratoire d’archéologie et de patrimoine, an archaeological field school, and a number of archaeological projects and interventions in collaboration with regional institutions.

Sessions in which Prof. Manon Savard participates

Tuesday 7 June, 2016

Time Zone: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)

Sessions in which Prof. Manon Savard attends

Sunday 5 June, 2016

Time Zone: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
14:00 - 15:30 | 1 hour 30 minutes
Co-Construction and Community Based HeritageHeritage Changes the Social OrderCitizenshipPublic event
Simultaneous translation - Traduction simultanée

"What does heritage change?" is a multifaceted  question to which the answer(s) are in primary respects related to real-life negotiations among different groups of citizens, cultures, races, ethnic groups, sexual identities, and social classes about received, official and/or widely accepted or accomodated intangible attributes, cultural traditions, historic monuments, buildings, and other transmitted or revived historical legacies. Heritage designated by and for whom, for what motivations, an...