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Camilo Contreras

El Colegio de la Frontera Norte
Participates in 1 Session

Member of TICCIH international Founding Member of Patrimonio Industrial de México. Conservación, Estudios, Divulgación Professor-Researcher of the Department of Cultural Studies of El Colegio de la Frontera Norte Publications: Contreras, C, 2017, Construcción del patrimonio: la movilización de la memoria colectiva en localidades mineras de Coahuila, México, Intervención. Revista Internacional de Conservación, Restauración y Museología. Año 8, núm. 16 julio-diciembre pp. 70-81. Contreras, C., Martínez, E. y Palacios, L.. (2016). Aproximaciones al patrimonio industrial de Nuevo León. Monterrey: CONARTE Contreras, C. (coord.). (2015). Ladrillos, fierros y memoria. México: El Colegio de la Frontera Norte. Contreras, C. (2015). El paisaje como integrador del patrimonio industrial. En Ladrillos, fierros y memoria(253-275). México: El Colegio de la Frontera Norte.

Sessions in which Camilo Contreras participates

Tuesday 30 August, 2022

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Sessions in which Camilo Contreras attends

Sunday 28 August, 2022

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5:00 PM
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM | 2 hours

Wednesday 31 August, 2022

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5:30 PM
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM | 1 hour 30 minutes

In this lecture, I would like to talk about deindustrialised communities, heritage and memory in the context of right-wing populism. Drawing on studies of memory and heritage, I argue that right-wing populists have cornered the market on talking about the past of deindustrialised communities. They have successfully misrepresented this rich and complex history to fuel rage, resentment, fear and reactionary nostalgia. Indeed, ‘the past’, and in particular the industr...

Thursday 1 September, 2022

Time Zone: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
11:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM | 1 hour 30 minutes

The use of industrial heritage is a profoundly important factor in the process of creating a sustainable economic, social, and political future for many communities occupying industrial heritage landscapes. More than ever we recognize the need for such communities to be capable of shaping and expressing their heritage in different forms in the context of current events and issues, and in doing so to inform both contemporary decision-making as well as the way their industrial heritage is re...

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1:30 PM
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM | 1 hour 30 minutes

This lecture will argue that the landscapes of industrial heritage that can be found in different parts of the world are directly related to the place-specific trajectories of deindustrialization. In other words: the different ways in which deindustrialization impacts on local communities has a direct bearing on the emergence of forms of industrial heritage. I will differentialte between deindustrialization paths and related industrial heritage regimes in a) Anglo-...