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Mark Watson

Deputy Head of Industrial Heritage
Historic Environment Scotland
Participe à 2 sessions

Born in Dundee, Scotland, Mark took degrees in History (Oxford) and Industrial Archaeology in Ironbridge (Birmingham), worked in museums and then joined what is now Historic Environment Scotland, managing change to historic buildings and conservation areas across Scotland. He wrote the nomination for New Lanark’s inclusion in the UNESCO World Heritage List (inscribed 2001) and part of that for the Forth Bridge (2015). He has provided ICOMOS desk reviews of World Heritage nominations and carried out one field assessment. In at the start of two Europa Nostra award-winning projects, (Knockando and Stanley Mills in Scotland) he is currently the UK national rep for The International Committee for the Conservation of the Industrial Heritage (TICCIH) and researches textile mill history, architecture, adaptive re-use and industrial heritage. He is collaborating on the TICCIH global thematic study on Textile Industries. "The Heritage of the Textile Industry" by Heike Oevermann, Bartosz M Walczak and Mark Watson (2022), available online: http://repozytorium.p.lodz.pl/handle/11652/4237

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Sessions auxquelles Mark Watson participe

Jeudi 1 Septembre, 2022

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Vendredi 2 Septembre, 2022

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Sessions auxquelles Mark Watson assiste

Dimanche 28 Août, 2022

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5:00 PM

Mardi 30 Août, 2022

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Mercredi 31 Août, 2022

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3:15 PM
3:15 PM - 5:00 PM | 1 heure 45 minutes

Ce tour propose une excursion sur un pont privatisé du bateau-mouche de Montréal; une visite commentée ludique permet de découvrir quelques hauts-lieux du paysage industriel de la ville depuis le fleuve Saint-Laurent. La visite est tarifée pour couvrir les frais supplémentaires; le tarif inclut l'accès au bateau-mouche, l'excursion et une boisson.Le départ se fera à pied depuis le lieu d...

5:30 PM
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM | 1 heure 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...

Prof. Laurajane Smith

Conférencier.ère

Jeudi 1 Septembre, 2022

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12:30 PM
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM | 1 heure

Meet the authors Heike Oevermann and Mark Watson, who together with Bartosz Walczak completed the TICCCIH comparative thematic study: “The Heritage of the Textile Industry” (Lodz, 2022),It may be downloaded free here: The Heritage of the Textile Industry (lodz.pl) or

3:30 PM
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM | 2 heures

Le quartier Centre-Sud est un ancien quartier industriel et ouvrier ; son patrimoine est riche et unique. La visite permettra de découvrir, entre autres, l’usine Macdonald Tobacco et la confiserie Raymond, les anciens logements ouvriers typiques du quartier, et les réutilisations d’anciens bâtiments à des fins culturelles et communautaires. L’activité débutera au métro Frontenac et se terminera par une visite à l’Écomusée du fie...

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Vendredi 2 Septembre, 2022

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9:00 AM
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM | 1 heure 30 minutes
1:00 PM
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM | 1 heure 30 minutes
3:30 PM
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM | 1 heure 30 minutes

In the refusal of people in communities abandoned by industrial capital to abandon their own places, we can read an implicit critique of the mobility and unaccountability of capital, raised by those who were once inside (however tenuously or uncomfortably) and now find themselves marginalized, “left behind.” The desire to catch up again, whether through attracting new investment or transvaluing abandoned sites as tourist attractions, makes this an essentially conservative critique that is ...

Cathy Stanton

Conférencier.ère