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  • Preservation in a World of Diplomacy
    • Abstract: The ongoing destruction of cultural heritage by Islamic State (IS) in Syria and Iraq brings to the fore a glaring paradox. On the one hand, preventing the deliberate destruction of culture now appears to hold little moral ambiguity, with such acts now regularly condemned by various governments and agencies around the world as both “war crimes” and a “crimes against humanity.” And yet, the failure to prevent IS’s campaign of destruction is a stark reminder of the vulnerabilities of culture in times of conflict, and the inability of the so-called international community to act upon the imperative to preserve. Indeed, today it appears as though the threat to cultural heritage is increasing in magnitude in ... Read More
      Keywords: Historic preservation; International relations; Cultural property; Historic sites; Cultural diplomacy; Egypt; Digital images; World Heritage areas; Humanitarian assistance, Dutch; Netherlands; Expertise; United States.; United States; Embassy buildings; Architectu
      PubDate: 2016-10-17T00:00:00-05:00
       
  • The First Heritage International(s): Conceptualizing Global Networks
           before UNESCO
    • Abstract: Monument to the Third International by Vladimir Tatlin. Model in the courtyard of the Royal Academy London. Photograph by author. Attitudes toward heritage have long been a subject of national rather than international history. Recent years, however, have seen a remarkable growth of scholarship with a global perspective.1 In this literature, UNESCO’s role has been particularly central through a proliferation of institutional histories and dis-cursive critiques, and as part of broader historicization of international institutions as transnational sites.2 Understanding the effect of UNESCO on the ground, however, remains, according to Jean-François Sirinelli, chair of the independent ... Read More
      Keywords: Historic preservation; International relations; Cultural property; Historic sites; Cultural diplomacy; Egypt; Digital images; World Heritage areas; Humanitarian assistance, Dutch; Netherlands; Expertise; United States.; United States; Embassy buildings; Architectu
      PubDate: 2016-10-17T00:00:00-05:00
       
  • Heritage Diplomacy: Entangled Materialities of International Relations
    • Abstract: Skyline of Sana’a, Yemen. Photograph by the author. This article explores both the history and future of international preservation through the concept of heritage diplomacy. In the limited space of an article, the aim is not to be comprehensive but rather open up some themes and analytical threads that have hitherto received much less attention than they deserve. Indeed, the thrust for exploring heritage diplomacy emerges from a sense that there are some significant gaps in scholarship, ones that can best be filled by bringing the insights of a number of disciplines together. Interestingly, scholars working under the banner of international relations or political science have paid little ... Read More
      Keywords: Historic preservation; International relations; Cultural property; Historic sites; Cultural diplomacy; Egypt; Digital images; World Heritage areas; Humanitarian assistance, Dutch; Netherlands; Expertise; United States.; United States; Embassy buildings; Architectu
      PubDate: 2016-10-17T00:00:00-05:00
       
  • Multilateral Possibilities: Decolonization, Preservation, and the Case of
           Egypt
    • Abstract: Penn Museum expedition house, Mit Rahina, Egypt, 1955. Courtesy of Penn Museum. How did the rapid growth of multilateralism and international collaboration after World War II (re-)constitute preservation practices in decolonizing countries? In order to overcome structural imbalances in international organizations like UNESCO, responses to this question have often argued that postwar preservation work reflected a neocolonialist frame.1 I do not dispute the inequalities that UNESCO and related institutions embody, nor do I dispute the necessity of overcoming them. But in this article, I am more interested in starting to understand the actions behind the production of such inequalities. Rather ... Read More
      Keywords: Historic preservation; International relations; Cultural property; Historic sites; Cultural diplomacy; Egypt; Digital images; World Heritage areas; Humanitarian assistance, Dutch; Netherlands; Expertise; United States.; United States; Embassy buildings; Architectu
      PubDate: 2016-10-17T00:00:00-05:00
       
  • Digital Heritage Diplomacy and the Scottish Ten Initiative
    • Abstract: Construction at Mount Rushmore of George Washington’s likeness, circa 1932. Library of Congress. Public domain. Architecture and built heritage have played a part in diplomatic strategies and engagements for centuries, from the “gifting” of iconic structures to disputes over ownership of moveable artifacts, and in recent years attention to bilateral heritage partnerships and donation of conservation expertise has further highlighted the presence of the built historic environment in diplomatic philosophies.1 Discourse on this issue typically frames heritage engagement within cultural diplomacy, a concept that has also experienced an increase in academic interest of late. A common topic of debate ... Read More
      Keywords: Historic preservation; International relations; Cultural property; Historic sites; Cultural diplomacy; Egypt; Digital images; World Heritage areas; Humanitarian assistance, Dutch; Netherlands; Expertise; United States.; United States; Embassy buildings; Architectu
      PubDate: 2016-10-17T00:00:00-05:00
       
  • Define Mutual: Heritage Diplomacy in the Postcolonial Netherlands
    • Abstract: The seventeenth-century Fort Nieuw Victoria, here photographed in 1925, was once a key bastion of the VOC in the Indonesian archipelago and an example of the kind of overseas monuments that would capture van Overvoorde’s interest centuries later. Courtesy of Leiden University Library (image code 12963). In 1910, Jacob Cornelis van Overvoorde—archivist, curator, and amateur archaeologist—was called upon by the government of the Netherlands to compile an inventory of Dutch monuments of history and art. The ministers, however, got perhaps more than they had bargained for in delegating this task to an individual described even by friends as “anything but a smooth and easy man . . . [with a] ... Read More
      Keywords: Historic preservation; International relations; Cultural property; Historic sites; Cultural diplomacy; Egypt; Digital images; World Heritage areas; Humanitarian assistance, Dutch; Netherlands; Expertise; United States.; United States; Embassy buildings; Architectu
      PubDate: 2016-10-17T00:00:00-05:00
       
  • The Symbolic Value of Expertise in International Heritage Diplomacy
    • Abstract: Restoration of Ta Reach, Angkor Wat, Cambodia. Photograph by T. Winter. International historic preservation may conjure images of teams of preservation experts on the ground working at a site such as Angkor, Cambodia, rather than in air-conditioned conference centers. Yet this privileging of the photogenic material preservation object may obscure other, less commonly recognized aspects of the international preservation regime. This includes multilateral governance arenas where policy is set and decisions are made, such as the UNESCO World Heritage Committee. The role of preservation experts in the former setting appears self-evident, needing only images of the expert, tool in hand, or ... Read More
      Keywords: Historic preservation; International relations; Cultural property; Historic sites; Cultural diplomacy; Egypt; Digital images; World Heritage areas; Humanitarian assistance, Dutch; Netherlands; Expertise; United States.; United States; Embassy buildings; Architectu
      PubDate: 2016-10-17T00:00:00-05:00
       
  • The State Department and the Politics of Preservation: Why Few U.S.
           Embassies Are Landmarks
    • Abstract: New Delhi, U.S. Embassy. Edward Durell Stone, 1954–59. Photograph courtesy U.S. Department of State. It is just possible that the U.S. State Department really doesn’t want to know its history. This curious observation occurs to me after decades of piecing together the unexplored past associated with the most tangible evidence of America’s overseas diplomatic presence: its embassies. Those buildings cannot speak for themselves, but when documented they tell a remarkable story of political and cultural aspiration and diplomatic accomplishment set amidst an ever changing and challenging landscape. One would think that knowing as much as possible about these buildings would be a ... Read More
      Keywords: Historic preservation; International relations; Cultural property; Historic sites; Cultural diplomacy; Egypt; Digital images; World Heritage areas; Humanitarian assistance, Dutch; Netherlands; Expertise; United States.; United States; Embassy buildings; Architectu
      PubDate: 2016-10-17T00:00:00-05:00
       
  • Japan and the Rise of Heritage in Cultural Diplomacy: Where Are We
           Heading?
    • Abstract: Shirakawago, Japan. Matters of heritage have increasingly become an important element in international affairs. While expertise in heritage, in consequence, has become a marketable commodity, the ability of heritage to perform a role in international relations remains contingent on the development of a universally shared understanding on what, in fact, heritage consists of or means and what constitutes “best practice” in performing heritage. Coming to this understanding has been a long historical process, and central to it has been the need to determine universally applicable criteria. This is balanced with a respect for local criteria of authenticity. In this process, as this article will ... Read More
      Keywords: Historic preservation; International relations; Cultural property; Historic sites; Cultural diplomacy; Egypt; Digital images; World Heritage areas; Humanitarian assistance, Dutch; Netherlands; Expertise; United States.; United States; Embassy buildings; Architectu
      PubDate: 2016-10-17T00:00:00-05:00
       
  • U.S. Cultural Diplomacy and Archaeology: Soft Power, Hard Heritage by
           Christina Luke, Morag M. Kersel (review)
    • Abstract: Christina Luke and Morag Kersel, both with backgrounds in field archaeology, worked for the U.S. Department of State in the early 2000s. Their book, U.S. Cultural Diplomacy and Archaeology: Soft Power, Hard Heritage investigates how U.S. government efforts in cultural diplomacy are practiced through projects that promote the preservation and conservation of archaeological sites and cultural heritage venues in foreign countries. The goal of the book is to “investigate the avenues in which archaeology is used to further US foreign relation and diplomatic goals” (18). Luke and Kersel provide a comprehensive overview and understanding of cultural heritage programs that are supported and funded by the U.S. ... Read More
      Keywords: Historic preservation; International relations; Cultural property; Historic sites; Cultural diplomacy; Egypt; Digital images; World Heritage areas; Humanitarian assistance, Dutch; Netherlands; Expertise; United States.; United States; Embassy buildings; Architectu
      PubDate: 2016-10-17T00:00:00-05:00
       
  • The Controlled Ruin: Preserving Collective Memories through Building
           Transformation
    • Abstract: At the moment most of the countries in the Western world are experiencing severe demographic changes. The population in the rural areas abandon their home villages and move into the cities. In Denmark this social migration is mainly caused by a decline in employment in food production based on farming and the attached industries. While the major cities in Denmark experience population and economic growth, the villages in surrounding rural areas face abandonment and decay. Despite good intentions, today’s widespread EU and state funds for demolition projects generally emphasize the fast eradication of cultural values under the guise of state-authorized cleanup projects. Therefore, there could ... Read More
      Keywords: Historic preservation; International relations; Cultural property; Historic sites; Cultural diplomacy; Egypt; Digital images; World Heritage areas; Humanitarian assistance, Dutch; Netherlands; Expertise; United States.; United States; Embassy buildings; Architectu
      PubDate: 2016-10-17T00:00:00-05:00
       
 
 
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