Citizen Participation in Co-constructing Narratives on European Heritage

SEM-YUFE Academy

Participate in the Working on Europe YUFE Academy! I am part of the upcoming Working on Europe YUFE Academy in September 2021, which is a series of research-centred lectures jointly organised by Maastricht University and Studio Europa Maastricht under the Young Universities for the Future of Europe (YUFE) alliance. This year’s programme will feature five […]

Learnings from a Laboratory Conference on Cultural Hybridity

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Cultural Identities in a Global World: Reframing Cultural Hybridity A Laboratory Conference Hosted by the International Graduate Centre for the Study of Culture, Justus Liebig University Giessen, Germany This week I attended a 3-day “Laboratory Conference” on the topic of cultural hybridity and identities in a globalised world. The conceptualisation of a laboratory conference might […]

CFP: International Conference on Sustainable Digital Heritage

The closing conference of the Terra Mosana project will focus on key aspects enhancing technological, societal, and organisational sustainability, such as the importance of collaboration, participatory approaches and social inclusion, digital storytelling for cultural heritage, as well as governance and legal frameworks for digital heritage. It will bring together researchers, policy makers, professionals and practitioners to explore […]

Postdoc Professional Development – Departmental Integration

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Getting Embedded within your Department / Faculty Something that Maastricht University does, that I’m unaware whether other universities do, is invite postdoctoral researchers to Department meetings! Now in COVID times, another Zoom meeting doesn’t sound very thrilling as a researcher, but have to concede that it is one of the simplest and most-effective contributors to […]

Virtually Visiting Val Grande Parco Nationale – Comuniterrae Project

Map of Commonlands, Italy

Commonlands: A Rural Participatory Path of Territorial Enhancement in the Southern Aps of Italy This week I participated in a virtual visit of the Commonlands in ValGrande, Italy. The three-day visit, focused on the Comuniterrae Project funded by Creative Europe, was hosted by Cultural Heritage in Action. Read a quick overview of the project in […]