The Newsletter 61 Autumn 2012

Critical heritage studies: IIAS summer school revisited

Sadiah Boonstra

From 5-8 June 2012, over 500 renowned scholars, researchers, students, and heritage professionals from all over the globe gathered in Gothenburg, Sweden, to participate in the inaugural conference of the Association of Critical Heritage Studies (ACHS). The organizers wanted to launch the ACHS and, in cooperation with the International Journal of Heritage Studies, establish an extensive network of scholars across the globe in order to debate and discuss cutting edge research in the field of heritage studies.