Patrimônio e história: o passado como forma sensível

Call for Papers:

Heritage and History: the Past as Sensational Form
Patrimônio e história: o passado como forma sensível

17-19 October 2011, Centro de Estudos Afro Orientais, Universidade Federal da Bahia, Salvador, Brazil.
We are excited to announce the third conference of the NWO research program "Heritage Dynamics: Politics of Authentication and Aesthetics of Persuasion in Ghana, South Africa, Brazil and the Netherlands", to be held at the Centro de Estudos Afro-Orientais in the city of Salvador, Bahia (Brazil), from 17 to 19 October, 2011.The title of the conference is "The Senseable Past: History as Sensational Form".In the attachment you will find an elaboration of the themes and topics to be discussed. If you are interested in joining our discussions and debates -- as well as our excursions to relevant heritage sites in and around Salvador da Bahia -- let us know as soon as possible. We hope to hear from you!