Volume 91, #4

Fall 2018

World Heritage and the Ontological Turn: New Materialities and the Enactment of Collective Pasts

phone: 202-994-3215  e-mail: ifer@gwu.edu

 

Volume 91, #4 • Fall 2018

 

SPECIAL COLLECTION:

World Heritage and the Ontological Turn: New Materialities and the Enactment of Collective Pasts

 

Introduced and Edited by Matthew J. Hill

Matthew J. Hill |  Introduction: World Heritage and the Ontological Turn: New Materialities and the Enactment of Collective Pasts

Christoph Brumann |  Anthropological Utopia, Closet Eurocentrism, and Culture Chaos in the UNESCO World Heritage Arena

Matthew J. Hill  |  Assembling the Historic City: Actor Networks, Heritage Mediation, and the Return of the Colonial Past in Post-Soviet Cuba

Walter E. Little  |  The Practices and Politics of Heritage in Antigua Guatemala

Fernando Armstrong-Fumero  |  Artifactual Surface and the Limits of Inclusion: Blurring the Boundary Between Materiality and Intangible Heritage

Michelle Bigenho & Henry Stobart  |  Grasping Cacophony in Bolivian Heritage Otherwise

Rodney Harrison  |  Conclusion: On Heritage Ontologies: Rethinking the Material Worlds of Heritage

 

ARTICLE:

Jordan Kraemer  |  Of Spargel and Spiegel: Networked National Feelings in Berlin

 

NEW RELEASE BOOK REVIEWS:

Blair Bainbridge  |  Valerie Olson’s Into the Extreme: US Environmental Systems and Politics beyond Earth

 

BOOK REVIEWS:

Monica DeHart  |  Erin Beck’s How Development Projects Persist: Everyday Negotiations with Guatemalan NGOs

Kelly Kirby |  Nina Sylvanus’s Patterns in Circulation: Cloth, Gender, and Materiality in West Africa

Janelle Lamoreaux  |  Priscilla Song’s Biomedical Odysseys: Fetal Cell Experiments from Cyberspace to China

David Loher  |  Naor Ben-Yehoyada’s The Mediterranean Incarnate: Region Formation Between Sicily and Tunisia Since World War II

Anne-Maria Makhulu  |  Ann Laura Stoler’s Duress: Imperial Durabilities in Our Times

Katja Rieck  |  Shahram Khosravi’s Precarious Lives: Waiting and Hope in Iran

Evy Vourlides  |  Bruce O’Neill’s The Space of Boredom: Homelessness in the Slowing Global Order

Alex Warburton  |  Eva-Marie Dubuisson’s Living Language in Kazakhstan: The Dialogic Emergence of an Ancestral Worldview

Kriti Kapila  |  Nayanika Mathur’s Paper Tiger: Law, Bureaucracy, and the Developmental State in Himalayan India