The third edition of the International Symposium on Heritage in War and Peace will be held under the following theme: “Tangible and Intangible Cultural Heritage through Past, Present and Future”, 18 January 2024 – 19 January 2024, which will take place in Bologna, Italy. This theme invites participants to look in greater depth at the very notion of cultural heritage. It proposes to focus on diverse aspects of heritage protection in conflict and peace, conceptualize more critically the notion of tangibility and intangibility, address heritage issues beyond planet Earth and put forward innovative ways to deal with heritage preservation and management.

The event is organized by the University of Bologna, McGill University and University of Mississippi, in collaboration with Sapienza University of Rome, Pisa University, Palacký University Olomouc and Universities Network for Children and Armed Conflicts.

Information on the event and the call for papers are available here.

Deadline for sending abstracts for papers  is 30 September 2023.