Guest lecture at University of Virginia: 'Dealing with Difficult Pasts: public history in deeply divided societies'

Purdue, O. (Invited speaker), Bryan, D. (Invited speaker)

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Description

Using Northern Ireland and Charlottesville, Virginia, as case studies, this talk explored the role that representations and uses of the past can play in societies where deeply divided pasts continue to resonate. It also looked at the role of cultural museums in confronting and dealing with these divisions.
Period2019
Held atUniversity of Virginia, United States, Virginia
Degree of RecognitionInternational