Themed section on Cultural Heritage in Material Religion
The journal "Material Religion" recently published in issue 3, volume 13, 2017 a themed section on cultural heritage in the wake of the nepal earthquake, the special issue is dedicated to the deceased Dina Bangdel. The section includes the following articles: Heritage Dynamics in Times of Crisis by Christiane Brosius, “Religious” Approaches to Heritage Restoration in Post-Earthquake Kathmandu by Manik Bajracharya & Axel Michaels, Authenticity and the Re-evaluation of Cultural Heritage: The Revival of Patan Darbar Square’s Sacred Sites by Katharina Weiler, Caring for Ancestral Heritage away from Home: The Hyolmo Adivasi (indigenous people) of Helambu in Kathmandu by Davide Torri and Contemporary Artists’ Response to Heritage in Times of Crisis: 12 Baishakh and Photo Kathmandu by Marlene Harles & Sheelasha Rajbhandari.
Further information is available here.
15 Aug 2017