Event Invitation: In Conversation with Prof Lynn Meskell and Dr Denis Byrne

9 October 2018

5.30pm for 6pm start

RSVP essential

Please join us for an evening of intriguing discussion.

GML Heritage is pleased to host ‘In Conversation’ with Professor Lynn Meskell and Dr Denis Byrne on Tuesday 9 October. Our guests will discuss internationalism in heritage, researcher and consultant, and the role of government and institutions in influencing heritage practice.

About the Speakers

Lynn Meskell is a Professor in the Department of Anthropology at Stanford University and has recently published A Future in Ruins. UNESCO, World Heritage and the Dream of Peacea thought-provoking account of world heritage, internationalism and archaeology.

Denis Byrne is a Senior Research Fellow at the Institute for Culture and Society at the University of Western Sydney whose most recent publication  Counterheritage: Critical Perspectives on Heritage Conservation in Asia challenges the role and understanding of heritage practitioners in Asia.

How to Attend

Time and Date: 5.30pm for 6.00pm start on Tuesday 9 October

Location: GML Heritage, Level 6, 372 Elizabeth Street, Surry Hills, 2010. Please report to the reception desk on arrival.

RSVP: Friday 5 October. Entry is free but space is limited, so please call Jane Donnelly (ph: 9318 7523) or email janed@gml.com.au to reserve your place.

Light refreshments will be served.