Accepted Paper:

Inventorying intangible cultural heritage: the case of the Hellenic Folklore Research Centre  

Authors:

Aikaterini Polymerou-Kamilaki (Academy of Athens)
Zoi N. Margari (Academy of Athens)

Paper short abstract:

The aim of this paper is to present and analyze the impact of UNESCO’s 2003 Convention on Intangible Heritage on the semantic evolution of the notions of cultural heritage and cultural inventorying practices

Paper long abstract:

The aim of this paper is to present and analyze the impact of UNESCO's 2003 Convention on Intangible Heritage on the semantic evolution of the notions of cultural heritage and cultural inventorying practices. Based on the century long Hellenic Folklore Research Centre, Academy of Athens experience we will focus on studying its influence on national-international postmodern inventories and representative lists.

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Inventorying intangible cultural heritage: a new utopia?