Symposium: Popularized Culture, Ritual and the Making of Heritage

Date: 8 – 9 November 2018
Venue: Meertens Institute/Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

The central concern of this symposium is to explore processes of popularization and heritage formation and the role of ritual therein. The symposium will be organized in the context of Irene Stengs’ inauguration as Professor by Special Appointment of “Anthropology of Ritual and Popular Culture” at the Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam.

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