revillau(at)b-tu.de

Dissertation Title

Heritage as security: the use of heritage for improving security in Mexican Communities

Supervisor

Professor Anna Ammelina

Description of your research:

This research explores communities’ interaction with cultural heritage as a means to counterbalance violence that in some places has become part of the setting. Having been a colonised territory, Mexico is filled with a mixture of cultural practices that are in need of further studying in order to understand the relevance its identity, history, and memory holds within a community acquiring a link between heritage, wellbeing, and security

Short Bio:

I am an Art Historian focused on heritage preservation in Mexican cultural communities. I have worked on cataloguing art pieces in religious complexes for the matter of security of heritage protection and preservation. I graduated in 2019 in MA Heritage Conservation and Site Management with the thesis related to communities’ impact on the protection of tangible heritage. I would very much like to work on Academics after graduating. 

This website uses cookies. Those have two functions: On the one hand they are providing basic functionality for this website. On the other hand they allow us to improve our content for you by saving and analyzing anonymized user data. You can redraw your consent to using these cookies at any time. Find more information regarding cookies on our Data Protection Declaration and regarding us on the Imprint.

Mandatory

These cookies are needed for a smooth operation of our website.

statistic

Name Purpose Lifetime Type Provider
_pk_id Used to store a few details about the user such as the unique visitor ID. 13 months HTML Matomo
_pk_ref Used to store the attribution information, the referrer initially used to visit the website. 6 months HTML Matomo
_pk_ses Short lived cookie used to temporarily store data for the visit. 30 minutes HTML Matomo