Lecture series with humanist scholar David Lowenthal

3-19 September 2012

We are recording the lectures and linking to the audio files below as they become available:

David Lowenthal is Professor Emeritus of Geography at University College London. His books include The Past Is a Foreign Country, West Indian Societies, and The Heritage Crusade and the Spoils of History. Lowenthal’s multidisciplinary research addresses the relationship between nature and culture in a broad sense, including fields such as cultural geography, heritage and landscape studies, and conservation practices. He has worked for UNESCO, ICOMOS and the British Museum. Since 2001, he is a member of the British Academy.

KTH Environmental Humanities Laboratory at the Division of History of Science, Technology and Environment