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Culture in Motion: Practice in Contemporary International Development

Conference organized by the Arts, Culture, Communities in International Development

Date: December 1-2, 2006
Location: The New School


Culture in Motion was a two day cartographical attempt to reveal a small fraction of the rich and complex patchwork of culture, development and international affairs and to explore and facilitate a continuation of ideas and actions that contribute to cultural development particularly as it affects everyday life. Three sessions were held: Culture and Economics, Cultural Heritage: Preservation & / or Tourism, and Cultural Development methodoloty/Policy. Abby Suckle presented DowntownNOW: a case study in cultural mapping.