Title VIA Meeting: Cultural Heritage and Preservation Challenges in the New Millennium, March 26, 2002

Welcome, Christine Corey, US Department of Education, IEGPS; and Thomas F. Reese,
Executive Director of the Stone Center for Latin American Studies.
Keynote Address: Case Studies in Historic Preservation - The World Monuments Fund,
Bonnie Burnham, President of the World Monuments Fund, 12:30-1:45pm, Diboll
Conference Room
Break-Out Sessions, 2:15-3:30pm
Historical Sites, Museums & National Monuments. Facilitator: Thomas F. Reese,
Center for Latin American Studies and Art History Department, 108 Jones Hall
Monuments of Conscience. Facilitators: Sylvia Frey, History Department, and
Rebecca Mark, English Department, 102 Jones Hall
History and Counter-History. Facilitators: Heidi Feldman, Center for Latin American
Studies, and Tom Klingler, French & Italian Department, 204 Jones Hall
Diasporic and/or Transnational Communities. Facilitator: Judith Maxwell,
Anthropology Department, Greenleaf Conference Room, Jones Hall 100A
Conclusions, 3:30-4:30pm, 102 Jones Hall
Special Presentations, 4:30-5:30pm
Hidden Treasures and Special Collections of the Latin American Library, Bill Nanez,
Director; and Paul Bary, Curator of Special Collections, Latin American Library,
Tulane University
Studying Latin America: From MARI to Merle Green Robertson, David Dressing,
History Department; and Markus Eberl, Anthropology Department, Tulane University
Tulane Campus Tour
Reception featuring Los Vecinos, 5:30-7:00pm, Jones Hall Patio
Sponsored by the Stone Center for Latin American Studies, Tulane University and the US
Department of Education.