Getty releases publication on consensus building and conflict resolution in heritage planning

Back in 2009, the Getty held a conference on “Consensus Building, Negotiation, and Conflict Resolution for Heritage Place Management.” Although perhaps a bit tardy, the eponymous proceedings have finally been published (edited by David Myers, Stacie Nicole Smith, and Gail Ostergren) and I would recommend this publication as an obligatory read for practitioners in the […]

What will historic preservation look like in 50 years?

A few weeks ago, I attended the 7th National Forum on Preservation Practice hosted by Goucher College, which focused on the next 50 years of practice. One thing I’ve always liked about the National Forum is that it has a mix of both practitioners and academics, which helps to facilitate productive exchanges that otherwise would […]