Affiliations: World Universities Network (WUN) Understanding Cultures Steering Group UMass Amherst Representative As a consortium of 23 research universities from around the globe, the WUN brings partners together to tackle critical research issues in a transdisciplinary and international forum.  The


Heritage & Society Editor: Elizabeth Brabec, University of Massachusetts Amherst Associate Editor: Valerie Higgins, The American University of Rome Book Review Editor: Angela Labrador Heritage & Society is a global, peer-reviewed journal that provides a forum for scholarly, professional, and

Cultural Landscapes Initiative

Cultural landscapes are the “home,” the space and the place in which we live.  They reflect the people and the cultures who create them in their interaction with the natural world around them.  They also reflect the layers of the