Laura Demeter
IMT School for Advanced Studies Lucca
04. Oktober 2016 - 28. Oktober 2016

Laura is currently a PhD Candidate in the field of Management and Development of Cultural Heritage at IMT Institute for Advanced Studies Lucca, Italy. She is conducting her research on the Critical Assessment of Mechanisms of Heritisation of the Communist Past, by analysing contested case studies for preservation in Bucharest and Berlin. Her areas of interests range from mechanisms of heritigisation, value creation, preservation, conservation, museum studies, to memory and identity building discourses, Communism and Eastern Europe.

She receveid her Master’s Degree in World Heritage Studies (UNESCO) at the Brandenburg University in Cottbus Germany, Bachelor Degree in Arts and Italian at the Ruhr-University in Bochum, Germany and the Diploma Degree in History at the Bucharest University, Romania