C12.15 Geography of Tourism, Leisure, and Global Change / C12.33 Political Geography

Session: Dark Tourism, Heritage and War

Chairpersons: Carolin Funck, Tim Coles, Elena dell’Agnese

Dark industrial heritage: The commemoration of victims at places of forced labor in subsidiary camps of the Dachau Concentration Camp System          

Rudi Hartmann, Department of Geography and Environmental Sciences, University of Colorado Denver

 

Uncomfortable landscapes of an industrial past: German WW II arms production sites in a contemporary heritage context         

Dietrich Soyez, University of Cologne

 

The Western Front: War heritage, contested interpretations and dark tourism       

Stephen Miles, University of Glasgow