Cornelius Holtorf

Department of Cultural Sciences
Linnaeus University

Fields of interest:

  • Archaeological theory,
  • Public archaeology
  • Heritage management

Recent publications:

C. Holtorf:
On Pastness : A Reconsideration of Materiality in Archaeological Object Authenticity.
Anthropological Quarterly. 86. 2013, pp. 427-444.

C. Holtorf:
The need and potential for an archaeology orientated towards the present.
Archaeological Dialogues. 20. 2013, pp. 12-18.

C. Holtorf:
The Zoo as a Realm of Memory.
Anthropological Journal of European Cultures. 22. 2013, pp. 98-114.

C. Holtorf:
The Heritage of Heritage.
Heritage & Society. 5. 2012, pp. 153-174.

C. Holtorf:
Search the Past – Find the Present : Qualities of Archaeology and Heritage in Contemporary Society.
Oxford, Archaeopress. 2012.

C. Holtorf, A. Piccini:
Contemporary Archaeologies: Excavating Now.
Frankfurt/M., Peter Lang Publishing Group, 2009.

C. Holtorf:
Archaeology is a Brand! The Meaning of Archaeology in Contemporary Popular Culture.
Oxford / Walnut Creek, California, Archaeopress / Left Coast Press. 2007.

C. Holtorf:
From Stonehenge to Las Vegas. Archaeology as Popular Culture.
Lanham, Altamira Press. 2005