What borders of belonging does heritage make and break in the name of Europe? This chapter illustrates how the border-transcending and civilization-confirming aspects of the EU's new European Heritage Label are linked to the parallel political project of externalizing the EU’s border regime. It also highlights how the latter empowers the European radical right – a political family which likewise relies on the canonized idea of European civilization.
|Title of host publication
|Heritage and Borders
|Place of Publication
|The Royal Academy of Letters, History and Antiquities
|Published - Nov 2019