Dr Laurajane Smith is Reader of Heritage Studies at the University of York. She has authored: Archaeological Theory and the Politics of Cultural Heritage (2004); Uses of Heritage (2006); and co-authored (with Emma Waterton) of Heritage, Communities and Archaeology. She has edited Cultural Heritage: Critical Concepts in Media and Cultural Studies (2007), and co-edited Intangible Heritage (2009), Issues in Management Archaeology (1996), Women in Archaeology (1993), Aboriginal Involvement in Parks and Protected Areas (1992). She is also editor of the International Journal of Heritage Studies.Dr Emma Waterton holds an RCUK Academic Fellowship in Heritage and Public History, Keele University. Publications include the co-authored volume (with Laurajane Smith) Heritage, Communities and Archaeology (Duckworth 2009) and the co-edited volume (with Steve Watson) Culture, Heritage and Representations (Ashgate forthcoming). She is also assistant editor of the International Journal of Heritage Studies.