Authors: Dr Celeste Ianniciello, Dr Mariangela Orabona, Dr Alessandra De Angelis, Dr Michaela Quadraro, Professor Iain Chambers
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-28 - Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
Transformation of museums from physical places to cultural spaces provides the opportunity to re-examine and reassess histories, sounds, voices, images, memories, bodies, expression and cultures previously repressed by the historical and traditional frames of Occidental thought. Developing the ‘postcolonial’ museum in an age of mass migrations, the internet and digital
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-05-06 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
Collections: A Journal for Museum and Archives Professionals" is a multi-disciplinary peer-reviewed journal dedicated to the discussion of all aspects of handling, preserving, researching, and organizing collections. Curators, archivists, collections managers, preparators, registrars, educators, students, and others contribute.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-09-22 - Publisher: University of Virginia Press
Exhibiting Slavery examines the ways in which Caribbean postmodern historical novels about slavery written in Spanish, English, and French function as virtual museums, simultaneously showcasing and curating a collection of "primary documents" within their pages. As Vivian Nun Halloran attests, these novels highlight narrative "objects" extraneous to their plot—such as