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The Resource Museums and communities : diversity, dialogue and collaboration in an age of migrations, edited by Viv Golding and Jen Walklate

Museums and communities : diversity, dialogue and collaboration in an age of migrations, edited by Viv Golding and Jen Walklate

Label
Museums and communities : diversity, dialogue and collaboration in an age of migrations
Title
Museums and communities
Title remainder
diversity, dialogue and collaboration in an age of migrations
Statement of responsibility
edited by Viv Golding and Jen Walklate
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This volume presents seventeen essays critically reflecting on the collaborative work of the contemporary ethnographic museum with diverse communities. It invites the reader to think about the roles and values of museums internationally, particularly the wide range of creative approaches that can progress dialogue and intercultural understanding in an age of migration that is marked by division and distrust. Against a troubling global background of prejudice and misunderstanding, where elections are increasingly returning right-wing governments, this timely book considers the power of an inclu
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
069
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Golding, Vivien
  • Walklate, Jen
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  • Museums
  • Community life
  • Museum curators
  • Museums
  • Cooperation
Label
Museums and communities : diversity, dialogue and collaboration in an age of migrations, edited by Viv Golding and Jen Walklate
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Crossing the frontier: locating museums anc communities in an age of migrations / Viv Golding and Jen walklate -- Part one: Revisiting the contact zone and travelling theory -- Museums and a progressive sense of place / Christopher Whitehead and Francesca Lanz -- How Lombroso Museum became a permanent conflict zone / Maria Teresa MIlicia -- On the way out? The current transformations of ethnographic museum / Ulf Johansson Dahre -- Part two: Identities, ethnicities, objects and difficult histories -- When objects of religious significance mediate power / Carsten Viggo Nielsen -- How museums identify and face challenges with diverse communities / Chi Thein Pham -- The vanishing category of "The others"? Refugees, life stories, and museums / Anette Rein -- Divergent memories for Malaysian nation-building / Pi-Chun Chang -- Part three: Borderlands and bridges: engaging audiences beyond nations -- The remote local: travelling exhibitions and new practices in China / Hen Wu -- Diverse audiences or a single target public: the ethnographic collections of Ghent University in Belgium and its interdependency with diverse ethnic and cultural audiences / Pauline van der Zee -- The Vietnamese women's museum: social roles and human rights in contemporary society / Lê Thị Thuỳ Hoàn -- Part four: The politics of belonging: art refuge and citizenship -- Sharing authority: "The art of making a difference" / Anna Maria Pecci -- Refugees are in front of our doors! Endeavours by the Slovene ethnographic Museum towards the deconstruction of stereotypes and prejudice / Mojca Račič and Ralf Čeplak Mencin -- Selfies, yoga and hip hop: expanding the role of museums / Maria Camilla De Palma -- Part five: Coming to our senses in the digital age -- The role of the museum in the digital age / Yoshikazu Ogawa, Motoko Harada and Mika Matsuo -- Migration and cultural soundscapes curating the sounds of diversity in Oslo, Norway / Hans Philip Einarsen -- Indigenous makers and the animation of digital narratives / Heather Howard, Marsha MacDowell, Judy Pierzynowski and Laura Smith -- Who were they? Repatriation and the rehumanisation of human remains in museums in Southern Africa / Wendy Black, Catherine C. Cole, Winani Thebele, Morongwa N. Mosothwane, Rooksana Omar and Jeremy Silvester
Control code
on1084443143
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (399 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781527526532
Isbn Type
(electronic book)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1084443143
Label
Museums and communities : diversity, dialogue and collaboration in an age of migrations, edited by Viv Golding and Jen Walklate
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Crossing the frontier: locating museums anc communities in an age of migrations / Viv Golding and Jen walklate -- Part one: Revisiting the contact zone and travelling theory -- Museums and a progressive sense of place / Christopher Whitehead and Francesca Lanz -- How Lombroso Museum became a permanent conflict zone / Maria Teresa MIlicia -- On the way out? The current transformations of ethnographic museum / Ulf Johansson Dahre -- Part two: Identities, ethnicities, objects and difficult histories -- When objects of religious significance mediate power / Carsten Viggo Nielsen -- How museums identify and face challenges with diverse communities / Chi Thein Pham -- The vanishing category of "The others"? Refugees, life stories, and museums / Anette Rein -- Divergent memories for Malaysian nation-building / Pi-Chun Chang -- Part three: Borderlands and bridges: engaging audiences beyond nations -- The remote local: travelling exhibitions and new practices in China / Hen Wu -- Diverse audiences or a single target public: the ethnographic collections of Ghent University in Belgium and its interdependency with diverse ethnic and cultural audiences / Pauline van der Zee -- The Vietnamese women's museum: social roles and human rights in contemporary society / Lê Thị Thuỳ Hoàn -- Part four: The politics of belonging: art refuge and citizenship -- Sharing authority: "The art of making a difference" / Anna Maria Pecci -- Refugees are in front of our doors! Endeavours by the Slovene ethnographic Museum towards the deconstruction of stereotypes and prejudice / Mojca Račič and Ralf Čeplak Mencin -- Selfies, yoga and hip hop: expanding the role of museums / Maria Camilla De Palma -- Part five: Coming to our senses in the digital age -- The role of the museum in the digital age / Yoshikazu Ogawa, Motoko Harada and Mika Matsuo -- Migration and cultural soundscapes curating the sounds of diversity in Oslo, Norway / Hans Philip Einarsen -- Indigenous makers and the animation of digital narratives / Heather Howard, Marsha MacDowell, Judy Pierzynowski and Laura Smith -- Who were they? Repatriation and the rehumanisation of human remains in museums in Southern Africa / Wendy Black, Catherine C. Cole, Winani Thebele, Morongwa N. Mosothwane, Rooksana Omar and Jeremy Silvester
Control code
on1084443143
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (399 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781527526532
Isbn Type
(electronic book)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1084443143

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