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Displays of Power: Memory and Amnesia in the American Museum

Ê Displays of Power: Memory and Amnesia in the American Museum ï Steven C. Dubin - Displays of Power: Memory and Amnesia in the American Museum, Displays of Power Memory and Amnesia in the American Museum Museums have become ground zero in America s culture wars Whereas fierce public debates once centered on provocative work by upstart artists the scrutiny has now expanded to mainstream cultural insti

  • Title: Displays of Power: Memory and Amnesia in the American Museum
  • Author: Steven C. Dubin
  • ISBN: 9780814718896
  • Page: 476
  • Format: Hardcover

Ê Displays of Power: Memory and Amnesia in the American Museum ï Steven C. Dubin, Displays of Power: Memory and Amnesia in the American Museum, Steven C. Dubin, Displays of Power Memory and Amnesia in the American Museum Museums have become ground zero in America s culture wars Whereas fierce public debates once centered on provocative work by upstart artists the scrutiny has now expanded to mainstream cultural institutions and the ideas they present In Displays of Power Steven Dubin whose Arresting Images was deemed masterly by the New York Times ex Ê Displays of Power: Memory and Amnesia in the American Museum ï Steven C. Dubin - Displays of Power: Memory and Amnesia in the American Museum, Displays of Power Memory and Amnesia in the American Museum Museums have become ground zero in America s culture wars Whereas fierce public debates once centered on provocative work by upstart artists the scrutiny has now expanded to mainstream cultural insti

  • Ê Displays of Power: Memory and Amnesia in the American Museum ï Steven C. Dubin
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Displays of Power: Memory and Amnesia in the American Museum

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422 Comments

  1. This book is absolutely fantastic A rundown of some of the most controversial museum exhibits in recent ish American history Read for my intro to museums class but honestly would recommend to anyone.


  2. This book is a set of case studies on controversial museum exhibitions in New York and D.C mostly in the 90 s You might think it is a bit dated now, but the themes and questions Dubin addresses are still relevant It should bring up extended questions that you can apply to your museum work Who are the stakeholders in any one exhibition What is the relationship between museums and the press How can your museum prepare for bad press with good PR Is there such a thing as bad publicity I think the an [...]


  3. This is a really fascinating set of essays about controversy in museums While I read it in the context of a museum studies graduate level class, it s an accessible read for non museum wonks, too Really, I d recommend it to anyone who s a fan of museums.


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