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Destination Culture: Tourism, Museums, and Heritage
Destination Culture takes the reader on an eye-opening journey from ethnological artifacts to kitsch. Posing the question, "What does it mean to show?" Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett explores the agency of display in a variety of settings: museums, festivals, world's fairs, historical re-creations, memorials, and tourist attractions. She talks about how objects—and people—a ...more
Paperback, 311 pages
Published September 5th 1998 by University of California Press
(first published August 6th 1998)
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