TITLE

'That's My Dinner on Display': A First Nations Reflection on Museum Culture

AUTHOR(S)
Frank, Gloria Jean
PUB. DATE
May 2000
SOURCE
BC Studies;Spring/Summer2000, Issue 125/126, p163
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the 'First Peoples' exhibit at the Royal British Columbia Museum (RCBM) in Victoria. View of museums as institutions holding the captured heritage of First Nations cultures; Uniqueness of a First Nations perspective on the exhibit; Notion that objects housed in the display may not be entirely defunct and antiquated; Need to examine museum representations of First Nations cultures.
ACCESSION #
5637339

 

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