From Entangled Vision to Ethical Engagement: Darwin, Affect, and Contemporary Exhibition Projects

Pietrzak-Franger, Monika
June 2013
Clio Medica;2013, Vol. 93 Issue 1, p193
Academic Journal
The article discusses the role of affect in 21st-century exhibitions related to naturalist Charles Darwin. Particular focus is given to the exhibition projects "After Darwin: Contemporary Expressions" at the Natural History Museum in London, England and "All Creatures Great and Small" in Warsaw, Poland. According to the author, these exhibitions emphasize the importance of affect to Darwin's scientific work and attempt to use it to promote ethical engagement with other species in the present.


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