Article | National museums in a global world. NaMu III; Department of culture studies and oriental languages; University of Oslo; Norway; 19-21 November 2007 | Mapping New Trajectories: The Case of the Exhibition Frontières at the Musée des Confluences in Lyon; France

Title:
Mapping New Trajectories: The Case of the Exhibition Frontières at the Musée des Confluences in Lyon; France
Author:
Viviane Gosselin: Centre for the Study of Historical Consciousness, University of British Colombia, Vancouver, Canada
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Year:
2007
Conference:
National museums in a global world. NaMu III; Department of culture studies and oriental languages; University of Oslo; Norway; 19-21 November 2007
Issue:
031
Article no.:
011
Pages:
127-138
No. of pages:
12
Publication type:
Abstract and Fulltext
Published:
2008-07-16
Series:
Linköping Electronic Conference Proceedings
ISSN (print):
1650-3686
ISSN (online):
1650-3740
Publisher:
Linköping University Electronic Press; Linköpings universitet


This paper offers a critical review of the exhibition Frontières produced in 2006 by the Musée des Confluences in Lyon; France. Using a post-structural framework; it compares the museum intent; the exhibition; and the public reception; in order to tease out questions of authoring; representation in the context of identity formation and global culture.

National museums in a global world. NaMu III; Department of culture studies and oriental languages; University of Oslo; Norway; 19-21 November 2007

Author:
Viviane Gosselin
Title:
Mapping New Trajectories: The Case of the Exhibition Frontières at the Musée des Confluences in Lyon; France
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National museums in a global world. NaMu III; Department of culture studies and oriental languages; University of Oslo; Norway; 19-21 November 2007

Author:
Viviane Gosselin
Title:
Mapping New Trajectories: The Case of the Exhibition Frontières at the Musée des Confluences in Lyon; France
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