Mapping New Trajectories

Viviane Gosselin
Centre for the Study of Historical Consciousness, University of British Colombia, Vancouver, Canada

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Linköping Electronic Conference Proceedings 31:11, s. 127-138

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Publicerad: 2008-07-16


ISSN: 1650-3686 (tryckt), 1650-3740 (online)


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.


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