A way of life: considering and curating the Sainsbury African Galleries

Spring, Christopher James (2015) A way of life: considering and curating the Sainsbury African Galleries. [Doctorate by Public Works]

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Abstract

This statement attempts to present a critical examination of my work and achievements as a curator and artist over a period of almost thirty years from 1987, when I joined the Africa section of what was then the Ethnography Department of the British Museum (BM), to the present day. In so doing I hope to convey my evolving understanding of my role as a curator - and the theoretical contexts that underpin the choices I was faced with during this period, played out against the backdrop of the momentous socio-political events taking place in the world.

Item Type: Doctorate by Public Works
Research Areas: A. > Work and Learning Research Centre
B. > Doctorates by Public Works
Item ID: 17326
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Date Deposited: 29 Jul 2015 15:53
Last Modified: 31 May 2019 05:25
URI: https://eprints.mdx.ac.uk/id/eprint/17326

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