Archaeology & Spectacle

The modern era witnessed an unprecedented display of archeological artifacts, the establishment and success of museums as repositories of history, and an increase in cultural tourism. This panel invites essays that explore the variety of avenues to public display/spectacle for archeological and cultural artifacts in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. For example, in Holger Hoock’s Empires of the Imagination, insight into a century of British orga¬nization of the ...

Sponsoring Organization(s) : 
Modernism Studies Association
Event Name: 
MSA 2012
Event type: 
Event
Event date: 
Thursday, October 18, 2012 to Sunday, October 21, 2012
Event Location: 
Las Vegas, NV
Abstract due date: 
Friday, February 10, 2012
Categories: 
American
Interdisciplinary
British
20th & 21st Century
Aesthetics
Anthropology/Sociology
Cultural Studies
Environmental Studies
History
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