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Radical History Review (2012) 2012 (113): 187–197.
Published: 01 May 2012
... with these questions while mounting an exhibition on lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) history in Chicago. Debates appeared over displaying sexually explicit materials in the gallery, and whether the exhibit would encourage visitors, particularly youth, to become sexually nonnormative or promiscuous...
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Radical History Review (2014) 2014 (120): 131–144.
Published: 01 October 2014
.... The GLBT Historical Society engages in three approaches linking queer museum and archive: coordinating communities, demonstrating queer belonging, and making power plain. This article combines interpretation of how archive and exhibition correspond, analyses of museum media coverage and visitors...
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Radical History Review (2020) 2020 (138): 179–191.
Published: 01 October 2020
... show with hybrid elements, how to create digital and physical safety for visitors and volunteers in a new storefront space, and how to foreground training and organizing through workshops. Copyright © 2020 by MARHO: The Radical Historians’ Organization, Inc. 2020 white nationalism white...
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Radical History Review (1995) 1995 (62): 189–194.
Published: 01 May 1995
... of the Stonewall riots in Greenwich Village, brought lesbian and gay histo- ry into public view dramatically, inventively, even entertainingly. It is hard to overstate the importance of this exhibition which broke attendance records at the library, drawing 17,258 visitors in its first week...
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Radical History Review (2007) 2007 (99): 173–186.
Published: 01 October 2007
... and within the courtyard; an animated film; a special exhibit gallery; and a series of ramparts, vaults, and towers which visitors can climb to see spectacular views of the city and the surrounding area. To the east is the Old City, dotted with assorted steeples and minarets and the golden dome...
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Radical History Review (2020) 2020 (137): 96–118.
Published: 01 May 2020
... the national parks system and locating it instead in individual visitors’ criminalized behaviors. In this sense, the ranger is responsible not simply for protecting the parks as material environments but also for protecting the parks’ collective image as public land that is a beneficial yet vulnerable space...
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Radical History Review (1990) 1990 (48): 118–133.
Published: 01 October 1990
... the Revolution opens with spectacular showmanship. Visitors enter a dim alcove off a main hallway and sit on cushioned benches. A slideshow asks twentieth-century viewers to consider how future generations will learn about us, and then moves back two centuries to discuss the very different sorts...
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Radical History Review (2022) 2022 (142): 19–36.
Published: 01 January 2022
..., to whom I provided an outline of our plans before they were very advanced. We wanted to discuss which aspects of this history might cause pain before our visitors were confronted with the images. I believe that an exhibition provides specific opportunities for such discussions and for working through what...
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Radical History Review (1996) 1996 (64): 95–99.
Published: 01 January 1996
... points out, visitors passing through the turnstiles of the fairground were surrounded by an almost bewildering spectacle of architecture, exhibits, and entertainments. The fair invited these visi- tors to educate themselves, not by reading texts or by sitting in a classroom, but by looking...
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Radical History Review (2007) 2007 (98): 81–96.
Published: 01 May 2007
... subsumed into a larger process that is more likely to be controlled from planning and design departments than from neighborhoods.3 Increasingly, places and experiences are constructed as products in themselves, seeking to attract ever more mobile capital, workers, and visitors by making themselves...
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Radical History Review (1981) 1981 (25): 101–113.
Published: 01 January 1981
.... Like most D.C. visitors, we could not resist the allure of the First Ladies’ gowns, one of the perennial favorites at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History (NMAH, formerly Museum of History and Technology). As befits its age, the exhibit embodies an older view of women...
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Radical History Review (1997) 1997 (68): 121–125.
Published: 01 May 1997
... FROM ANOTHER SITE / 123 in ways that original historical photographs are usually not. Second-and somewhat surprising-the combination of images seems an effective way to undermine visitors’ tendency to read pho- tographs as offering unmediated truth. Art museums in particular work...
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Radical History Review (1994) 1994 (60): 89–131.
Published: 01 October 1994
...’ portraits in the second and third years of unification confronted its visitors with ”the past’’ at the very time they were coming to subjective terms with its demise, hence occasioning the (re-)narrativization of contemporary history and historical identi ties in light of an irrevoca- ble...
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Radical History Review (1991) 1991 (49): 101–108.
Published: 01 January 1991
... stylized cutouts representing male and female bodies. Along the way it asks that we question that learning process After passing through this entrance, the exhibit visitor heads down a corridor. Men’s objects for personal care are in cases on the left wall, women’s on the right. Those walls...
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Radical History Review (1991) 1991 (51): 107–113.
Published: 01 October 1991
.... A. Albertini, Designer. One of the great relics of medieval Christianity, the Holy Shroud, is located in Turin, Italy, yet Turin's top tourist attraction, even before the recent debunking of the Holy Shroud, is the Carlo Biscaretti Di Ruffia Automobile Museum, which attracts over 100,000 visitors...
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Radical History Review (1988) 1988 (40): 77–81.
Published: 01 January 1988
... buildings, now weather- beaten and boarded up, remind the visitor of these English and Irish fishermen. Information signs describe the harshness of their lives, their adaptation to their environment, their ability to work at numerous trades, their community hospitality and solidarity. The park...
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Radical History Review (1993) 1993 (55): 147–153.
Published: 01 January 1993
...-century Europe. Instead, visitors are greeted by Michael Jackson and Tina Turn- er-not exactly your typical seventeenth-century Dutchmen- along with a sign reading “Beware of pickpockets.” The first gallery features a hearty welcome from a gigantic Audio Anima- tronic figure who calls...
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Radical History Review (2012) 2012 (113): 171–186.
Published: 01 May 2012
... visitors are just as likely to be male or female and most are well-­educated, age fifty or older, and almost always white.4 The difference raises a question: Is it even possible for us to take on the history of mass incarceration for and with the public for whom it matters most? America’s Most...
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Radical History Review (2016) 2016 (124): 217–225.
Published: 01 January 2016
... ways in Chile, with well over ten thousand Chilean and international visitors a month. Together these sites offer an enormous range of memory projects, and US university student groups are frequent visitors to several of them. In this essay, I share some reflections based on my research...
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Radical History Review (2002) 2002 (84): 43–76.
Published: 01 October 2002
... newspaper the Star reported, the London Museum “touches intimately [its visitors’] domestic relations, it conjures up vivid pictures of their homes.”5 Private collectors had often played a pivotal role in Britain, where state funding for the arts had been...