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Museums and collections seen with a postcolonial eye
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Dorothea Lange, Resettlement Administration photographer, in California (LOC)

Dorothea Lange, Resettlement Administration photographer, in California (LOC) | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
The Library of Congress posted a photo:



Dorothea Lange, Resettlement Administration photographer, in California

1936 Feb.

1 negative : nitrate ; 2 1/4 x 2 1/4 inches or smaller.
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Balance heritage preservation and progress - Malaysia Star

Balance heritage preservation and progress - Malaysia Star | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
Balance heritage preservation and progressMalaysia StarI ECHO the call by Tun Ahmad Sarji Abdul Hamid in his capacity as Badan Warisan Malaysia president on the need to have a comprehensive Cultural Heritage Impact Assessment (CHIA) for our built...
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Indigenous representatives, Gana Peru lawmakers call for approval of prior consultation : Peruvian Times

Representatives of indigenous communities and legislators from President Ollanta Humala’s ruling Gana Peru party called on Congress Thursday to approve the (RT @Karikuy: Indigenous representatives, Gana Peru lawmakers call for approval of prior consultation...
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Meeting the Challenge: Edmond Kachale on Chichewa

Meeting the Challenge: Edmond Kachale on Chichewa | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
Chichewa is a Bantu language spoken in four countries in southern Africa; namely Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. It is widely spoken in Malawi where at one point it had official status as a national language.
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Les Reliques de Dante, Kalahari San et Vaïmaca Retiennent le Passé de leur Nation

Les Reliques de Dante, Kalahari San et Vaïmaca Retiennent le Passé de leur Nation | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
Les Reliques de Dante, Kalahari San et Vaïmaca Retiennent le Passé de leur Nation...
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El Negro: Francesc Darder on "El Betchuanas" in 1888

El Negro: Francesc Darder on "El Betchuanas" in 1888 | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
Information on El Negro of Banyoles in the Darder catalogue; includes pictures...
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Museum of Tolerance Can't Tolerate "Ground Zero" Mosque: Gothamist

Museum of Tolerance Can't Tolerate "Ground Zero" Mosque: Gothamist | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
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Rare historic photo of Newman Wine Vaults interior

Rare historic photo of Newman Wine Vaults interior | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
Earlier this summer, I borrowed a collection of photographs from Provincial Historic Sites which show various interior and exterior scenes of the Newman Wine Vaults on Water Street, and the associated Newman Building on Springdale Street, here in St.
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Culture Ministry ensures preservation of cultural identity - AngolaPress

Culture Ministry ensures preservation of cultural identity - AngolaPress | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
Culture Ministry ensures preservation of cultural identityAngolaPressAccording to Afonso Valentim, the ratification of convention came to protect the heritage and awakening the population on the values of pieces of the arts.
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Museum director works to preserve tribe's history - The Desert Sun

Museum director works to preserve tribe's history - The Desert Sun | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
Museum director works to preserve tribe's historyThe Desert SunHammond received his Bachelor of Arts degree in history from Northwestern University, a Master of Arts in philosophy and his doctorate in anthropology from Columbia University in 1977.
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Isese festival set to celebrate traditional and cultural heritage - Daily Sun

Isese festival set to celebrate traditional and cultural heritageDaily SunEvery August 20, traditional worshippers of the Ogboni Saala worldwide gather to celebrate her traditional and cultural heritages but this year, the Oba Saala of Ogboni of...
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Some Looted Antiquities Return to Nineveh

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Alaa al-Din Burhan, spokesperson for the Department of Antiquities in Nineveh has announced that today (18th August) they have received 23 Antiquities that were stolen after the looting that occurred after the U.S.
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Why Haitian Creole?

Why Haitian Creole? | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
   The question I've been asked most often about the Indigenous Tweets site is this: "Why would people choose to tweet in a language with so few speakers when they could have a much wider audience by using English, French, or Spanish?
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Les tribulations de la Vénus hottentote

Les tribulations de la Vénus hottentote | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
Saartjie Baartman retournera en Afrique du Sud. Deux siècles après sa mort, la dépouille de cette femme khoisan surnommée la Vénus hottentote devrait quitter...
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FEATHERED PROPHETS & CANNIBAL WARRIORS (Neil L. Whitehead) - Academia.edu

published in - Los Viajeros y el Rio de la Plata, Unversided de la Republica, Montevideo, Uruguay.
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Works begins on Jerusalem Museum of Tolerance, despite protests

Works begins on Jerusalem Museum of Tolerance, despite protests | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
Petition to the United Nations to stop construction claims the site was once a medieval Muslim cemetery.
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Bolivia: A Week At the Barricades - Upside Down World

Bolivia: A Week At the Barricades - Upside Down World | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
Indian Country Today Media Network.comBolivia: A Week At the BarricadesUpside Down WorldIt's been a busy week in Bolivia, with major mobilizations by indigenous peoples in the Amazon, civic groups in Potosí, and neighborhood organizations in El Alto.
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Seized Cultural Property Identified in Khouli + 3 Case

Seized Cultural Property Identified in Khouli + 3 Case | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
A specific description of objects and papers in the possession of federal authorities is now available in the criminal case involving Moussa "Morris" Khouli, Joseph A. Lewis II, Salem Alshdaifat, and Ayman Ramadan.
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The Exhibitionist: A guide to the Laogai Museum - Washington Post

The Exhibitionist: A guide to the Laogai Museum - Washington Post | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
The Exhibitionist: A guide to the Laogai MuseumWashington PostThis is the seventh in a series of weekly guides to museums you might not have discovered.
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Great Museums of the World - The National Museum of Anthropology ...

Great Museums of the World - The National Museum of Anthropology ... | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
The National Museum of Anthropology in Mexico City houses one of the fines collection of Pre-Columbian history in the world.
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