Search Results

You are looking at 21 - 30 of 31 items for :

  • Anthropology x
  • All content x
Clear All
Open access

Objects as Archives of a Disrupted Past

The Lengnangulong Sacred Stone from Vanuatu in France, Revisited

Hugo DeBlock

collecting trip in competition with the Germans, who by then had been emptying what was German New Guinea at the time at a very hasty pace. Lewis collected an astonishing fourteen thousand objects in Melanesia in total ( Lewis 1932 ; see also Welsch 1998

Open access

Sheila K. Hoffman

), Seoul, South Korea; 1 The Pergamon Museum, Berlin, Germany; 2 The Museum of Art of São Paulo Assis (MASP), Chateaubriand, Brazil; 3 and the National Museum of Anthropology, Mexico City. 4 If you have never visited or have and are looking for the

Open access


The Work of Culture, Heritage, and Musealized Spaces in “Unprecedented Times”

Christina Kreps

Challenges . London : Routledge . Eckersley , Susannah , and Gerard Corsane . 2014 . “ Memorialisation in Eastern Germany: Displacement, (Re)Placement and Integration of Macro-and Micro-Level Heritage .” In Displayed Heritage: Responses to

Restricted access

Sheila K. Hoffman, Dominique Poulot, Bruno Brulon-Soares, and Joanna Cobley

political measures. The German philosopher Peter Sloterdijk, in an interview with Le Point (2019) , even stated that the “yellow vest” bonfires had to stop after this disaster: he was essentially saying that there has been enough burning. However, on 20

Restricted access

Unpacking the Museum Register

Institutional Memories of the Potlatch Collection Repatriation

Emma Knight

the all-pervading terror during a German razzia, in which my father and many other men were arrested and sent off to a concentration camp. As far as the Kwakiutl-delegates were aware, the R.C.M.P had the legal “right” under the anti-potlatch law to

Restricted access

The Three Burials of Aslak Hætta and Mons Somby

Repatriation Narratives and Ritual Performances

Stein R. Mathisen

sermons were given and contemporary funerals arranged. This was also the old church from 1837, where the bodies of the executed men had been buried in 1854. Remaining pre–World War II buildings are very unusual in this area, where the retreating German

Restricted access

Nicholas Thomas, Adrian Locke, Noelle M. K. Y. Kahanu, Simon Jean, and Lagi-Maama

that he was also the Prime Investigator of a major initiative, Pacific Presences, that had secured a European Research Council grant to research collections from the Pacific in museums in Russia, Germany, the Netherlands, France, and the United Kingdom

Open access

Cristiana Bastos

. Although there were other groups that also came to the plantations—Germans, Spaniards, Norwegians, Swedes, Russians, Mexicans, and possibly some South Americans—they did not remain there in large enough numbers to be perceived as distinct social and ethnic

Restricted access

Emily Stokes-Rees, Blaire M. Moskowitz, Moira Sun, and Jordan Wilson

noblewoman, grew up at Fort Rupert, a Kwagu'ł village. Fluent in the Kwak'wala language, he twice married into the community. Boas, a German Jewish immigrant to the United States, helped found professional anthropology, and, because of his vocal stance

Restricted access

Kylie Message, Eleanor Foster, Joanna Cobley, Shih Chang, John Reeve, Grace Gassin, Nadia Gush, Esther McNaughton, Ira Jacknis, and Siobhan Campbell

City of Bamburg, Germany, outlines the challenges and opportunities the city experienced to ensure that regional tourism fused with the local initiatives to boost lifestyle businesses in the World Heritage gardens. Parades, food festivals, and