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Forthcoming Museum Studies Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Artists in the Archive

    Engaging with the Remains of Art and Performance

    By Nick Kaye

    To Be Published July 15th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Museums, Heritage and Indigenous Voice

    Decolonizing Engagement

    By Bryony Onciul

    Series: Routledge Research in Museum Studies

    Current discourse on Indigenous engagement in museum studies is often dominated by curatorial and academic perspectives, in which community voice, viewpoints, and reflections on their collaborations can be under-represented. This book provides a unique look at Indigenous perspectives on museum...

    To Be Published July 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  3. National Galleries

    By Simon Knell

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Routledge

  4. How Folklore Shaped Modern Art

    On the Uncritical ‘Other’ of Aesthetics

    By Wes Hill

    Series: Routledge Advances in Art and Visual Studies

    This book addresses key debates about criticality in art by tracing the delimitations between folkloric and fine art production that have affected the modernist, postmodernist and contemporary eras in different ways. It looks at the tendency to equate highly valued art with the portrayal of an...

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Critical Practice

    Artists, museums, ethics

    By Janet Marstine

    Series: Museum Meanings

    Critical Practice: Artists, Museums, Ethics is an ambitious work that blurs the boundaries among art history, museum studies, political science and applied ethics. It takes an interdisciplinary approach to represent key developments in institutional critique as they impact museums. The book...

    To Be Published December 31st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Latin American Museum Collections

    The Museum of Modern Art, 1994 to the Present

    By Miriam Basilio

    Series: Routledge Research in Museum Studies

    The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) is widely recognized as the preeminent institution that defined twentieth-century art through its collection – shaping our understandings of the history of art, with its hierarchies and exclusions, as they sediment over time. MoMA’s lesser-known holdings of art from...

    To Be Published December 31st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Heritage in the Muslim World

    The Politics of Placing the Past

    Edited by Vazira Zamindar

    Heritage in the Muslim World brings together writings by distinguished anthropologists, historians and art historians to take a critical look at the claims of science, culture and civilization in giving significance to places, to understand how they become visible or invisible in terrains of power....

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  8. Global Mobilities

    Refugees, Exiles and Immigrants in Museums and Archives

    Edited by Amy Levin

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  9. Introducing Peace Museums

    By Joyce Apsel

    Series: Routledge Research in Museum Studies

    There has been and continues to be an enormous growth in museums and memorials world-wide after World War Two, particularly war museums, memorials, and those focusing on historic atrocity from slavery to disappeared peoples and genocide. This volume examines peace museums, a small and important (...

    To Be Published January 15th 2016 by Routledge

  10. Taxidermy and Contemporary Art

    By Giovanni Aloi

    Series: Routledge Human-Animal Studies Series

    From interior design, to fashion, and contemporary art, taxidermy has undergone a highly controversial resurgence in recent years. This book argues that the return of taxidermy represents much more than a simple revival. It constitutes a highly intriguing and layered cultural phenomenon...

    To Be Published January 30th 2016 by Routledge