Tag Archives: Museums

Learning in Museums

A review of Non-Formal Learning in Museums and Galleries, by Alex Elwick. Museum learning is a big deal, and over the past decades, certain voices…

Spatial Discontinuities in a Museum

A review of Finding the Museum: The Spatial Discontinuities of the Mattress Factory Art Museum, by Ju-Chun Cheng. Ju-Chun Cheng’s PhD thesis is personal, intriguing…

Invisible Technicians in Paleontology Labs

A review of Invisible Technicians: A Sociology of Work, Workers, and Specimens in Paleontology Laboratories, by Caitlin Donahue Wylie. What does it take to turn…

Installation, Theatricality & Art Objects

A review of Installation and Theatricality. Thinking through Objects, by Gisel Carriconde Azevedo. “I tend to create objects from imagination, with some fragments of reality,…

Temporality in Literature & Museums

A review of Timescapes: The Production of Temporality in Literature and Museums, by Jennifer Walklate. Part 1 of Walklate’s dissertation, ‘Literary Temporalities,’ begins with an…