Re-Imagining the Museum provides new interpretations of museum heritage and modern museum practices.
Through a number case experiences from the united kingdom, North the USA and Australia, Andrea Witcomb strikes clear of the concept museums are constantly 'conservative' to signify they've got an extended historical past of attractive with pop culture and addressing various audiences. She argues that museums are key mediators among excessive and pop culture and among govt, media practitioners, cultural policy-makers and museums execs.
Analyzing hyperlinks among museums and the media, taking a look at the function of museums in towns, and discussing the results on museums of cultural policies, Re-Imagining the Museum presents a necessary software within the examine of museum practice.
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