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Cosmopolitan Ambassadors: International exhibitions, cultural diplomacy and the polycentral museum
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Lee Davidson, Leticia Pérez-Castellanos
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-05-03 - Publisher: Vernon Press

How are museums working internationally through exhibitions? What motivates this work? What are the benefits and challenges? What factors contribute to success? What impact does this work have for audiences and other stakeholders? What contributions are they making to cultural diplomacy, intercultural dialogue and understanding? Cosmopolitan Ambassadors first considers the
Ambassadors of Culture
Language: en
Pages: 322
Authors: Kirsten Silva Gruesz
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-10 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

This polished literary history argues forcefully that Latinos are not newcomers in the United States by documenting a vast network of Spanish-language cultural activity in the nineteenth century. Juxtaposing poems and essays by both powerful and peripheral writers, Kirsten Silva Gruesz proposes a major revision of the nineteenth-century U.S. canon
Embajadoras cosmopolitas. Exposiciones internacionales, diplomacia cultural y el museo policentral
Language: en
Pages: 286
Authors: Lee Davidson, Leticia Pérez Castellanos
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-06 - Publisher: Vernon Press

¿Cómo trabajan los museos internacionalmente a través de las exposiciones? ¿Qué motiva este trabajo? ¿Cuáles son los beneficios y retos? ¿Qué factores contribuyen al éxito? ¿Qué impacto tiene este trabajo en los públicos y otros agentes interesados? ¿Qué aportaciones están haciendo a la diplomacia cultural, al entendimiento y al diálogo
Science, Technology, and Irish Modernism
Language: en
Pages: 405
Authors: Kathryn Conrad, Cóilín Parsons, Julie McCormick Weng
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-30 - Publisher: Syracuse University Press

Since W. B. Yeats wrote in 1890 that "the man of science is too often a person who has exchanged his soul for a formula," the anti-scientific bent of Irish literature has often been taken as a given. Science, Technology, and Irish Modernism brings together leading and emerging scholars of
Contemporary British Children’s Fiction and Cosmopolitanism
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Fiona McCulloch
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-11-10 - Publisher: Routledge

This book visits contemporary British children’s and young adult (YA) fiction alongside cosmopolitanism, exploring the notion of the nation within the context of globalization, transnationalism and citizenship. By resisting globalization’s dehumanizing conflation, cosmopolitanism offers an ethical, humanitarian, and political outlook of convivial planetary community. In its pedagogical responsibility towards readers