Politics of Exhibiting

Politics of Exhibiting (Discussion Panel): A selection of works that raise questions about the continuing influence of past social forces on methods of representation today, from early twentieth century colonial spectacles and living exhibits to present day museum archives. Join anthropologist and curator Henrietta Lidchi, Dr Nirmal Puwar and writer Catherine Hahn as they look at the issues behind the politics of exhibiting other cultures, their construction of knowledge and truth and raising questions about methods and approaches for display in the future. Taking place at on 19 November, 2014 at Leighton House Museum, 12 Holland Park Road, London W14 8LZ.