ead five Essential essays listed under Lecture 6 Learning Materials ( see attachments
choose only five of them) and perform independent research on the term “decolonization.” Then, post in no less than 400 words, an overview of the issue of decolonization in relation to museums. Be sure to mention at least two of the case studies listed below in your summary. Be sure to define decolonization very clearly, e.g. What is it? What isn’t it? What are museums doing to address the history of colonization and empire?
CASE STUDIES ( mention at lease two cases)
Nordnorsk Kunstmuseum in Tromso, Norway
Abbe Museum in Bar Harbor, Maine
Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
San Diego Museum of Man
British Museum, London
Musée Branly, Paris
Minnesota Historical Society (Lonetree chapter)
Mille Lacs Indian Museum, Onamia, Minnesota (Lonetree chapter)
The Australian Museum, Sydney
Oakland Museum of California, USA
Pitt Rivers Museum, Oxford, UK
Museum of New Zealand / Te Papa Tongarewa, Auckland, New Zealand
Royal Museum for Central Africa, Brussels

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