5. The Museum as Public Intellectual

  1. Jennifer Barrett

Published Online: 3 SEP 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781444327922.ch5

Museums and the Public Sphere

Museums and the Public Sphere

How to Cite

Barrett, J. (2010) The Museum as Public Intellectual, in Museums and the Public Sphere, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444327922.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 3 SEP 2012
  2. Published Print: 4 OCT 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405173834

Online ISBN: 9781444327922

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Keywords:

  • The Museum as Public Intellectual;
  • The Curator and the Public Revisited;
  • A Selection of Disciplinary Approaches;
  • “a discussion on means, methods, and techniques used for this training”;
  • “Curators or caterers”;
  • The curator as an appropriate participant;
  • Art museum curators;
  • “social history for which themuseum had agency”;
  • “post-narrative Museology, 1994–2005”

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Curator

  • The Curator and the Public Revisited

  • A Selection of Disciplinary Approaches

  • Conclusion