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Off Limits

Navigating the boundaries of representation in contemporary museums

Tuesday 24th June 2014,  6pm – 7pm and on

at MUMA (Monash University Museum of Art) 900 Dandenong Road, Caulfield East, VIC 3145

Then afterwards for networking drinks and/or dinner at: Zagame’s Caulfield, 25 Derby Road, Caulfield East, VIC 3145

FREE EVENT: RSVP to Melissa.Bedford@monash.edu or call 03 9903 2571

This program investigates how contemporary museums respond to ethical concerns that can arise when displaying challenging material.

How do we know when something is off limits?  What strategies can curators and educators employ to accommodate the cultural sensitivities of their audiences when developing exhibitions & programs that encompass the body and history of war?

This panel discussion will be led by MUMA’s director Charlotte Day with support froClub Purplem Melbourne Museum.

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