Vol 5, No 1-2 (2011)

Table of Contents

Peer-Reviewed Articles

“Better than any monument”: Envisioning Museums of the Spoken Word PDF HTML
Richard Bauman 1-13
Costuming Potential: Accommodating Unworn Clothes PDF HTML
Carrie Hertz 14-38


Traditional Culture: How Does it Work? PDF HTML
Dorothy Noyes 39-47

Review Essays

Review Essay: A Future for Museums? PDF HTML
Eric Gable 48-53
Review Essay: On Collectors’ Donations to Museums PDF HTML
Paul van der Grijp 54-58

Exhibition Reviews

The David H. Koch Hall of Human Origins PDF HTML
Samuel J. Redman 59-63

Book Reviews

Seeing Culture Everywhere: From Genocide to Consumer Habits (Breidenbach and Nyíri) PDF HTML
Keith Hart 64-66
Contested Histories in Public Space: Memory, Race, and Nation (Walkowitz and Knauer, eds.) PDF HTML
Matthew Pratt Guterl 67-68
Art from Fort Marion: The Silberman Collection (Szabo) PDF HTML
Michael P. Jordan 69-71
Learning at the Museum Frontiers: Identity, Race and Power (Golding) PDF HTML
Vivian N. Halloran 72-73
Cosmopolitan Archaeologies (Meskell, ed.) PDF HTML
Claudine Payne 74-75
Pacific Images: Views from Captain Cook’s Third Voyage (Nordyke and Mattison) PDF HTML
Roderick Ewins 76-79
Lamu: Kenya’s Enchanted Island (Abungu and Abungu) PDF HTML
C. Kurt Dewhurst 80-82
Children’s Costume: The Complete Historical Sourcebook (Peacock) PDF HTML
Kelly G. Richardson 83-84
The Masons of Djenné (Marchand) PDF HTML
Ronald Rael 85-86
Chicana Art: The Politics of Spiritual and Aesthetic Altarities (Pérez) PDF HTML
Rachel V. Gonzalez 87-89
Museums and Education: Purpose, Pedagogy, Performance (Hooper-Greenhill) PDF HTML
Deeksha Nagar 90-92
The Human Economy: A Citizen’s Guide (Hart, Laville, and Cattani, eds.) PDF HTML
Lorenz Khazaleh 93-95
Uncommon Threads: Wabanaki Textiles, Clothing, and Costume (Bourque and LaBar) PDF HTML
Rhonda S. Fair 96-98
Interventions: Native American Art for Far-Flung Territories (Ostrowitz) PDF HTML
Elizabeth Hutchinson 99-101
Shoes: A History from Sandals to Sneakers (Riello and McNeil, eds.) PDF HTML
Carrie Hertz 102-104
Monument Wars: Washington, D.C., the National Mall, and the Transformation of the Memorial Landscape (Savage) PDF HTML
Edward T. Linenthal 105-106
The Arts of Kingship: Hawaiian Art and National Culture of the Kalākaua Era (Kamehiro) PDF HTML
Holly K. Coleman 107-108
Philena’s Friendship Quilt: A Quaker Farewell to Ohio (Chenoweth) PDF HTML
Jon Kay 109
Identity by Design: Tradition, Change, and Celebration in Native Women’s Dresses (Her Many Horses, ed.) PDF HTML
Laura Peers 110-111
Textiles Today: A Global Survey of Trends and Traditions (Colchester) PDF HTML
Terence Kavanagh 112-114
African Textiles: Color and Creativity Across a Continent (Gillow) PDF HTML
Beth A. Buggenhagen 115-116
Lanterns on the Prairie: The Blackfeet Photographs of Walter McClintock (Grafe, ed.) PDF HTML
Joanna Scherer 117-118
“Our Indian Princess”: Subverting the Stereotype (Mithlo) PDF HTML
Stephanie May de Montigny 119-121
OurSpace: Resisting The Corporate Control of Culture (Harold) PDF HTML
Mark Hayward 122-123
Human Remains: Guide for Museums and Academic Institutions (Cassman, Odegaard, and Powell, eds.) PDF HTML
Linda T. Grimm 124-125
The Museum of Anthropology at the University of British Columbia (Mayer and Shelton, eds.) PDF HTML
William Green 126-127
Cheap Meat: Flap Food Nations in the Pacific Islands (Gewertz and Errington) PDF HTML
David E. Sutton 128-129
Picturing Islam: Art and Ethics in a Muslim Lifeworld (George) PDF HTML
Karin Zitzewitz 130-132
Mestre Vitalino e artistas pernambucanos (Waldeck, ed.) [Reviewed in English] PDF HTML
Lori Hall-Araujo 133
Mestre Vitalino e artistas pernambucanos (Waldeck, ed.) [Reviewed in Portuguese] PDF HTML
Lori Hall-Araujo 134
Tivaivai: The Social Fabric of the Cook Islands (Küchler and Eimke) PDF HTML
Marsha MacDowell 135-137
Body Ornaments of Malaita, Solomon Islands (Burt) PDF HTML
Fanny Wonu Veys 138-139
An Infinity of Things: How Sir Henry Wellcome Collected the World (Larson) PDF HTML
Erin Louise Hasinoff 140-143
With a Single Glance: Buddhist Icon and Early Mikkyō Vision (Bogel) PDF HTML
Heather Blair 144-146
Living Our Cultures: Sharing Our Heritage: The First Peoples of Alaska (Crowell, Worl, Ongtooguk, and Biddison, eds.) PDF HTML
Aldona Jonaitis 147-149

Books and Media Received

Books and Media Received PDF


Announcement: The Summer Institute in Museum Anthropology PDF
Candace Greene 155