Dialogue with difficult objects: Mediating controversy in museums

    Project: Research

    Project Details

    Description

    This project aims to support proactive engagement with controversial objects in Australian museums. With theEureka Flag as a case study, new tools for community dialogue and engagement will be developed usinginnovative methods for voicing and mediating difference. Expected outcomes include new strategies fordeveloping museum exhibitions, publications, and educational resources, as platforms for diversity and tolerance.The project aims to provide significant civic benefits by developing a transferable framework equipping museumsto counter social fragmentation with respectful debate and inclusive engagement.
    StatusActive
    Effective start/end date24/08/2322/08/26

    Funding

    • Australian Research Council (ARC): A$424,472.00

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