It is often assumed that the verbal and visual languages of Indigenous people had little influence upon the classification of scientific, legal, and artistic objects in the metropolises and museums of nineteenth-century colonial powers. However colonized locals did more than merely collect material for interested colonizers. In developing the concept of anachronism for the analysis of colonial material this book writes the complex biographies for five key objects that exemplify, embody, and refract the tensions of ...

Art in the Time of Colony 2016, Routledge, London

ISBN-13: 9781138247734


Art in the Time of Colony 2014, Routledge

ISBN-13: 9781409455967

Revised edition