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The Resource Presidential libraries as performance : curating American character from Herbert Hoover to George W. Bush, Jodi Kanter

Presidential libraries as performance : curating American character from Herbert Hoover to George W. Bush, Jodi Kanter

Label
Presidential libraries as performance : curating American character from Herbert Hoover to George W. Bush
Title
Presidential libraries as performance
Title remainder
curating American character from Herbert Hoover to George W. Bush
Statement of responsibility
Jodi Kanter
Title variation
Curating American character from Herbert Hoover to George W. Bush
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kanter, Jodi
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Theater in the Americas
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Presidential libraries
  • Presidents
  • Character
  • National characteristics, American
  • Performative (Philosophy)
  • ART / Museum Studies
  • PERFORMING ARTS / Theater / History & Criticism
Label
Presidential libraries as performance : curating American character from Herbert Hoover to George W. Bush, Jodi Kanter
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 161-170) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The presidential libraries at a glance -- Introduction: Locating American character at the presidential libraries -- Museum funding, visitor participation and presidential character -- Character in play: Performance authority at the presidential library -- Interlude: Senator Richard Russell reflects on the many characters of Lyndon Johnson -- Character in motion: Visitor performance -- Individualism and American character -- Character forever: Yearning for immortality -- Interlude: A legacy in song -- Graham Jackson brings Roosevelt home -- Utopian character: The role of the imaginary -- Interlude: Origins on display -- Gerald Ford encounters his father -- Disruption, inspiration, and the American community -- Character interrupted: efficiency and disruption -- Interlude: Ivaniz Silva remembers saying goodbye to the Bushes -- Performing the American community -- Coda: Character 2.0 -- Reinventing the presidential library
Control code
926062160
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi,179 pages
Isbn
9780809335206
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015050129
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)926062160
Label
Presidential libraries as performance : curating American character from Herbert Hoover to George W. Bush, Jodi Kanter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 161-170) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The presidential libraries at a glance -- Introduction: Locating American character at the presidential libraries -- Museum funding, visitor participation and presidential character -- Character in play: Performance authority at the presidential library -- Interlude: Senator Richard Russell reflects on the many characters of Lyndon Johnson -- Character in motion: Visitor performance -- Individualism and American character -- Character forever: Yearning for immortality -- Interlude: A legacy in song -- Graham Jackson brings Roosevelt home -- Utopian character: The role of the imaginary -- Interlude: Origins on display -- Gerald Ford encounters his father -- Disruption, inspiration, and the American community -- Character interrupted: efficiency and disruption -- Interlude: Ivaniz Silva remembers saying goodbye to the Bushes -- Performing the American community -- Coda: Character 2.0 -- Reinventing the presidential library
Control code
926062160
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi,179 pages
Isbn
9780809335206
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015050129
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)926062160

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