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Love it? Hate it? Itís still Tasmaniaís history


Wegman, I, Love it? Hate it? It's still Tasmania's history, Public History Weekly, 9, (7) pp. 1-6. ISSN 2197-6376 (2021) [Refereed Article]

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Tasmania has a curious relationship with its cultural heritage, and a long history of both embracing and rejecting it simultaneously. Over time, however, attitudes have shifted. Today, cultural institutions, heritage sites and tourist hotspots are trying to tell a wider range of stories that incorporate more perspectives. The result is that people are learning about the bad alongside the good, and demanding more.

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Item Type:Refereed Article
Keywords:tasmania, history, public history, port arthur
Research Division:History, Heritage and Archaeology
Research Group:Heritage, archive and museum studies
Research Field:Heritage collections and interpretations
Objective Division:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Group:Expanding knowledge
Objective Field:Expanding knowledge in history, heritage and archaeology
UTAS Author:Wegman, I (Dr Imogen Wegman)
ID Code:146497
Year Published:2021
Deposited By:Office of the School of Humanities
Deposited On:2021-09-09
Last Modified:2021-10-25

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