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British museums and galleries are dealing with the past, clumsily

9 mins | Jan 16, 2023
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After a London exhibition shut down after perpetuating “a version of medical history that is based on racist, sexist and ableist theories”, many other British museums became concerned by their own curation. The Economist reveals how some institutions alleviate the awkwardness by loaning or returning things while others hide objects away.

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