Greek-Australians: in their own image

a nationally touring photographic and historical exhibition, Flinders University Art Museum, 5 July – 14 August 1987

Leonard Janiszewski (Curator), Effy Alexakis (Curator)

Research output: Non-traditional research outputExhibition

Abstract

An exhibition of historical and contemporary photographs of Greek-Australians, linked through extended oral history captions, researched information and 8 thematic sections. It attempted to provide a 'rounder' cultural, social and historical insight into Greek-Australians than the limiting stereotypes that existed. The exhibition toured nationally from the mid-1980s through to the early 1990s and featured the inclusion of local images at each venue.
Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 1987
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • Greek-Australians history
  • Australian history
  • socio-cultural history
  • migration and settlement studies
  • cultural stereotypes
  • photography
  • oral history
  • Cultural hybridity
  • remigration
  • cultural heritage

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