Selling an American dream: Australia's Greek cafe: a nationally touring exhibition

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Abstract

The 1st edition of the catalogue for the touring exhibition "Selling an American Dream: Australia's Greek Cafe" with essays by Angelo Loukakis, Lex Marinos, Robert McFarlane and Effy Alexakis and Leonard Janiszewski. The exhibition and essays provide a unique insight into the transnational influences and historical and contemporary development of icon Greek food-catering institutions in Australia: the Greek-runcafe, milk bar, takeaway and their predecessors, the soda parlour, sundae parlour and oyster saloon.
LanguageEnglish
Place of PublicationSydney
PublisherMacquarie University
Number of pages80
ISBN (Print)9781741383959
Publication statusPublished - 2013

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American Dream
Touring Exhibition
Cafe
Saloon
Milk
Food
Oyster
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Keywords

  • Australian history popular culture
  • Greek-Australian history
  • socio-cultural history
  • exhibition curation
  • Photography, Artistic--Exhibitions
  • cafe ware
  • Greek cafes
  • Greek milk bars
  • Transnational history

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Sydney : Macquarie University, 2013. 80 p.

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