Vol 31, No 1 (2006)

Special Issue: Culture, Heritage, and Art

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The Journals of Knud Rasmussen ..... Ona Spinu/Igloolik Isuma Productions Inc.

This shot was taken on the set of Isuma’s new feature film The Journals of Knud Rasmussen. Norman Cohn and Zacharias Kunuk (far right), co-directors, prepare for the cast for a new scene.

Table of Contents


Culture, Heritage, and Art
Kim Sawchuk


The Social Effects of Culture
Dick Stanley


More Than an Arts Festival: Communities, Resistance, and the Story of Desh Pardesh
Sharon Fernandez
We Are Still the Aniishnaabe Nation: Embracing Culture and Identity in Batchewana First Nation
Gayle Broad, Stephanie Boyer, Cynthia Chataway
A Local Sense of Place: Halifax's Little Dutch Church
Paul B. Williams
In Praise of Small Cities: Cultural Life in Kamloops, BC
Lon Dubinsky
Millennium Dreams: Arts, Culture, and Heritage in the Life of Communities
M. Sharon Jeannotte
Transformational Encounters: Reflections on Cultural Participation and Ecomuseology
Douglas Worts
From Native Pines to Diasporic Geese: Placing Culture, Setting Our Sites, Locating Identity in a Transnational Canada
Brian S. Osborne
International Cultural Relations as a Factor in Postwar Canadian Cultural Policy: The Relevance of UNESCO for the Massey Commission
Zoë Druick
Placing Aboriginal Art at the National Gallery of Canada
Anne Whitelaw

Research in Brief

Tender Research: Field Notes from the Nikkei Internment Memorial Centre, New Denver, BC
Monika Kin Gagnon
In the Presence of Absence: Melinda Mollineaux’s Pinhole Photography
Andrea M Fatona


Travelling Through Layers: Inuit Artists Appropriate New Technologies
Katarina T Soukup


Unlabelled: Law, Language, and Genetically Modified Foods in Canada
Charlene D Elliott

In Memoriam

Jean-Pierre Desaulniers, in memoriam.
Richard E Collins

Review Essay

Why They Lie: Probing the Explanations for Journalistic Cheating
Ivor Shapiro


Anti-intellectualism in American Media: Magazines and Higher Education
Rachel E. Cyr
RTÉ and the Globalization of Irish Television
David Clifton
Cultural Sutures: Medicine and Media
Martin A. French
Reality TV: Remaking Television Culture
Joaane M Stober
Art and Fear
Neil Balan
Being Made Strange. Rhetoric beyond Representation
Alexandre X. MacMillan
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