Religion in Museums

When museums and religion collide

Soviet museums of atheism

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A young German scholar from Marburg has just got in touch, and reported two references in Russian on this much-neglected topic:

As she points out, there is VERY little written on the subject, even (or perhaps especially) in Russian. I’ve urged her to carry on and do some fieldwork. The curators of these museums must be fast retiring, and it would be invaluable to interview them before it’s too late.



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  1. Read them all now, well done Crispin really great work, diverse, interesting and exciting to see what a huge spectrum this subject covers, do keep going,

    ani x

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