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‘Expressing ourselves’: creating a Deaf exhibition

‘Expressing ourselves’: creating a Deaf exhibition

An artcle by By Corinne Ball, Curator, Migration Museum, Dec. 11, 2020:


"In September 2020 the History Trust of South Australia’s Migration Museum was proud to welcome over a hundred members of the South Australian Deaf community to the opening of the community-driven exhibition Expressing ourselves: being Deaf in SA in our Forum gallery.

This opening was the culmination of two years of relationship building, negotiation, discovery, learning and hard work on the part of the Deaf exhibition development committee and Migration Museum curators. How and why did this exhibition come about, and what did we learn as museum professionals along the way?

Follow the link to read the article.