How do we determine whether an object is radical? Ruth Mather on the Farmer’s Arms jug at the People’s History Museum.
Tag: material culture
Anna Maria Radcliffe created a bed sheet that functioned as an instrument of personal and communal memory, and as an agent of religious and political resistance.
Memorials marking the graves and celebrating the sacrifices of the Restoration martyrs can be read as political texts.
The pacifist handkerchief invites reflections on contested memories in modern Japanese history.