The link below will take you to a master’s thesis written in 2015 by Elizabeth Rudrud researching the perception of museum funding by visitors.
Ed Rodley (Who I do not know) has a thoughtful and well researched site called “Thinking about Museums”.
I feel very privileged to have been included in a few blog posts on the Blog site leadership matters which looks at gender equality in leadership roles in museums. Anne Ackerson and Joan Bald
This Book written in Australia after a conference on the same topic and after of years of research is a useful reminders about the power museums have in presenting difficult material. I wrote
Here are two short video’s — one on Mike Spock’s leadership style and one on being the boss of the Visitor Center at the Boston Children’s Museum between 1970-1987. Both accurately reflect m
In 2002 I was invited to speak at the UK Museums Association held in Leicester and chose to speak about directors and creative thinking. I have written quite a number of pape
In 1991 i was invited to give a speech at the Jewish Museum Association. I was at the time the Deputy Assistant Director for the National Museum of the American Indian and involved in the fir
Maria Valchou: A blog “Musing on Culture”on Sept 14 2014 writes about Tilden, Cotton Dana and my writing. I am honored to be in their company but especially recommend this blog to you because
This paper, published in Curator in 2001 (Curator 44/1, January 2001, pp 87-113) was written after I had carefully reread Jane Jacobs The Death and Life of the Great American City and real
MUSEUMS IN A TROUBLED WORLD is a book written by Robert Janes in 2009 and published by Routledge. I was honored to be asked to write the forward. It is called “A New Form of Fo