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Critical Acclaim for Performing Heritage

Art of Exhibit Walks

Navina Jafa - Director, Indian Cultural Heritage Research

Centred in academic theory in the area of exhibiting culture, this book seeks to explore the art and politics of cultural representation. While thus far this discussion has been restricted to the closed spaces of museums, exhibitions, cultural festivals and the like, here, this densely interdisciplinary problematic is approached through the unique and increasingly popular medium of Heritage Walks.

Focusing on the idea of the living exhibit, the author employs her decades-long career in the field of academic cultural tourism and the performing arts to develop a uniquely critical frame and methodology for engaging with cultures in a dynamic and performative manner. Read More...

Eminent dignitaries at the release of "Performing Heritage" in New Delhi