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Burris, John P.

Exhibiting Religion

Colonialism and Spectacle at International Expositions, 1851–1893 John P. Burris

World’s fairs contributed mightily to defining a relationship between religion and the wider world of human culture. Even at the base level of popular culture found on the midways of the earliest international expositions—where Victorian ladies gawked at displays of non-Western, "primitive" life—... More