Media Type: Podcast

Explore the Forbidden City: Forbidden Places

Added: June 26, 2014 - 12:51


How and why does a place become forbidden? Is it a location reserved for the elite? How are restricted spaces and structures marked, and how is access controlled? Explore how human societies create taboos around spaces with ROM curators Chen Shen, Justin Jennings, and Silvia Forni as they journey from China to Cameroon, and as far afield as South America. 

Event was held on March 25, 2014

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