Museums and the Web 2005
Speakers: Speaker Biography
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Speakers from around the world present their latest work at MW2005.

Jean-François LeClerc

Centre d'histoire de Montreal
410, rue Saint-Nicolas - Bureau 243
Montreal Quebec
H2Y 2P5 Canada

Jean-François Leclerc has a masters in history and a masters in museology. He is the director of Centre d'histoire de Montréal (CHM), a City of Montreal Museum and Interpretation Center. For the past five years, oral history and memory have been used as a common material to create its exhibitions and other activities as "memory clinics", an event to collect memory and objects with immigrants and local communities. CHM is working on the creation of the Musée de la personne in Montreal, in collaboration with the brazilian virtual museum.

Jean-François will present Identity and Representation: Social Justice and Community Building Through The Museums Of The Person.
Jean-François will present International Year of the Web Life Story.