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Exhibition: An Anthropology Of Weddings - 5 Places, 50 Objects

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Exhibition: An Anthropology Of Weddings - 5 Places, 50 Objects
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Date and Time
3rd Sep 2019 10:00 - 30th Sep 2019 17:00
Location
Edinburgh Central Library, 7-9 George IV Bridge
URL
http://www.san.ed.ac.uk/events/other_events/2019_2020/exhibition_an_anthropology_of_weddings_-_5_places,_50_objects

What makes a wedding? Why do weddings matter? How does the stuff of weddings - the gifts, decorations, clothing, and symbols - communicate ideas about marriage in different cultures around the world?

This exhibition provides a glimpse into how weddings and marriage are celebrated in five different countries of the world – and also how they are changing.

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