Christine McGuire

Bio In 2009, I earned my graduate degree from Carleton University in Public History. My experience encompasses program and interpretation development, staff management, strategic planning, resource utilization, policy development, and human resource. I am currently the Interpretation and Audience Development Manager at the Diefenbunker: Canada’s Cold War Museum.
Research “Living with the Memory: the Historical Representation and Public Memory of the 1973 Coup d’état in Chilean Communities in Ottawa and Toronto.” M.A. Research Essay in Public History, 2009. I am currently researching how museums and exhibitions are pivotal spaces where memories of the coup are not only materialized, but also where different historical narratives and collective memories between generations of Chilean-Canadian are formed.