Stained Glass Wars: Issues of Nationalism, Propaganda, Race and Gender in New Zealand’s Stained Glass Windows
Selwyn College, Dunedin
Religion, politics and art have been intertwined in human history. Art has been a tool of dominant ideologies and has portrayed events and figures of religious faiths, political regimes and generally been used as an agency of social control to further the interests of nationalism and by reinforcing moral and spiritual lessons and attitudes.
The University of Sydney acknowledges that its campuses and facilities sit on the ancestral lands of Aboriginal and
Torres Strait Islander peoples, who have for thousands of generations exchanged knowledge for the benefit of all.