Author: Museum Studies Program

Call for papers: Conference on the Inclusive Museum, University of Manchester (United Kingdom) – September 2017

The Tenth International Conference on the Inclusive Museum will feature plenary sessions by some of the world’s leading thinkers and innovators in the field.  The confrerence will feature research addressing the following annual themes:  visitors, collectors, and representations. The conference will be held September 15-17...

Alumni kudos!

Kudos to…  Michael Andre (MSP04) continues to work as a translator for Klassik Stiftung Weimar, as well as on other projects including copy-editing a forthcoming book on batik. Recently, two of his translations were published: the Werkverzeichnis Henry van de Velde III: Keramik/ Ceramics(German and...

Brown bag schedule revision

Please note that there has been a change to our brown bag schedule.  The March 9 presentation has been moved to March 24.  (This is the presentation titled “The Smithsonian Institution and the Making of the American Nonprofit Sector.”)  The revised full schedule is...

Alumni kudos!

Kudos to…  Erica Lehrer (MSP04) published her article, “Thinking Through the Canadian Museum for Human Rights” in the American Quarterly’s December 2015 issue. The Canadian Museum for Human Rights, the first national museum built outside Canada’s capital, opened to the public on September 20,2014,...