Museum Studies Program Blog

Alumni kudos!

Kudos to…  Aimee VonBonkel (MSP08)  works as the Lynette S. Autrey Rice Seminar Visiting Professor in the Rice University Humanities Research Center.  Her responsibilities include presentation of her museum-based work and contribution to a scholarly publication on the topic of “Chronotopic Imaginaries: The City in...

Alumni kudos!

Kudos to…  Sanam Arab (MSP11).  At the recent annual meeting of the Michigan Museums Association, Sanam’s ongoing participation in the organization was recognized with the Volunteer of the Year Award.

Brown Bag presentation – September 23

Negotiating Slavery? The Politics of Memory and the Transformations of a State Museum in Colombia   In a context of controversy surrounding the peace talks between the Colombian government and the FARC guerrilla movement, the country’s museums are currently experiencing deep transformations. State museums...