The Museum Proseminar began the Fall term outdoors and is now meeting on-line due to Covid-19.
Visual souvenirs from the seventeenth cohort of the Museum Studies graduate certificate program.
Visual souvenirs from the sixteenth cohort of the MSP graduate program.
Samuel J. Redman presents – A Swift Death and Steady Resurrection: Salvage Anthropology and U.S. Museums (March 2019)
This presentation explores salvage anthropology, a movement spurred by threats of extinction faced by indigenous societies that brought millions of material culture objects into museums. As a result, questions have arisen for museums such as what to do with stolen artifacts, stolen knowledge, and...