Date(s) - Friday, September 13, 2019
1:20 pm - 3:45 pm
Smith College Museum of Art
Members of the Smith community are invited to join this open class lecture for MUX 119: Museums in Society. From 1:20–2:35 in Graham hall, Christa Clarke, a respected scholar and curator of African art, will present an overview of the history and challenges of displaying African objects in museums. After the talk, participate in an informal talk-back session with Dr. Clarke from 2:45–3:45 in SCMA’s African art gallery that will help inform her development of a new installation for that space.