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Indigenous Perspectives: Interpretation and Stewardship of Cultural Heritage in Museums

Tuesday, April 9 | 4:02 PM - 6:45 PM

Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum
Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis, MO 63112

A selection of relevant works from the Kemper’s collection will be on view from 4:00-5:00pm, and light refreshments will be served. A series of three lectures will follow from 5-6:45 p.m. Presentations will address the creation and use of cultural objects as integral parts of cultural lifeways within Native communities, the impact of NAGPRA rulings on Tribal repatriation efforts, and the role of encyclopedic museums in collecting, presenting, and interpreting art and cultural objects. For more information about the event, visit https://amcs.wustl.edu/events/indigenous-perspectives-interpretation-and-stewardship-cultural-heritage-museums?d=2024-04-09 (Note:Registration for this event has closed. Please contact Alison Eigel Zade (ealison@wustl.edu) to be placed on the waitlist.)

This program is supported through funding from the Department of Art History & Archaeology and the Program in American Culture Studies, and is co-sponsored by the Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum.


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American Culture Studies, Art History and Archaeology, Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum
Event Contact

Alison Zade

Speaker Information
Please join us a series of three lectures on Tuesday, April 9th from 5:00-6:45pm at the Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum.
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