Storytelling through Objects & the Mobile Museum of American Artifacts
Thursday, May 14, 2015
12:00pm - 1:00pm
MMoAA Founder Laurelin Kruse discusses the museum as a mode of storytelling, and how going beyond the global and the local, into the deeply personal, can reveal shared meaning in our everyday lives. For more information visit www.theMMoAA.org. In addition to this lunch time talk, the MMOAA will be in Providence all week, culminating in an appearance at WaterFire, on Saturday, May 16. The residency is sponsored by the Center for Public Humanities and organized by four graduate students, Barbara Elmudesi, Kathleen Haughey, Nicole Larrondo, and Caroline Stevens.
Lost Museums: a Symposium on the Ephemerality & Afterlives of Museums & Collections
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - Friday, May 8, 2015