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Upcoming Events

“The Unvarnished Truth”

Reframing the National Narrative at the National Museum of African American History and Culture
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
7:00-8:00 PM
Helmut Stern Auditorium Museum of Art Map
This presentation will explore the American story through the lens of the African American experience as displayed at the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture — a museum regarded as exhibiting one of the most authoritative and trustworthy representations of this experience and a site of racial healing.
Building: Museum of Art
Event Type: Presentation
Tags: african american, collections, cultural heritage, Culture, Diversity, Diversity Equity and Inclusion, exhibit, Exhibition, History, Humanities, Lecture, Museum, museum collections, museum studies, museum studies program, museums, natural history museum, UMMA, Visual Arts
Source: Happening @ Michigan from Museum Studies Program, Museum of Natural History