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WHAT IS A MUSEUM? Part One
Tuesday, December 15, 2020, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST
Category: US

What is a Museum? An Exploration in Six Parts
PART 1: SAFE PLACES OR SOCIAL SPACES?
Tuesday December 15, 2020
12pm EST

Museums are committed to be recognized as meaningful meeting places, open and diverse platforms for learning, exchange and progress. What should be the role of museums in a time of social scrutiny and transformation? What actions can be taken to provide a wide and inclusive experience to share knowledge and promote understanding in a safe environment for all?

Speakers:
Andrés RoldanParqué Explora Science Center, Colombia
Linda Norris, Senior Specialist, Methodology and Practice, International Coalition of Sites of Conscience
Ihor Poshyvailo, Maidan Museum, Vice Chair of DRMC, Ukraine

Moderators:
Rick WestPresident and CEO, Autry Museum of the American West, ICOM-US Board Member 
Diana Pardue, Director, Museum Services Division - Statue of Liberty & Ellis Island, ICOM-US Board Member 

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