Displacement, Museums, and Memory: Lessons from South Africa

  • Wednesday, October 26, 2016 • 6:30 pm
  • Lee Auditorium, Missouri History Museum, 5700 Lindell Blvd

Wednesday, October 26
6:30pm: Reception (Bank of America Atrium)
7pm: Lecture (Lee Auditorium)
Missouri History Museum
5700 Lindell Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63112

A panel of leading museum professionals and scholars from South Africa discuss how painful memories of forced displacement under the apartheid regime have been recovered and preserved.

This workshop is supported by The Divided City, a joint project of Washington University in St. Louis’s Center for the Humanities and Sam Fox School, and is presented in partnership with the University of Missouri–St. Louis. The project is funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation’s Architecture, Urbanism, and the Humanities initiative.

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