Panel Discussion at Missouri History Museum, Wednesday, May 24, 2017, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Higher Ground: Honoring the Story of Washington Park Cemetery
Moderated by Gwen Moore, Missouri Historical Society Curator of Urban Landscape and Community Identity, and featuring Higher Ground project artists Jennifer Colten, Denise Ward-Brown and Dail Chambers; catalogue essayist Michael R. Allen, Director of the Preservation Research Office and Senior Lecturer, Department of Architecture, Sam Fox School of Design and Art; and others, the panelists will illuminate the history of Washington Park Cemetery and discuss the process of honoring its history in an exhibit. Missouri History Museum’s Des Lee Auditorium, admission free.Information at www.mohistory.org or by calling 314.746. 4599.