Talk: Indigenizing the Museum


FAM Theater


Sep 29 2021


7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
What makes the approach to First Americans Museum exhibitions so pathbreaking? Learn about the museum’s innovative, community-based curatorial processes and how they present new models for interpreting Native objects and narratives. Panelists include FAM Director and CEO James Pepper Henry (Kaw/Muscogee), Senior Curator Dr. heather ahtone (Chickasaw/Choctaw) and Knowledge Giver Dr. C. Blue Clark (Muscogee). Dr. Jami Powell (Osage), Curator of Indigenous Art at Hood Museum, will moderate the discussion.

Arrive early for an informal reception with cash bar in the FAM Theater lobby beginning at 6 p.m.