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Third Annual Museum Studies Symposium: Native American Cultures and Contemporary Museum Practice

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at Blanton Museum of Art, Austin TX

Apr 01 2016
Third Annual Museum Studies Symposium: Native American Cultures and Contemporary Museum Practice

Native American artifacts in museum collections are often at the center of controversy. Who really owns them? Who decides what can be exhibited? And how do museums work with Native American communities and government when artifacts are returned to the original tribes? This year’s Museum Studies Symposium brings together three distinguished scholars from the Smithsonian Institution and other organizations who are experts on the complicated issues surrounding Native American artifacts in

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ADMISSION INFO

$5-$9, free with valid UT ID and to children 12 and under

Contact: 5122328043

LOCATION

Blanton Museum of Art

200 East Martin Luther King Junior Blvd , Austin, TX 78701

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