Tentative Schedule

Thursday, March 5 

Time TBA | Old Capitol Senate Chamber
Opening keynote lecture by 
Johanna Burton 

Reception to follow | Bird Hall, UI Natural History Museum

Friday, March 6

Time TBA | FilmScene
Roundtable: Museums and Communities

Lunch on your own

2:00–4:00 p.m. | FilmScene
Roundtable: Museums and Performance

Time TBA | Keynote lecture by Amelia Jones

Saturday, March 7

Time and location TBA
Roundtable: The Power of Objects

Lunch on your own

Time and location TBA
Closing keynote lecture by Michelle Kuo

Time and location TBA
Closing reception

Keynote speakers include Johanna Burton, Director of the Wexner Center for the Arts at The Ohio State University; Amelia Jones, Robert A. Day Professor and Vice Dean of Research, Roski School of Art and Design at the University of Southern California; and Michelle Kuo, Marlene Hess Curator of Painting and Sculpture at the Museum of Modern Art.

Visiting roundtable scholars include LaTanya S. Autry, Curator of Art and Civil Rights, Mississippi Museum of Art; Juliet Bellow, Associate Professor of Art History, American University; Lane Czaplinski, Director of Performing Arts, Wexner Center, The Ohio State University; Anaïs Duplan, Program Manager at Recess and founder of Center for Afrofuturist Studies; and Lisa Yun Lee, Director, National Public Housing Museum; Associate Professor of Public Culture and Museum Studies, University of Illinois-Chicago.