Difficult Topics in African American History Workshop
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
8:30 – 4:30
Grounds for Sculpture
80 Sculptors Way
Hamilton, NJ 08619
Join us for an all-day, in-depth examination of approaches for learning, and dialogue about the difficult issues in interpreting the African American experience, presented in conjunction with Grounds For Sculpture’s Joyce J. Scott: Harriet Tubman and Other Truths exhibition. We’ll focus on uncovering the complexities in presenting these experiences, anticipating and responding to reactions by different audiences, and creating opportunities to extend learning and dialogue.
Pre-registration is required by October 25, and is $40 per person; this fee includes breakfast, lunch, and a closing reception, as well as admission to GFS.
Registrations received by October 15 will be included in a drawing for a one-year Individual Plus membership at Grounds For Sculpture, as well as admission to the Grounds and the conference.
If you have not registered, there are still spaces for a few walk-ins.
Partial support from the Mercer County Cultural & Heritage Commission and the New Jersey Council for the Humanities is gratefully acknowledged.