Talk

Museums and Indigenous People

15 Jun 2019

Event times

1pm

Cost of entry

£3 - £5

RichMix

London, United Kingdom

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  • Buses: 8, 388, 26, 35, 47, 48, 67, 78, 135, 149, 242 and 243
  • Tube: Liverpool Street, Old Street, Bethnal Green, Aldgate East

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An afternoon of talks around Indigenous cultures.

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1.45pm – Hugh Brody – Tracks Across the Sand

The legendary writer, director and anthropologist Hugh Brody screens and discusses a series of short films about the ‡Khomani San of the Southern Kalahari as they develop and then cope with their 1999 land claim.

3pm – Museums and Indigenous People

Maree Clarke and Nadia Myre discuss the complex relationships between Indigenous people and Museums, with London curators and Indigenous Associate Stephanie Pratt. The talk begins with a screening of Ojibway filmmaker Adam Khalil’s The Violence of a Civilization without Secrets.

4pm – The Eccles Centre Talk – Transatlantic Connections Madeline Sayet, Nadia Myreand Johanna Nutter discuss their work with Dr Philip Hatfield, Head of the Eccles Centre for American Studies at the British Library.

5pm – Beyond the Spectacle Prof.

David Stirrup and Prof. Jacqueline Fear-Segal, with their colleagues from the BEYOND THE SPECTACLE research project, discuss the interactions between the Indigenous cultures of North America and the UK.

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Exhibiting artists

Stephanie Pratt

Hugh Brody

David Stirrup

Nadia Myre

Madeline Sayet

Jacqueline Fear-Segal

Maree Clarke

Johanna Nutter

Adam Khalil

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