Wednesday, October 23, 2019
7:00 pm–8:00 pm
Barbara and Theodore Alfond Auditorium (Auditorium G36)
Ticket Required
Add to Calendar 2019-10-23 19:00:00 2019-10-23 20:00:00 Ancient Nubia Now 10/23/2019 7:00 pm Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston America/New_York public

Inspired by the exhibition, "Ancient Nubia Now," this panel discussion explores how shifting conceptions of the ancient African past have informed contemporary notions of cultural identity from a variety of perspectives.

Barry Gaither, director and curator, National Center of Afro-American Artists (NCAAA)
Chester Higgins, photographer
Nedra Lee, assistant professor, Anthropology, College of Liberal Arts, University of Massachusetts, Boston
Dalia Habib Linssen, head of Academic Engagement

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