An NEH Landmarks of American History and Culture Workshop hosted by the Spencer Museum of Art

People


Our workshops will convene a group of renowned scholars, artists, and community members to enrich our experiences. Our Core Faculty and Project Staff will share their expertise and be on hand to assist you throughout the duration of the workshops. Visiting faculty comprise a mix of experts from the local Lawrence area and scholars from around the United States. Please click on the names below to learn more about the faculty who are committed to hosting an engaging workshop.
 

Core Faculty and Project Staff


Curator of Global Indigenous Art, Spencer Museum of Art

Project Co-Director

Director of Academic Programs, Spencer Museum of Art

Project Co-Director

Assistant Professor of Education, Teacher Education & Curriculum Studies, University of Missouri-Kansas City

Master Teacher

Artist

Project Coordinator

 

Keynote Faculty


Associate Professor, Department of History, University of Kansas, Associate Professor, Women Gender and Sexuality Studies, University of Kansas

Keynote Faculty


 

Visiting Faculty 


 

Assistant Professor of Visual Art, Naropa University

Visiting Faculty

Professor and Chair, Indigenous and American Indian Studies, Haskell Indian Nations University

Visiting Faculty

Executive Director, Nicodemus Historical Society

Visiting Faculty

Professor and Chair, American Studies, University of Minnesota

Visiting Faculty

Archivist and Curator of the African American Experience Collection, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, Librarian, Kansas Collection, Kenneth Spencer Research Library

Visiting Faculty

Sumner High School alumnus, Civil Rights Activist

Visiting Faculty

Associate Professor of History, Marshall University, Founder and Director of African and African American Studies, Marshall University

Visiting Faculty

Associate Dean of Academic Affairs, University of Kansas School of Law, Professor of Law, University of Kansas School of Law, Affiliate Professor, Indigenous Studies, University of Kansas, Director, Tribal Law and Government Center, University of Kansas

Visiting Faculty

Director, Haskell Cultural Center and Museum, Haskell Indian Nations University

Visiting Faculty


Dates of Workshop Sessions

Session I: June 18-24, 2017 

Session II: July 9-15, 2017

Contact Information

Cassandra Mesick Braun, Project Co-Director: cmesick@ku.edu | 785-864-6794

Celka StraughnProject Co-Director: straughn@ku.edu | 785-864-0136

Sydney PurselProject Intern: globalandindigenous@ku.edu | 785-864-5253

The University of Kansas
Spencer Museum of Art
1301 Mississippi Street
Lawrence, KS 66045
spencerart@ku.edu  | 785-864-4710

Spencer Museum of Art University of Kansas

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