Upcoming Virtual Experiences

Biennial Coffee Chat: Public Memorials & Social Memory

Biennial Coffee Chat: Public Memorials & Social Memory

Friday, March 19

8:00am-9:00am PDT

This is a digital event. You should receive information in your ticket or from the host about how to join online.

Free
Join us for a virtual conversation with artists, curators and memorial scholars on the role of public memorials and art for building social memory and a space for collective healing.

Join us for a virtual conversation with artists, curators and memorial scholars on the role of public memorials and art for building social memory and a space for collective healing.

The event will begin with an original poem recited by Colorado Poet Laureate Bobby LeFebre on the topic of social memory, memorials and processing grief. Panelists include Renée Ater (Public Scholar and Provost Visiting Professor, African Studies, Brown University), Cortney Lane Stell (Executive Director & Chief Curator, Black Cube), Rafael Lozano-Hemmer (Artist) and Professor James E. Young (Institute for Holocaust Genocide and Memory Studies, University of Massachusetts Amherst).

Type:

Talk, Panel, & Conversation Celebration & Remembrance

Track:

Arts & Entertainment COVID-19 Grief Isolation & Connection