On Race and Museums: Starting Conversations, Embracing Action

On Race and Museums: Starting Conversations, Embracing Action

By Aleia Brown

Aleia Brown reflects on the relationship between race relations in the United States and the ongoing challenges of representation and interpretation of race in museums. This article addresses events relating to police shootings across the country as well as the history of race in America and suggests ways in which museums can be better equipped for interpretation and dialogue.

Brown, Aleia. “On Race and Museums: Starting Conversations, Embracing Action.” Museums and Social Issues 10, no. 2 (2015): 109-112. Abstract.