Panel Discussion: Art, Public Memory, and Racial Justice: The Case of the Benton Murals
5:45 P.M. – 7:45 P.M.
Thursday, September 28, 2017
Woodburn Hall 100
Indiana University's PACE (Political and Civic Engagement) program presents a panel discussion with audience participation on: Art, Public Memory, and Racial Justice: The Case of the Benton Murals. The aim of this forum is to have an open, informed, civil discussion of what, if anything, Indiana University should do about the Thomas Hart Benton murals in Woodburn Hall 100. Learn more about this event on the PACE website. Panelists will include the Eskenazi Museum of Art's Lucienne M. Glaubinger Curator of Works on Paper, and Benton Scholar, Nan Brewer.
Alex Lichtenstein (Professor, Department of History)
Nan Brewer (Curator, IU Eskenazi Museum of Art)
Devin Brown (President, IU Black Law Students Association)
Kevin Brown (Professor, Maurer School of Law)
Eric Sandweiss (Professor, Department of History)
Ashley Scurlock (PACE Student Leadership Council)
Carl Weinberg (Senior Lecturer, PACE/History)
This event is free and open to the public