Outside the Box Series: The power of place

2. Liz Ševcenko: The power of place

Thursday, October 22 2009, 6pm, EV 1.615

A reception will follow co-sponsored by the Concordia History Department.

Formerly of NYC’s unique Lower East Side Tenement Museum, , the director of the International Coalition of Sites of Conscience will discuss how historical sites can be “activated” for civic engagement.

http://www.sitesofconscience.org

Five free public lectures by five boundary-pushing cultural activists presented by Going Public, a cross-disciplinary Concordia research group (Liz Miller, Ted Little, Erica Lehrer, Steve High). Made possible by a grant from the Concordia Office of Research.

Center for Ethnographic Research and Exhibition in the Aftermath of Violence