2010

Commemoration, Collection, Representation: The Material Culture of Memory

30 April 2010

8:30-9:00

Registration & Coffee

9:00-9:10

Beverly Lemire & Arlene Oak, Welcome

9:10-10:00

Ann Smart Martin, “Flash and Shine: Mirrors, Memories and Meanings”

10:00-10:50

Beverly Gordon, “Cloth, Memory, and Women’s Approaches to Collecting”

10:50-11:15

Coffee

11:15-12:05

Kate Hill, “Collecting Authenticity: Domestic, Familial and Everyday ‘Old Things’ in English museums, 1850-1914”

12:05-1:20

Lunch. Provided in the foyer outside Telus 134.

1:20-2:10

James Dempsey, “Blackfoot War Art: From Buffalo Robes to Cotton [Hotel] Panels”

2:10-3:00

Carole Blair, “U.S. National Commemoration on the Western Front”

3:00-3:30

Refreshment Break

3:30-4:20

Allen Ball, “Photography in a State of Exception: Documents of contemporary warfare”

4:20-4:45

Concluding Comments