Knee Deep in Controversy: Interpreting Contentious Topics
Education and Interpretation
The Conference Center  Tuesday, May 20  3:15-4:30 p.m.     303 
Museum professionals from the U.S. will share examples from their institutions—small and large—on handling controversial content in exhibits and educational programs, while discussing successes, challenges and best practices. Attendees will work in small groups to discuss their own experiences.

Session Format :    Idea Forum

Learner Outcomes

Mary Lenihan - Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Neelam Noorani -

Peggy Wireman - Wireman & Associates / Museums and Economic Development

Dr. Wireman authored AAM's Partnership for Prosperity: Museums and Economic Development. She also published two books on community, family and neighborhoods. She has lectured/consulted in nine countries.