The Making of the Humanities Conference

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Elizabeth Rodini and Jennifer Kingsley are chairs for the “Museums in the Making of the Humanities” panel at the Making the Humanities Conference held at Johns Hopkins University on October 5-7, 2016.

Their panel will be held in Salon C at the Charles Commons (3301 N. Charles St.), on October 6th, from 10:30am-12:30pm.

The panelists:

  • Jennifer Donnelly (University of Pittsburgh), From Mannequins to Physiognomy: The Development of a Chronology at the Musée des Monuments François
  • Susanne Mersmann (Phillips University), Between the Lines: the Emerging Globalization in Viollet-le-Duc’s Conception of Gothic Art at the Trocadéro in Paris
  • Adrianna Link (Amherst College), A Museum for humankind: Integrating Human Ecology and Anthropology at the Smithsonian Institution, 1968-1976
  • Sigrid Lien and Hilde W. Nielssen (University of Bergen), Multi-Layered Museum Stories: Exhibitions in the Intersection between Academic Disciplinary History, Politics, and Aesthetics