The Making of the Humanities Conference

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