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Mascots, Myths, Monuments and Memory

  • Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture Washington, D.C. (map)

Artists and activists discuss the impact of 19th and 20th century racialized symbolism in the 21st century. The conversation will explore a range of responses from removing monuments to systemic racism from view to the renaming of institutions to visually contextualizing the founder of the United States or Confederate War Heroes as the slave-owners they actually were.

Earlier Event: February 19
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Later Event: March 29
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