This event is part of the 2020 Museums Challenge Symposium and is presented by Mellon Intersections Group on Mass Incarceration. 

Screening of Hidden Lives Illuminated, a project commissioned by Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site of animated short films created by artists incarcerated at the Pennsylvania State Corrections Institution at Chester and Philadelphia’s Riverside Correctional Facility for Women. Keynote speaker, Sean Kelley, Senior Vice President + Director of Interpretation will share remarks about the project.

The Museums Challenge Symposium celebrates the work of museums, Museum Studies, and our communities over the past twenty years. In doing so, this program looks to the future as we work together for a more just and equitable world. For more information and the symposium schedule, visit https://www.museumschallenge.com/

For more information on Sean Kelley and the UF Mellon Intersections Program, visit 

https://intersections.humanities.ufl.edu/events/hidden-lives-illuminated-screening-at-the-museums-challenge-symposium/

Schedules

  • Occurs Sunday, February 16th, 2020 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Venue

The Wooly

20 N. Main Street
Gainesville, FL 32601

Contact

Jodi Schorb