Native American Arts and Cultural Practice in America

Tuesday, September 19, 2017
6 pm
Alexander Library, Scholarly Communication Center


Middlesex County Office of Arts and History

Join the Middlesex County Cultural and Heritage Commission and Rutgers University Libraries at Rutgers–New Brunswick in welcoming John Haworth, senior executive emeritus of the National Museum of the American Indian, Smithsonian Institution, as he shares his knowledge about cultural and arts issues impacting Native Americans, including key museum practices, repatriation, and social change.

Haworth served over two decades at the National Museum of the American Indian as senior executive and director.  He serves on the boards of Americans for the Arts and CERF+ and on the Public Art Network Council. He has written extensively about contemporary Native arts and related topics and remains active as a speaker, writer, and advisor.

A reception beginning at 5 p.m. will precede the program. The lecture, which begins at 6 p.m., will be introduced by Dee Magnoni, assistant vice president for information services and director of New Brunswick libraries.

The event is free and open to the public. For more information or to register, text CULTURE to 56512 or call 732-745-4489. Register by 4 p.m. on Monday, September 18.

Alexander Library
Scholarly Communication Center