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Save the Date: Decolonising Natural Science Collections

Natural Sciences Collections Association (NatSCA)

From: Thursday 19.11.20
at 10:00am
To: Thursday 19.11.20
at 5:00pm
Location:

Online via Zoom

Cost:

Free for NatSCA members

Event type: 
Conference
Summary: 

NatSCA (Natural Science Collections Association) will be holding a one-day online conference on November 19th 2020.

Event description: 

Miranda Lowe and Subhadra Das will be leading the proceedings as keynote speakers, presenting an update on their widely shared NatSCA paper - Nature Read in Black and White: decolonial approaches to interpreting natural history collections https://natsca.org/article/2509

The programme will include papers originally selected for our May 2020 annual conference at National Museum Wales (Changing the World: Environmental Breakdown, Decolonisation and Natural Science collections.). A revised conference concentrating on environmental issues will be re-programmed for 2021. Updates on this will be given nearer the time.

This event will be free for NatSCA members, with opportunity for live Q&A. The recorded event will be made freely available afterwards. Bookings details will follow shortly on the NatSCA website.

 

The event is not held by Icon, please contact the event organisers directly: https://www.natsca.org/contact