Repatriation Stories That Inspire

  • Monday, October 22, 2018
  • 11:00 am - 12:15 pm
  • Pavilion F

Presenter(s): 

James Pepper Henry, Director, American Indian Cultural Center and Museum
Lydia Sigo, Curator/Archivist, Suquamish Museum and Cultural Center
Laura Phillips, Archaeological Collections Manager, Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture

Moderator: 

Janet Smoak, Director, Suquamish Tribal Museum and Cultural Center

Track: 

  • Indigenous, Community Engagement
Come hear inspiring stories of Native American items repatriated from museums to their original communities, the consequences of returning sacred items when the community is not united in the effort, and lessons learned from both.