Monuments and Social Justice

September 24, 2020

The Arthur Ross Gallery presents a panel discussion on the removal of monuments throughout the US (and abroad) as symbols of racism and oppression.

Moderated by

Lynn Marsden-Atlass
Arthur Ross Gallery Executive Director and University Curator

Panelists

Patricia Wilson Aden
President & CEO, African American Museum in Philadelphia

David Brownlee
Frances Shapiro-Weitzenhoffer Professor Emeritus of 19th Century European Art

Sharon Hayes
Professor of Fine Arts, Weitzman School of Design, University of Pennsylvania

Ken Lum
Marilyn Jordan Taylor Presidential Professor, Chair of Fine Arts, Weitzman School of Design, University of Pennsylvania

Randall F. Mason
Associate Professor, Historic Preservation, Weitzman School of Design, University of Pennsylvania

Workers box up the statue of Christopher Columbus in Marconi Plaza (Emma Lee/WHYY)

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