Diversity, equity, accessibility, and inclusion in museums /

In this edited volume, thought leaders in the museum field contemplate the field's struggles with diversity, equity, accessibility and inclusion. For the first time, these watershed essays, keynote addresses and data are gathered in one resource, so we can learn from recent history and build on...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Cole, Johnnetta B. (Editor), Lott, Laura L. (Editor)
Format: Book
Published: Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, [2019]
Table of Contents:
  • Flies in the buttermilk: museums, diversity, and the will to change / Lonnie Bunch
  • Museums, racism, and the inclusiveness chasm / Carlos Tortolero
  • 2015 American Alliance of Museums Annual Meeting keynote address / Johnnetta Betsch Cole
  • Women's locker room talk: gender and leadership in museums / Kaywin Feldman
  • Twin threats: how ignorance and instrumentality create inequality and injustice / Darren Walker
  • The leadership imperative: diversity, equity, accessibility, and inclusion as strategy / Laura L. Lott
  • History that promotes understanding in a diverse society / Cinnamon Catlin-Legutko
  • Pipeline is a verb: field notes on the Spelman College Curatorial Studies Pilot Program / Andrea Barnwell Brownlee
  • Museums and ADA at 25: progress and looking ahead / Beth Bienvenu
  • Catalyzing inclusion: steps towards sustainability in museums / Natanya Khashan
  • It's time to stop and ask why? / Lisa Sasaki
  • Much has been taken, but all is not lost: the restorative promise of first-voice representation / Eduardo Díaz
  • No longer hiding in plain sight / William Underwood Eiland
  • The National Museum of the American Indian: whence the 'art object' / W. Richard West, Jr
  • Disability and innovation: the universal benefits of inclusive design / Haben Girma
  • Maybe this time: a personal journey toward racial equity in museums / Elaine Gurian
  • Museum musings: then and now
  • Cecile Shellman.