This free event, open to Atlanta area K-12 educators and administrators, begins at the Carlos Museum and ends at the Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Books Library as we co-host our Evening for Educators. Participants can explore both locations and learn more about the exhibitions “DO or DIE: Affect, Ritual, Resistance” by Dr. Fahamu Pecou at the Carlos, and “Building Emory’s African American Collections: Highlights from the Curatorial Career of Randall K. Burkett” at the Woodruff Library.
Educators will hear from curators and experts, participate in hands-on activities, receive pre/post visit classroom materials, and can register on-site for Carlos tours. Wine and light refreshments will be served. This event is free, but registration is required. To register, please visit: Emorylib.info/educatorsevening.
- 5:30PM: Doors open at the Carlos Museum.
- 6PM: Reception, presentation and viewing of “DO or DIE: Affect, Ritual, Resistance,” Ackerman Hall, Michael C. Carlos Museum.
- 7PM: Reception, presentation and viewing of “Building Emory’s African American Collections,” Schatten Gallery, Robert W. Woodruff Library.
*An optional tour of the Rose Library on the Woodruff Library’s 10th floor will be available every 15 minutes after 7:30 pm. On display will be “The Carlos as Catalyst: The Transformation of the Museum at Emory,” an exhibit that celebrates 100 years of the Carlos Museum.
Parking is available in the Oxford or Fishburne deck. For disability-related accommodations, please contact Rose Library Public Programming and Communications Manager, Sarah Jones in advance at 404-727-2495 or sarah [dot] jones [at] emory [dot] edu