Shelley Ruth Butler

Lecturer & Principal, Curatorial Dreams: Creative Workshops for Museum and Heritage Professionals, Researchers, and Community Groups
McGill University, Institute for the Study of Canada
Participates in 1 Session
Shelley Ruth Butler is a cultural anthropologist who researches museums, heritage sites, and cultural politics in Canada and South Africa. Recent publications include essays on township tourism in Slum Tourism: Poverty, Power, Ethics (2012) and on reflexive museology in Museum Theory: An Expanded Field (2014).  Her ethnography, Contested Representations: Revisiting Into the Heart of Africa (1999 & 2011) is widely taught in museology and public history.  She is co-editor (with Erica Lehrer) of Curatorial Dreams: Critics Imagine Exhibition (2016).  She teaches interdisciplinary courses with the McGill Institute for the Study of Canada and conducts Curatorial Dreaming workshops with museum and heritage professionals, researchers, and community groups. 
 

Sessions in which Shelley Ruth Butler participates

Tuesday 7 June, 2016

Time Zone: EDT/Eastern Time (US & Canada)
13:30
13:30
Thinking Through the Museum: Difficult Knowledge in Public - 1 hour 30 minutes - 13:30  -  15:00
Concordia, John Molson School of Business Building (MB) - MB S1.430 Roundtable
Angela Failler, University of Winnipeg (Participant) Erica Lehrer, Concordia University, Canada Research Chair in Museum & Heritage Studies, Concordia University (Participant) Heather Igloliorte, Concordia University (Participant) Shelley Ruth Butler, McGill University, Institute for the Study of Canada (Moderator) Monica Patterson, Carleton University (Participant) Jennifer C. Robinson, University of Victoria (Participant)

Sessions in which Shelley Ruth Butler attends

Friday 3 June, 2016

Time Zone: EDT/Eastern Time (US & Canada)
13:00
13:00
What is Critical Heritage Studies: Open Forum - 2 hours - 13:00  -  15:00  |  Signup required
UQAM, pavillon J.-A. De Sève (DS) - DS-R520 Workshop
James Count Early, Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, United States (Participant) Adèle Esposito, Centre national de la recherche scientifique, UMR AUSser Architecture, Urbanistique, Société, France (Participant) Tim Winter, Deakin University (Moderator) Zeynep Gunay, Istanbul Technical University (Participant) Rodney Harrison, University College London (Participant) Pedro Paulo Funari, Unicamp (Participant) Ullrich Kockel, Intercultural Research Centre, Heriot-Watt University (Participant)
17:00
17:00
Opening Ceremony and Cocktail - 2 hours 30 minutes - 17:00  -  19:30  |  Signup required
Concordia, Grey Nuns Motherhouse (GN) - Former Chapel Cocktail
Tim Winter, Deakin University (Potential) Lucie K. Morisset, Chaire de recherche du Canada en patrimoine urbain (Potential) Clarence Epstein, Concordia University (Moderator) Christine Zachary-Deom (Participant) Luc Noppen, Chaire de recherche du Canada en patrimoine urbain (Participant) Serge Joyal (Participant)
19:30
19:30
The Garden of the Grey Nuns / Le jardin des sœurs grises - 1 hour 30 minutes - 19:30  -  21:00
Concordia, Grey Nuns Motherhouse (GN) - GN 1210 Research-Creation
Cynthia Hammond, Concordia University, Department of Art History, Canada (Moderator)

Saturday 4 June, 2016

Time Zone: EDT/Eastern Time (US & Canada)
11:00
11:00
13:30
13:30
Paper
Silvia Forni, Royal Ontario Museum (Participant)

Sunday 5 June, 2016

Time Zone: EDT/Eastern Time (US & Canada)
9:00
9:00
Paper
Lon Dubinsky, Concordia University (Participant)

Monday 6 June, 2016

Time Zone: EDT/Eastern Time (US & Canada)
9:00
9:00
In-community session: Walking Post-Industrial Areas - 1 hour 30 minutes - 9:00  -  10:30  |  Signup required
Salon Laurette - Salon Laurette Roundtable
Simon Bradley (Participant) Cynthia Hammond, Concordia University, Department of Art History, Canada (Participant) Steven High, Centre for Oral History and Digital Storytelling (Moderator) Toby Butler, University of East London (Participant)
15:30
15:30
Keynote: Il n'est de patrimoine qu'au futur...| Only in the future will it be heritage... (Xavier Greffe) - 1 hour 30 minutes - 15:30  -  17:00  |  Signup required
Concordia, John Molson School of Business Building (MB) - MB 1.210 Keynote with simultaneous translation / Conférence avec traduction simultanée
Xavier Greffe, University paris I (Participant) Luc-Normand Tellier, UQAM (Moderator)
17:00
17:00
Concordia, John Molson School of Business Building (MB) - MB 3.130 Event
18:00
18:00
Film Series Celebration : Sugar Shack Event - 1 hour - 18:00  -  19:00  |  Signup required
Concordia, LB Building - LB 123 Cocktail
Gwenaëlle Reyt (Participant) Jessica Mace, UQAM (Moderator) Marie-Blanche Fourcade (Moderator) Michelle L. Stefano, University of Maryland, American Studies, United States (Participant)

Tuesday 7 June, 2016

Time Zone: EDT/Eastern Time (US & Canada)
12:30
12:30
Lunchboxes | Boîtes à lunch - 1 hour - 12:30  -  13:30
Concordia, Engineering, Computer Science and Visual Arts Integrated Complex Building (EV) - EV Atrium Repas
13:00
13:00
Concordia, Engineering, Computer Science and Visual Arts Integrated Complex Building (EV) - EV Atrium Research-Creation
Anique Vered, Concordia University (Moderator)
13:30
13:30
Tour
Chantal Turbide, L'Oratoire Saint-Joseph du Mont-Royal (Participant)
Paper
Chantal Turbide, L'Oratoire Saint-Joseph du Mont-Royal (Participant)
15:00
15:00
Break | Pause - 30 minutes - 15:00  -  15:30
Concordia, John Molson School of Business Building (MB) - MB Atrium Pause
15:30
15:30
Concordia, John Molson School of Business Building (MB) - MB S1.115 Roundtable
Susan Ashley, Northumbria University (Participant) Marie-Claude Larouche, Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières, Département des sciences de l'éducation (Participant) Phaedra Livingstone (Moderator) Jennifer Carter, UQAM (Participant)