Prof. James Count Early

Director, Cultural Heritage Policies
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, United States
Participe à 3 sessions

James Counts Early has served in various positions at the Smithsonian since first coming on board in 1972 as a researcher in Brazil and the Caribbean for the African DiasporaFolklife Festival program. He has served as assistant provost for educational and cultural programs, assistant secretary for education and public service, and interim director of the Anacostia Community Museum. A long-time advocate for cultural diversity and equity issues in cultural and educational institutions, he focuses his research on participatory museology, cultural democracy statecraft policy, capitalist and socialist discourses in cultural policy, and Afro-Latin politics, history, and cultural democracy. He has curated several Folklife Festival programs, including South Africa: Crafting the Economic Renaissance of the Rainbow Nation (1999) and Sacred Sounds: Belief and Society (1997). James holds a B.A. in Spanish from Morehouse College and completed graduate work (A.B.D.) in Latin American and Caribbean history, with a minor in African and African American history, at Howard University.

Sessions auxquelles Prof. James Count Early participe

vendredi 3 juin, 2016 Fuseau horaire: EDT/Eastern Time (US & Canada)

13h00
13h00
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Workshop
Heritage as an Agent of Change (Epistemologies, Ontologies, Teaching)

dimanche 5 juin, 2016 Fuseau horaire: EDT/Eastern Time (US & Canada)

14h00
14h00
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Keynote with simultaneous translation / Conférence avec traduction simultanée
Co-Construction and Community Based HeritageHeritage Changes the Social OrderCitizenshipPublic eventSimultaneous translation - Traduction simultanée

lundi 6 juin, 2016 Fuseau horaire: EDT/Eastern Time (US & Canada)

13h30
13h30
Roundtable with simultaneous translation / Table ronde avec traduction simultanée
Heritage Changes PoliticsIntangible HeritagePublic eventHeritage changes politicsPolitical uses of heritageUses of heritageHeritage and conflictsSimultaneous translation - Traduction simultanée