the anarchist's guide to historic house museums public discussion
May 23, 2016 6pm at the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, 1300 Locust St., Philadelphia, PA
Franklin D. Vagnone, Principal, Twisted Preservation Cultural Consulting, presents his and Deborah Ryan’s bold manifesto to upend traditional house museum interpretation and put forward a visitor-centric strategy that strengthens the connection between these treasured homes and their communities in fresh and unexpected ways.
Welcome: Kathryn Ott Lovell, Commissioner, Philadelphia Parks & Recreation Department
Respondent: Nathaniel Popkin, writer, editor, historian and journalist
Program begins at 6pm with a reception to follow.
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Brought to you by the Fairmount Park Conservancy, Park Charms, and the Philadelphia Society for the Preservation of Landmarks, in association with the Barra Foundation.