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Aug. 3, 2021

s1e6 Museums Face Today's Challenges

s1e6 Museums Face Today's Challenges

On decolonization, racial justice, and gender equity


In series 1 episode 6, co-hosts Ann Shafer and Ben Levy continue their conversation about the Western canon, the state of museums in the 21st century, and discuss breaking down the systems that are the foundation of the modern museum.

Episode image: Ann Shafer and Ben Levy hold parts of Henri Matisse's Poésies de Mallarmé in the study room of the Baltimore Museum of Art. Photo by Rena Hoisington.

Platemark is produced by Ann Shafer
Series one co-host: Ben Levy
Series two co-host: Tru Ludwig
Theme music:
Michael Diamond