The Louisiana Creole Research Association Presents its 18th Annual Conference
, 2022-10-10 06:00:00,
This year’s conference spotlights the curation and preservation of Louisiana Creole culture through photography and other media
— Pat Schexnayder
NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA, UNITED STATES, October 10, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Leading New Orleans-based family research and educational organization, the Louisiana Creole Research Association, presents “We Know This Place”: Curating Louisiana’s Creole Heritage in partnership with the National Museum of African American History and Culture and Xavier University of Louisiana. The conference will take place on Saturday, October 22, at Xavier University of Louisiana from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm and includes a series of workshops and active learning platforms that allow participants to explore cultural preservation and documentation. In addition, attendees will learn about the process of digitization which speaks to the Smithsonian Institute’s mission of documenting African American life, history, and culture.
Following the workshops, attendees are invited to join the Louisiana Creole Research Organization’s members on Sunday, October 23 from 9:00 am – 11:00 am at the New Orleans Museum of Art for a curated tour of “Called to the Camera: Black American Studio Photographers.” This exhibition brings…
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