Amache Exhibit and Class Discussion on October 23rd

On Tuesday, October 23, come join Paul Harvey’s History 6760 “History of the American West” graduate seminar for a tour of the Amache Exhibit currently being curated at the Heller Center of UCCS. Professor Harvey’s class will be touring the exhibit from 4 – 5 p.m. on October 23rd, in the Studio of the Heller Center, followed by a discussion with curator Karin Larkin from about 5 – 5:30.

This past Spring, the DU Museum of Anthropology hosted Connecting the Pieces: Dialogues about the Amache Archaeology Collection an exhibit produced collaboratively by DU students and community members.  The exhibit featured items collected during the ongoing archaeological research at Amache, Colorado’s Japanese American internment camp.

This Fall, the exhibit will be at the Heller Center for the Arts and Humanities Studio Gallery on the campus of the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs.  You can access directions to the Heller Center at http://www.uccs.edu/~heller/contact.html

More information about the exhibit can be found here and here.

For Professor Harvey’s students especially, here is the schedule for that day for BOTH sections:

CLASS OCTOBER 23
Pizza, drink, goodies provided

4:00 – 4:45 view Amache exhibit at Heller Center Studio
4:45 – 5:30: discussion of exhibit with curator Karin Larkin
5:30 – 7:15: class in Main House on Milner, 8-11, with primary source discussion
7:15 – 8:00: more time to view exhibit

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