Reading Artifacts Summer Institute 2012

Reading Artifacts Summer Institute

Location: Canada Science and Technology Museum, Ottawa, Ontario,

Dates: August 13-17, 2012
Registration Deadline: June 15, 2012

Presented by: Canada Science and Technology Museums Corporation

Discover alternative historical perspectives and methods in the midst
of Canada's largest collection in science, medicine and technology.
Our annual artifact sessions in the CSTM storage facility bring
together Canadian and international scholars from across the
disciplinary spectrum. Participants immerse themselves in our
collections, gaining renewed appreciation for artifacts and the
multiple, unpredictable stories they tell.

Guest Faculty for 2012: Allison C. Marsh, Assistant Professor of
History, University of South Carolina, Public History Program (Museum

The Reading Artifacts Summer Institute is for:
- Graduate Students
- Post-docs
- Faculty interested in teaching history through artifacts
- Scholars seeking to expand their research methods

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