Schedule of Events
|9:00-9:30||Welcome, Science Bldg. Coffee, tea, and juice will be provided. An initial get-acquainted opportunity and time to pick up programs, fill out name tags, and meet other participants.|
|9:30-10:30||Dr. Steven L.
Grafe, illustrated presentation on the history of the
Spalding/Allen collection, with discussion period.
|10:30-11:00||Recess to adjacent
reception area; Nez Perce weaving artist, Ms. Lynnette Pinkham, will give a
master class on the technique of flat-twined weaving.
|11:00-12:00||Mary Schlick, illustrated presentation on the history and development of flat-twined bags on the Columbia River Plateau, with discussion period.|
with visits to exhibits at AMAM and OC Library.
|2:00-2:40||Panel Discussion: “The Educational Value of Museum Collections”
with Dr. Grimm, Dr. Baumann, and Ms. Atack.
|2:45-3:30||Panel Discussion: “Ethical issues in the repatriation of Native American art and material culture,” Dr. Joyce Szabo. Dr. Szabo will introduce and chair a panel on repatriation of Native American patrimony.|
|3:30-3:45||Presentation of Oberlin twined bag to Mr. Josiah Pinkham, Nez Perce Tribal Ethnographer.|
|3:45-4:45||Ms. Lynnette Pinkham, demonstration and discussion, Part II, book exhibit (by the Oberlin Book Store) and contemporary basketry display.|