Carol Bossert podcasts

Fall Conference Review

Carol will share her observations from the Museum Computer Network and MuseumNext conferences.

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Encore: Imagining America

Imagining America is an organization of publicly engaged artists, designers, scholars and community activists...

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On Light

Lighting is often the first item to be cut from an exhibition budget, if it was even considered in the first place....

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On Diversity

What can the business community teach the cultural sector about diversity? Stephanie Cunningham, Curator of Education...

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Encore: Joy and Justice

Much has been written lately about how museums can become more involved in social justice issues. In fact, the 2015...

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Discussion with Tony Butler

From the founding of the Happy Museum Project to the redevelopment of the Silk Mill as Derby’s Museum of Making, Tony...

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Cemetery Programming

What do cemeteries and museums have in common? Join the discussion this week as Robin Simonton Executive Director of...

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Immersive Learning

Historic sites provide a sense of place, especially for students. But how can we make their experience truly...

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Encore: Mounting Frustration

In her book “Mounting Frustration: The Art Museum in the Age of Black Power,” Susan Cahan brings to light the stories...

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Teaching with Art

Ronna Tulgan Ostheimer, education director at the Clark, will share her philosophy about art education and how a...

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Empowering Leaders

What makes a good leader? For all our talk about leadership in the museum field, its definition remains elusive. This...

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Keeping Their Marbles

Every object tells a story. In 'Keeping Their Marbles' Tiffany Jenkins has written a fabulous account of how western...

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Completing the Picture

The works that an artist creates is only part of their story. Their diaries, letters and even their emails provide...

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Museums and Social Action

We talk a lot about how museums can support social agendas, but seem to be short on examples. This week Peter...

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Measuring Success

Why is it so difficult to measure success in museums? This week I talk with John Jacobsen about his new book that...

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Ethics of Exhibition

Museums have a long and sometimes sordid history of collecting and exhibiting human remains. This week I am talking...

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Museums and Timeliness

With so much troubling news coming from Baton Rouge, Dallas, and Baltimore, I wanted to take some time to reflect...

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Food on Exhibit

Food is a universal language and my guest, Michelle Moon, believes museum goers are ready to be engaged through...

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Discovery

Children’s museums have come a long way over the years, and the Bay Area Discovery Museum is a leader in this regard....

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Everything Digital

Are we there yet? Join me this week for a fabulous conversation with Carolyn Royston, Director of Digital at the...

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