Museums as places of collective memory and healing can also be spaces for action and mobilization. Explore strategies for how museums dealing with traumatic events, cultural prejudices and human rights can advocate for social change through interpretation, partnerships and technology. Join this conversation to hear how museums working locally and globally (Cambodia, South Africa) are tackling these issues and evaluating impacts via visitor feedback, community participation and policy changes.


  • Bonita Bennett
  • Susan Wigodner
  • Dina Bailey
  • Lisa Junkin Lopez