The New-York Historical Society Presents “On Being and Belonging in America: Recalibrating Dialogue and Gallery Space for American and Native American Art”

The New-York Historical Society (NYHS) will host a virtual conversation on the Peabody Essex Museum’s new installation of Native American and American art with Philip J. Deloria, Marie Watt, and Karen Kramer on March 10, from 1pm – 2pm.

From the NYHS: The discussion will explore the challenges and rewards of combining two collections to consider what it means to belong in America and how artists have the power to transform what we see and how we think.


Philip J. Deloria (Dakota), Leverett Saltonstall Professor of History, Harvard University

Marie Watt (Seneca), artist

Karen Kramer, The Stuart W. and Elizabeth F. Pratt Curator of Native American and Oceanic Art and Culture, Peabody Essex Museum

The event is free but registration is required to attend. For more information and to register, click here.