Curators' Corner | Smithsonian feed for Curators' CornerenThu, 20 Oct 2016 17:10:40 +0000I Was a Card-Carrying Member of the "First Moon Flights" Club card is now a historical museum artifact, but I’ll never give up my dream to fly to the MoonThu, 20 Oct 2016 17:10:40 +0000Is Bob Dylan a Poet? the enigmatic singer, songwriter and troubadour takes the Nobel Prize in literature, one scholar ponders what his work is all aboutThu, 13 Oct 2016 20:13:20 +0000What Langston Hughes’ Powerful Poem “I, Too" Tells Us About America's Past and Present historian David Ward reflects on the work of Langston HughesThu, 22 Sep 2016 13:35:57 +0000Why It Takes a Great Rivalry to Produce Great Art historian David Ward takes a look at a new book by Sebastian Smee on the contentious games artists playFri, 09 Sep 2016 15:43:46 +0000Remembering 9/11, From a Scrawled Note to a Scrap of Fuselage objects both ordinary and extraordinary help us reflect on the devastationThu, 08 Sep 2016 13:00:00 +0000Your Questions About African-American History, Answered special edition of Ask Smithsonian on the occasion of the opening of a new Smithsonian museumThu, 01 Sep 2016 14:56:58 +0000The Definitive Story of How the National Museum of African American History and Culture Came to Be courting Chuck Berry in Missouri to diving for a lost slave ship off Africa, the director's tale is a fascinating oneMon, 29 Aug 2016 16:50:35 +0000