Curators' Corner | Smithsonian feed for Curators' CornerenThu, 23 Mar 2017 13:30:15 +0000How Chuck Berry’s Cadillac and His Guitar, Maybellene, Came to the Smithsonian Kevin Strait from the African American History Museum details the day he met the great musicianThu, 23 Mar 2017 13:30:15 +0000The Storied, International Folk History of Beauty and The Beast about a bride and her animal groom have circulated orally for centuries in Africa, Europe, India and Central AsiaWed, 15 Mar 2017 13:00:00 +0000Finding Music Behind Prison Bars the Louisiana State Penitentiary and at a maximum-security prison in Malawi, the benefits of music are far-reachingThu, 02 Mar 2017 16:12:45 +0000The First Jazz Recording Was Made by a Group of White Guys? century ago, a recording of the startlingly novel "Livery Stable Blues" helped launch a new genreFri, 24 Feb 2017 15:10:32 +0000Why We Need to Fight to Save Mosul’s Cultural Heritage the battle to save Iraq from ISIS continues, Smithsonian experts are helping local people preserve their historyThu, 09 Feb 2017 14:00:00 +0000What the Director of the African American History Museum Says About the New Emmett Till Revelations after his death, the wife of his murderer confesses she lied under oath Fri, 03 Feb 2017 17:06:39 +0000What Death Threats Against My Parents Taught Me About Taking a Stand stories are an ideal way to explore themes like “where have I come from?” and “where am I going?”Thu, 02 Feb 2017 18:51:16 +0000Raise a Glass to the Smithsonian's First Beer Scholar McCulla is ready to start the “best job ever” chronicling the history of American brewingMon, 30 Jan 2017 15:03:00 +0000