Curators' Corner | Smithsonian feed for Curators' CornerenThu, 09 Feb 2017 14:00:00 +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 +0000How to Create an Insect Habitat in Your Garden Smithsonian gardener offers tips for sheltering the insects during the frosty winter months Wed, 25 Jan 2017 19:59:03 +0000"Mr. President, How Long Must Women Wait For Liberty?" January 1917, women took turns picketing the White House with a voice empowered by American democracy Thu, 12 Jan 2017 16:08:52 +0000The Tradition of Presidential Portraiture, Explained transition of office holders includes the official commissioning of the portrait of the outgoing First Lady and PresidentFri, 30 Dec 2016 14:00:00 +0000Natalie Portman's "Jackie" Reminds Us Why JFK's Assassination Became Our National Tragedy Smithsonian scholar revisits those critical decisions Jacqueline Kennedy made following the death of her husband Tue, 27 Dec 2016 15:24:22 +0000