Curators' Corner | Smithsonian feed for Curators' CornerenFri, 15 Feb 2019 20:12:39 +0000The Complex Role Faith Played for Incarcerated Japanese-Americans During World War II curator of religion Peter Manseau weighs in on a history that must be toldFri, 15 Feb 2019 20:12:39 +0000In the Fair City of Verona, Star-Cross'd Lovers Want to Believe in 'La Casa di Giulietta' number of visitors to this self-proclaimed Shakespearean “city of love” typically swells during the week around Valentine’s DayThu, 14 Feb 2019 13:31:01 +0000Checking in on the Health and Vigor of the Chesapeake Bay clean-up milestones are registered by a recent assessment of the nation’s largest estuary, a Smithsonian geographer drops in on the region Tue, 12 Feb 2019 11:00:00 +0000One Lesson From Burning Man—Embrace the Dust Lesson From Burning Man—Embrace the DustMon, 04 Feb 2019 15:30:24 +0000A Smithsonian Researcher Reflects on What It Will Take to Land Humans on Mars a new book on space exploration, Smithsonian curator emeritus Roger D. Launius predicts boots on the Red Planet ground by the 2030sThu, 31 Jan 2019 11:00:00 +0000Aretha Franklin’s Decades-Old Documentary Finally Comes to Theaters in 2019 2019 nationwide release, 47 years after it was made, means audiences at last will see the Queen of Soul’s transcendent masterpieceTue, 29 Jan 2019 13:00:00 +0000What We Learned About Our Human Origins in 2018 an upper jaw to red ocher paintings, two Smithsonian scholars note the significant discoveries in human evolution this trip around the sunFri, 28 Dec 2018 19:47:02 +0000