MEPD Alumnus Kenneth Davis to present at National Park Service Leadership WorkshopFriday 03 Dec 2010
MEPD alumnus Kenneth Davis will be presenting Removing Constraints, Creating Connection at the National Park Service’s 2010 Leading Excellence Interpretation and Education Workshop. The week-long leadership workshop starts on Monday, December 6th in Baltimore, MD. It’s not too late to register.
Kenneth’s timely presentation will examine how history museums can sustain youth audiences, tell relevant stories, give voice to the unheard and build communities by incorporating a Hip-Hop approach to educational programs and interpretive media. Kenneth’s presentation will:
Explore the multidisciplinary aspects of hip-hop culture and how this relates to exhibit design.
Apply design principles to interpretation and park programming.
Explore how hip-hop culture serve as a vehicle for a youth driven experience.