Stolen, Smuggled, Sold: On the Hunt for Cultural Treasures by Nancy Moses

START DATE | TIME
Thursday, February 8, 2018
2:00pm
END DATE | TIME
Thursday, February 8, 2018
3:00pm
LOCATION
Preservation Foundation
Event Address

311 Peruvian Ave 
Palm Beach, FL 33480
United States

Nancy Moses

Lecture/Book Signing
Free to Members
$30 for Non-Members
Reservations Required

Nancy Moses’ books explore the stories behind iconic cultural treasures and the provocative issues they raise. She is author of Stolen, Smuggled, Sold: On the Hunt for Cultural Treasures (Rowman & Littlefield, 2015) and the award-winning book, Lost in the Museum: Buried Treasures and the Stories They Tell (AltaMira Press 2008). Her op eds and articles have appeared in The Wall Street JournalPhiladelphia Inquirer, Boston Globe and many other publications. Her Power Lunch column in the online edition of Philadelphia Business Journal profiles influential women. 

Moses began her career as a Program Chief at the National Endowment for the Humanities and then went on to top management positions at WQED-Pittsburgh Public Broadcasting, University of Pennsylvania. She served as Executive Director of the Atwater Kent Museum of Philadelphia History and has founded and led communications, marketing, and planning firms.  Nancy Moses serves as Chair of the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, appointed by Governor Wolf.  She holds BA and MA degrees from the George Washington University.

 
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Lecture