University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
has started its own, free electronic newsletter. To sign up for
UPM's E-Musings visit the Museum's homepage at www.upenn.edu/museum/
. Each tree-loving "issue" will be filled with information
about Museum special events, exhibitions, new publications, shop
specials and ground-breaking research in archaeology and anthropology.
Cornered, a mini-featurette, puts Museum curators and researchers
in the "hot seat," as they consider contemporary issues
and concerns--from the modern Olympics to our yearly Tax Time
Angst--from a distinctively anthropological perspective.
Director's Forum is an opportunity for e-newsletter subscribers
to give the Museum Director, and the Museum staff, direct input
on a variety of museum issues.
today's fast-changing world, we believe that the anthropological
perspective, and a commitment to open-ended learning about cultural
diversity and complexity, is more vital than ever before,"
noted Dr. Jeremy A. Sabloff, the Museum's Charles Williams Director.
"The Museum is committed to reaching, and communicating with,
a worldwide community of scholars, students and the public, and
we see E-Musings as an important new step in that ongoing
invite Penn's richly diverse community to sign up for E-Musings--and
join us in our mission, and our adventure!"