Museums should honor the everyday, not just the extraordinary | Ariana Curtis
Who deserves to be in a museum?
For too long, the answer has been "the extraordinary" -- those aspirational historymakers who inspire us with their successes.
But those stories are limiting, says museum curator Ariana Curtis.
In a visionary talk, she imagines how museums can more accurately represent history by honoring the lives of people both extraordinary and everyday, prominent and hidden -- and amplify diverse perspectives that should have always been included.