Culture Fix: Nayan Shah & Candace Browne on Rina Banerjee

We are bringing the exhibition and our programming to you! Our digital Culture Fix series offers brief explorations of exhibition objects.

Enjoy this Culture Fix with USC Professor Nayan Shah and Candace Browne.

About the Speakers:
Nayan Shah is Professor of American Studies and Ethnicity and History at USC. He is a historian with expertise in 19th and 20th century Asian American history and author of a book on South Asian migrants and their interracial relationships on the Pacific Coast and Southwest: Stranger Intimacy: Contesting Race, Sexuality and the Law in the North American West (University of California Press, 2011).

Candace Brown is the great-granddaughter of Viola Ida Lewis. A California native, she is a published photographer, wife, and mother of two. www.instagram.com/candacechere


UCLA Professor of Art History Saloni Mathur, Fowler Director of Education and Interpretation Amy Landau, USC Professor Nayan Shah, great-granddaughter of Viola Ida Lewis Candace Browne, and her husband Abdalla Abdelmageed



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