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Museum of Anthropology

1834 Wake Forest Road Winston-Salem, NC 27106

The Museum of Anthropology at Wake Forest University creates awareness of global cultures by collecting, protecting, managing, and exhibiting archaeological artifacts, ethnographic objects, and visual arts of past and present peoples, and providing opportunities for intercultural learning.

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336.758.5282

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moa.wfu.edu

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Death at the Crossroads: A Dramatic Reading of Yoruba Art

Death at the Crossroads: A Dramatic Reading of... 7/26 10:00am

Arts & Entertainment, Visual Art, Exhibit, Multicultural / International, Diversity, Community, Next Week at Wake / Administrative, Museum of Anthropology

The MOA’s extensive Yoruba collections are showcased in this exhibit, set as a visual narration of Nobel Prize-winning author Wole Soyinka's classic play,...

Incredible Journeys: The Life Histories of Museum Objects

Incredible Journeys: The Life Histories of... 7/26 10:00am

Arts & Entertainment, Visual Art, Exhibit, Multicultural / International, Diversity, Next Week at Wake / Administrative, Museum of Anthropology

Wake Forest first-year students in museum studies curated this exhibit exploring the “object biographies” of intriguing specimens in MOA’s collections. The...

Musical Narratives of the Southwest Pacific Rim

Musical Narratives of the Southwest Pacific Rim 7/26 10:00am

Arts & Entertainment, Music, Exhibit, Multicultural / International, Community, Next Week at Wake / Administrative, Museum of Anthropology

Highlighting the Museum of Anthropology’s collections of musical instruments, masks, shadow puppets, and dance costumes from Indonesia, Australia, New...

The Many Meanings of African Cloth

The Many Meanings of African Cloth 7/26 10:00am

Arts & Entertainment, Exhibit, Multicultural / International, Community, Next Week at Wake / Administrative, Museum of Anthropology

Cloth is a part of everyday life—from the garments we wear to the art on our walls. Focusing on Africa, this exhibit demonstrates how different materials...

Death at the Crossroads: A Dramatic Reading of Yoruba Art

Death at the Crossroads: A Dramatic Reading of... 7/27 10:00am

Arts & Entertainment, Visual Art, Exhibit, Multicultural / International, Diversity, Community, Next Week at Wake / Administrative, Museum of Anthropology

The MOA’s extensive Yoruba collections are showcased in this exhibit, set as a visual narration of Nobel Prize-winning author Wole Soyinka's classic play,...

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