Conversation@PAM: Cultural Appreciation or Appropriation?

All art including fashion has a long history of acquiring influences from various cultures but where is the line between cultural appreciation and cultural misappropriation? At what point does respect for other cultures lead to or become an exploitation of cultural imagery?

Don’t miss this engaging dialogue that recognizes the difference between appreciation and appropriation. Panelists Viet Than Nguyen, Josh Kun, Melissa Chan, and Aditi Mayer add their perspectives to this historical yet timely conversation. Cost: Free

Thursday, November 1st, 2018 | 7:00 PM
USC PACIFIC ASIA MUSEUM
46 North Los Robles Avenue | Pasadena, California 91101