Deborah L. Mack
Deborah L. Mack is the associate director for community and constituent services at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture. An anthropologist by training, she leads a museum division focused on outreach, training, and technical support for African American communities; programs with international organizations; collaborative projects with other institutions, museums, and agencies; and support of alliances and collaborations with cultural service institutions. Mack has advised extensively on museum organizational and strategic planning, on interpretive and exhibition development, and with public resource organizations such as the National Endowment for the Humanities, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
- "History" Is What We Choose to Remember: Public History in Our Communities
- Connecting African Sources to African American Interpretation: Evidence and Intellectual Practice
- Connecting History and Museum Practice
- New "American" Stories and New "American" Audiences
- The Meaning of "African American Audiences" in the Twenty-First Century