Tag Archives: Corcoran

Blogging After Orlando


In an effort to get inspired to get back into blogging regularly, this past week I went back and read my entire blog so far. By reading five years of my own writing, I watched as I went from gushy … Continue reading

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Museum Peeps


The Washington Post’s annual Peeps diorama contest inevitably contains entries reflecting current events and pop culture from the past year (see, for example, this year’s collection of Miley Cyrus-themed works, in addition to references to Edward Snowden, the Sochi Olympics, … Continue reading

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Seven Recent Reads 2/23/14


“what’s a museum attendant?” by a blogger named Alexandra at her Museum Attendants Diary blog. It appears to be the solitary (or only remaining) post from no later than 2010 about working in a museum in Moscow, but I only recently … Continue reading

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Occasionally Free


In 2007, Gypsy McFelter asks in Museum News magazine (the American Association of Museums publication now known as Museum), “Is there a middle ground between free admission and a standard entrance fee [to museums]?” The article focuses on art museums … Continue reading

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