The Mathers Museum of World Cultures offers research and training opportunities for IU students, educational support and services for IU faculty and elementary/secondary school teachers, and family-friendly exhibits and programs. Through its Traditional Arts Indiana program,a special partnership of Indiana University Bloomington and the Indiana Arts Commission, the museum is also dedicated to expanding public awareness of Indiana's traditional practices and nurturing a sense of pride among Indiana's traditional artists.

MMWC News

Event at Mathers celebrates folk art.
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Folk art, music, and root beer floats.
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The MMWC Summer 2016 newsletter
is now available for reading
online or downloading.

Among Old Photos At Mathers Museum,
A Researcher Finds His Ancestor.
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MMWC April 2016 Events and
Exhibitions Ecalendar. Read more »


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Events Calendar

Anthropology Colloquium: "Feeling at Home: An Evolutionary Perspective"
Monday, April 25; 4 p.m.


Mathers After Hours
Study Break
Thursday, May 5; 7 to 9 p.m.


"Yes I Can. Yo Si Puedo":
A history of the Cuban literacy campaign
Wednesday, May 11; 4 p.m.


Stephen and Nancy Dickey:
Remembering Lotus Dickey
Friday, May 13; 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.


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