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Your Call: How do different cultures honor their ancestors?

Bryan Keith Thomas

On the December 31st edition of  Your Call, we’ll revisit our  conversation with artists about the 21st annual Oakland Museum’s Day of the Dead exhibition, Rituals + Remembrance.

It explores how Latin American, Filipino, Hawaiian, African Americans and other cultures view death, memory, and healing. How do your remember yours? Join the conversation, on the next Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.


Bryan Keith Thomas, painter, and an associate professor at the California College of the Arts, in San Francisco & Oakland

Evelyn Orantes, curator of Public Practice at the Oakland Museum of California

Web Resources:

Oakland Museum of California: Rituals + Remembrance exhibit

SF Weekly: Remembering Nuestros Angelitos at the Oakland Museum of California

East Bay Express: Bringing Day of the Dead to Life