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For Immediate Release:
April 18, 2012

Media Contact:
Cathy Guerra
ferrec@miamidade.gov
305-235-1668



Free Lecture at the Deering Estate at Cutler ''Living Cultural Heritage in Korea''


(Miami-Dade County, FL) -- 
In partnership with the Archaeological Society of Southern Florida, the Deering Estate at Cutler presents a free lecture on the 2nd Thursday of each month. The next lecture is scheduled for Thursday, May 10th at 7:00 pm in the Visitor Center Auditorium at the Deering Estate at Cutler located at 16701 SW 72 Avenue. The lectures are free and open to the public.

Thursday, May 10, 2012 at 7:00 pm
Topic: "Living Cultural Heritage in Korea"
Presenter: Dr. Annette Fromm

Over the past seven years Dr. Annette Fromm has had the opportunity to travel to many locations in South Korea.  She had the opportunity to travel as President of the International Committee for Museums of Ethnography.  For the past four years she has served on the committee for the International Journal of Intangible Heritage.  Meeting yearly for a week in February, the committee members are taken to locations in South Korea to see a variety of museums and living cultural heritage. Dr. Fromm's lecture will cover displays and exhibits from her travels.

About the Deering Estate at Cutler:
The Deering Estate at Cutler, a Miami-Dade County Park, is located at 16701 SW 72 Avenue in Miami. This 444-acre natural and archeological preserve and historic site is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and serves as a center for education, culture and recreation. Historic house tours are offered daily at 10:30 am & 3:00 pm with admission to the Estate. EcoAdventure Tours are also offered throughout the year for an additional fee. For more information on the Deering Estate's educational and cultural programs, please visit Deering Estate.

To request material in accessible format, information on access for persons with disabilities, or sign language interpreter services (7 days in advance), call 305-755-7848.


 

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