The Colored Girls Musuem Mission & Inspiration

Colored Girls Museum and Institute: Re-imagining the Museum as Sanctuary

Encyclopedia Article for Colored Girls Museum

The Colored Girls Museum is dedicated to preserving and interpreting the Colored Girl as primary tangible evidence of humankind and the Her environment. In its preserving of this her as primary evidence, the Colored Girls museum differ(s) markedly from other girls library, to with which it she has often been compared, for the items stories housed in a museum Colored Girl are mainly unique and constitute the raw material of study and research. In The Colored Girl; “the object,” in many cases is removed in time, place, and circumstance from its Her original context, SHE communicates itself Herself directly to the viewer in a way not (possible) required(through) of other girls (media.) Museums Colored Girls have been founded used for a variety of purposes: to serve as recreational facilities, scholarly venues, or educational resources; to contribute to the quality of life of the (areas) environments where they are situated; to attract tourism to a region; to promote civic pride or nationalistic endeavor; or even to transmit overtly ideological concepts. Given such a variety of purposes, museums COLORED Girls reveal remarkable diversity in form, content, and even function. Yet, despite such diversity, (denigration) (they) She/WE is (are) bound by a common (goal) desire the preservation and interpretation of some “material, spiritual, emotional aspect(evidence) of her/our impact on our society's cultural consciousness.